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  • Oh, this is delightful! True story: When I got pregnant with my second child, I told my new husband - we'd been together less than a year, a whirlwind romance - that I...
  • Not provincial at all, just if you aren't in direct contact with police officers and social workers who have been brought up on lads mags and porn, it's difficult to k...
  • I've heard nothing but dreadful things about AuthorSolutions. See this, for example: http://indiereader.com/2012/07/penguins-new-business-model-exploiting-writers I worked...
  • I agree with most of this, but I have to say, regarding CreateSpace:  I was happy with the quality of the books they printed for me.  A couple of times I did get a box...
  • I'm right there with you, Caitlyn--to the letter and starting with the need to have a chunk of free time and not just a few minutes in the middle of everything else--I...
  • I"ve refused to pay for those segregated reviews, which may not be a good thing. I enter some contests, but not the ones that charge hundreds of dollars. When I do a G...
  • Amy Wise commented on her article African American Section....
    Judaye, Hmmm...that is very interesting that you complained 20 years ago, but now today when we should be waaayyy more forward thinking, they are helping you. I was t...
  • Oh, I forgot to mention your book cover. Sorry. Don't "They" know the cover is what draws the reader to pick up the book. I have a dreadful cover on one of my middle g...
  • I've discovered another compelling reason to get your editing done before you submit. I support my writing habit by editing, and signing up for the freelance editor li...
  • @Pamela, this is good to know. I think Amazon is responsive to authors, and I think the quality of the books varies. My sense is that glossy covers are better than mat...