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  • Great ideas here! I'm only 29 days away from the official publication date now. One thing I wondered about is having a few quotes from the book and maybe a photo or tw...
  • One thing that I like about Girl, Interrupted is Kaysen's use of official documents from the mental institution that offer insights into how young women were expected...
  • When I self-published my first book, I wrote on my blog (or Facebook or somewhere) that people were encouraged to send me a note if they found any typos. After working...
  • Shary, I am THRILLED to hear this! You were my first "official" client. I'd worked with a couple people I knew personally and felt like that didn't really count. Did you know I w...
  • I'm so-o-o jealous. I love Toastmasters! I used to work for a university that wanted the employees to join so they set up meetings on campus. Everyone else grumbled ab...
  • The She Writes newsletter is something I always put aside for uninterrupted savoring.  It's full of realistic and positive advice, a constant encouragement and educati...
  • I totally agree with you on the Benjamin Button covers above. Love the man in the carriage! I have not slept with nearly enough artsy people to have an official opini...
  • Pinar Tarhan commented on her article Writing Till You Drop...
    Thanks for commenting, Michelle. That voice thing is a great trick and I try to use it too, but sometimes it happens even when there is not an official deadline. You w...
  • There has always been sexism in literature, in reviews, in publishing, in politics.  Until women stand up for all women, sexism will continue.  We don't stand up for a...
  • Here in Israel, our former president, Moshe Katsav, (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moshe_Katsav) was recently convicted on two counts of rape and other sexual offenses...