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    For people who celebrate the quirkiness, poetry, and frustration of the English language....
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    • Hi Sara, I see African American literature as not being monolithic. There is not one specific genre or theme that defines black literature. Oh Lord, this is a topic I...
    • Are you using the "Share This" widget for Wordpress which is here: http://sharethis.com/publishers/getbutton/wordpress/ The tricky part is figuring out where to embed...
    • Ah yes, Elisa...if it were only easier it would be so MUCH better. I'm not sure WHY it doesn't work with simply copy/pasting the code into a widget/gadget.... I unders...

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    • Bernadette Geyer posted a status
      I will be offering online workshops for writers through WOW! Women on Writing in 2018 ... "Simplify Your Book-Writing Process with a Book Style Guide" is the first. St...
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      YOU BETTER STRAIGHTEN UP AND FLY RIGHT This phrase has been playing on repeat in my mind the last couple days. Where did it come from? It feels like it’s coming from...
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      Helping new authors to achieve their aspirations is one of my goals as a published author. I know how much time, effort, love, frustration, and pride go into any liter...

    Comments

    • I totally understand your frustration with social media. I just braved the social...rin advised me, you have to shift hats as a writer, shifting from creative mode to business mode. My main apprehension is maki...
    • Kamy, Thank you so much for your reply. Yes, I think you're right that the breakthrough moment often comes just beyond the height of the frustration--and that makes the final product all the more rewarding. I look forward to getting to know you better as well. Warm regards, Lisa
    • You've begun to hit on something there. It's all a matter of perspective. If you are at a point where you are not writing, there's an issue to be resolved. Rather than...