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  • I consider being a writer a vocation, as I also consider home-schooling my daughter a vocation. :0) Society has a big part in why most artists do not earn a living wag...
  • Thank you for sharing your dilemma and your insights, Zetta. Every year I intend to sit down and polish one of my MSs-in-Progress, and each year November 1st finds me...
  • Enjoyed reading this post. I plan to be one of those authors who keeps up with my platform and still works on projects I am passionate about. I am also passionate abou...
  • Brooke, You misunderstand me. I DO think that indie writers need to adhere to higher e...rial services. So they pay but the book is of a high standard. It's a business model that works for you and for a...
  • Virginia...WOW. Incredible poem! These are my favorite lines: I can't feel your tears on crinkled paper the space is too impersonal the script too formal as it marches across the page in uniform succession. Thank you for speaking Truth to us this Saturday morning.
  • Very much enjoyed reading this post.  Have been thinking about writing a memoir, but have held back quite a bit, not sure where I want to go with it.   Sometimes temp...
  • Ohhh, I just saw some of the other posts. I am going with the free Create Space ISBN, because (1) I am a poor writer (lol) and (2) at this point, I only intend to sell...
  • Thank you so much for this post and your list, Brooke.  It really does give me a whole new spin on the novel I am currently in the process of writing.  It will probabl...
  • I was a senior in high school and had never been asked to a formal dance. The boy I had a crush on was going with someone else, and I needed to be there just to see hi...
  • I think living in the moment is different from working on more than one project at a time.  I need to switch gears frequently; helps to keep me from feeling frustrated...