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What's the absolute best use for new writing material?

My first book is currently in production with She Writes Press for publish date of April 2014. Meanwhile, while writing Book 1, I completel…

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She Writes Press News: Announcing Hysterical, by Rebecca Coffey

There are several serviceable biographies about child psychoanalyst Anna Freud, who lived from 1895 to 1982. But as a fictional memoir, Hys…

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She Writes Press News: Announcing Transforming Knowledge, by Jean Fox O'Barr

A record of O’Barr’s personal and professional journey—one that paralleled the growth of the women’s movement and the development of women’…

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Memoir writing

I have written in the last six months over 1000 pages of my memoir.  I have no problem with the inspiration because I have a lot to write a…

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Thinking of Self-Publishing

My first MS ( a four part saga) is traditionally published. I'm thinking about self-publishing my next MS. A stand alone mystery with a twi…

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Help Forum

Welcome to the She Writes Feedback Forum!  Feel free to leave us a note with your comments, concerns, or questions.    If you would like in…

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Bad Reviews

I've always been able to walk away from a bad review with a little more knowledge. What if the review is not constructive and just seems me…

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0 Nov 14

In Six Words: "My Current Project"

What are you working on right now? What one sentence or string of words would you use to describe it?In six words, tell us: What is your cu…

Started by Krissa Lagos

122 Oct 25
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copyrighting a manuscript

I was at a writers' conference last week, and a speaker strongly advised writers to copyright their book manuscript before sending it out t…

Started by Katherine Flannery Dering

3 Oct 5
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God: Masculine or feminine

In writing for preschoolers would you use a masculine or feminine pronoun for God when referring to  him/her as Creator?

Started by Cheryl Giles

3 Sep 7
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Can we celebrate HRC's achievement as both a woman and a great candidate?

Someone (a woman) on FB just took offense that I celebrated HRC's nomination because she is a woman, so let me be clear: I have never voted…

Started by Elayne Clift

0 Jul 29

Writer Club or Organization in Bastrop Tx.

Is anyone aware of a writer's club or group in Bastrop, Texas?

Started by Carlos LoPopolo

2 Jul 22
Reply by Kamy Wicoff

First day here. I would love to meet fellow Memoir writers and poets

I have finished 40,000 words towards my Memoir but hit a 'snag' after uncovering some anger issues towards my mom and my dad who are both l…

Started by Michelle Monet

1 Jun 28
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