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    I spent (wasted) a year of my life writing query letters to agents. Meanwhile my book was developing and becoming too long for the practicality/convenience of publishe...
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    I've been trying to get evolution recently. That is: I've been trying to see whether I feel that Amit Goswami, in his book Creative Evolution, solves things for me. I'...
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    What strategies do you use to direct traffic to your blog? What are you doing as we speak? What has worked and what hasn't? Are you methodical or random about encourag...
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  • Hello Monica, New writer publishing a memoir. The subject matter interests me from the perspective of developing coping mechanisms and self-care skills for memoir writers. I worked in various aspects of child welfare services and have some ideas about the subject. Looking forward to the discussion.
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    The Farm By George Benda This is an eye-opening and p...wake up in time to keep our civil liberties and our modern life as we knew it intact?...for everyone who is worried about the state of our modern world and is ready to take...
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    NEED AN IDEA FOR YOUR NEXT NOVEL? Your book has been published, the publicity links have been made, and royalties are beginning to arrive as you breath...


  • The advice here is great. I am still working on developing some sort of writing discipline and routine.
  • I'm glad to hear you only have one or two beta readers. I don't have anyone reading while I write at all, and then only one or two people and they are not very reliabl...
  • Thank you for this insightful post, because have been mulling over this question. I am new to writing as a career choice: I left corporate after almost 20 years and fi...