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  • 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...
  • Yeeeees, thank you for sharing! You state things so clearly that I can really nod too,...t my instincts as a paid writer (which have been set to "panic and desperation mode" for a few months) have been...
  • Great read very informative and I had no idea all this lady did for us tod...here was a time we had to fight to get out of the mother homemaker mode and now there are some ladies that want that mode and are made to feel that the...
  • Hi Emily, Don't be scared and keep writing. What you're seeing is a culmination of rel...lusive in retail book chains because they still operate in this Depression Era mode. Support your libraries in an...
  • Hi Andrea, I have encountered the same thing online: rampant misogyny and pro-rape comments. As the other commenter Rosey Goodman mentioned, it seems to be growing at...
  • With any new industry ('new' in a mainstream sense, since ebooks have actually been a...n the growth slows right down and entities start to re-evaluate their business models, that we can start to see c...
  • Zetta, I don't know that we are disagreeing because I notice that you offer editing services. So you obviously think that editing is important. Yes, you said you found...
  • Well, I find it hard to believe that a huge corp. like Amazon cares about the quality of each book it lists. Their bottom line is profits, as is any business. This new...
  • Rings a bell here. My first novel attempt in the early 1980s did not go well, as I am embarrassed by the way I wrote, But, it was my first novel length. As I was still...
  • I've learned that there are a few things I will have to accept if I'm going to be a mother that writes. And by that I mean a mother that writes while her kids are arou...