“Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” Winston Churchill
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I launched Rants Raves & Reviews in July 1997. It was the first website I ever designed. This was back before “blogging” was even a thing. I…Blog 5 Lessons I Learned from Book Blogging 4 Likes Lit Life | Time Management 101
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I’m more than two-thirds through an edit that I hope will make my young adult novel ready for the final round of submissions to agents and…Blog Writing when SAD 9 Likes It’s Book Tour Time Again!
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This isn’t the first time I’ve written about this topic, and I suspect it won’t be the last. Just today I had to fend off an invitation from a…
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b.) sing fourteen different versions…Blog Writing 1 Like
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Is your first book launch coming up? Do you have a signing scheduled? Are you ready to go on tour?
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I've been eagerly anticipating the release of Meg Waite Clayton’s The Race for Paris, a novel in the same WWII genre of historical fiction as my novel Even in…Blog She Writes the Sisters - Meg Waite Clayton 5 Likes