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  • Thank you so much for sharing. Yes, as an fairly unknown author I thought the days of book tours was a thing of the past. Unless you are a celebrity, no one wants to i...
  • This article has done more for me in the hour it took me to fully read and grasp it than any other form of motivation has in my life of writing. To come to an outlet t...
  • I concur! It drives me absolutely crazy, too!I was an English major in college, so when I hear inappropriate use of our language (or read it), it's like a neon sign up...
  • I've had a mixed response to this controversy. On the one hand, it seems clearly absurd to me that so few writers (even on the list of 100) were women, and that out of...
  • I've been planning to take myself on a "Writer's Retreat" this spring in a nice, clean hotel ten minutes from my house--just as you suggested. I'm really looking forwa...
  • Ellen, thank you so much for reminding me of your excellent post! And Kelly, I hear you. I was expressing how I feel when I am in the doldrums, but by the same token I...
  • It is strengthening for me to ponder the fact that that Moms are individuals who never have and never will neatly will fit into any category. The cultures we live in c...
  • This is the side of the business that's a hard lesson learned for most writers. You (speaking for myself) grow into this feeling, the compulsion to write, you invest y...
  • Hi Cate, I get it, believe me. I guess I feel that where there's a will there's a way. I am talking about self-publishing. And you can self-publish for not too much mo...
  • Excellent article! I've been sadly pondering this subject since the announcement. On Sunday, my husband and I put our gardening hats aside and took a ride on our four...