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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.
  • Gina, Thank you so much for your comments. This would be so much better over a cup of.... While Harlequin does post guidelines, their writers are not sending away for model kits and simply applying glu...
  • Interesting piece -- I spend MUCH too much time on e mail, maybe I'll try that 7-day cleanse.  But you know, male writers don't write these articles about how busy they are. They don't feel guilty if they do their work.   They simply claim the time and  the family has to deal with it.
  • I just posted about artist residencies on my site. I take every day here at home as my daily residency. I set aside hours. When the kids were little, I hired a sitter,...
  • I completely agree with this article. Being part of a critique group for a while was eye opening when it came to what people thought of as "style." People who would no...
  • This is a fascinating and inspiring story, Niki! Congratulations! It's fascinating because of the complex web of circumstances -- so many aspects of your life coming t...
  • Lucky you that you were fortunate enough to have the income to drop a few thousand dollars on publicists.  Your advice is simply not practical for the average indie au...
  • Gretchen, thanks for the quick reply. To clarify, I found your article very helpful in terms of the tips you provide. In fact, I wish I'd read it about a year ago (smi...
  • Yeah, well, before I left for Bali, I had dinner with Liz and her husband, Jose. Jose(his real name) drew this wonderful map for me with names of people, restaurants,...
  • Great post. Of course the one that strikes a chord most is "READ IT ALOUD." That's the best advice you can give. If it sounds wrong, it probably is wrong. Of course, "...