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  • I believe that part of the problem lies in the perception of the issue as a "block." I...ur subconscious, which happens more easily when the brain is in a more relaxed mode.
  • Altering "Huckleberry Finn" is wrong. And stupid. For all the reasons Cynthia, Marcia, Sarah-Jane, and others list. But that's just me; a donkey, a chowder-head, a lace-curtain but more often shanty, Irish American doll, chippy, broad, lady, chick, b*tch, whore, slut . . . you get the idea.
  • It really helps to set up a submission system of some kind. I am a regular submitter (though not 12 per month), and I've had about 10 stories published in the last dec...
  • Nice comeback. Two years shows how strong you are. (clap) (clap). I'm not sure I would be able to do the same. ; ) By the way, regarding my wishes, since I'm not reall...
  • Tuesday I'll be posting a list of 'blah' words to look for (adverbs and adjectives) and share some 'sparkly' words to use instead (Thanks to Autumn!!!)! It should be another post to print off and keep for use while you are writing or editing!  Cheers!
  • I love that we are all connecting with each other here. List below (Social media addict? Me?)   My "regular page" (say that you're a shewrites member when you send "fr...
  • Hello Beth. Reiko encouraged me to meet you on your blog, as I came to her, a new MFA student with a favorite book on my list: A Slant of Sun. She told me then you wer...
  • Thank you so much, everyone, for all of your beautiful, passionate responses to my question. I am profoundly moved by your voices. You can find the list of winners of...
  • Thanks for the awesome Marketing to-do list, Maria.  I am self-pubbing my first YA novel and am following a traditional model in terms of quality editing,...
  • Thanks for the list of hashtags - still getting used to twitter.  Hoping your day is blessed.