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  • These are all great -- Nicole Cyrus, I am always grateful to read something so thoughtful, no worries about the length, when the content is good! I had this same feeli...
  • Brooke Warner commented on her article Platform Vs. Portfolio
    @Neelima, this one is the $60 million dollar question. I think most people (vast majority) post across platforms. I have my FB and Twitter linked, but I also post uniq...
  • Hi Mardith. You make a good point, but the fact is that, until modern times, the idea of "correct" English just wasn't an issue. Th...iterate, it was because they were taught one-on-one by a tutor. Modern people have become so stuck...
  • Brooke Warner commented on her article What Are E-Books Worth?
    Susan, yes, I agree with you, but I think that Amazon is abusing its power. If Amazon were consistent in the percentages it takes then all would be well. If they just...
  • I get asked this question so often in my workshops, I made a little handout."What if Somebody Steals My Idea?"  First, realize, that if you’ve thought of it, probably...
  • For the vast majority of the Egyptian population, those fortunate enough to have a paying job usually hang on to it because it's the only way to get food on the table...
  • I've never been accepted for a writers' conference or retreat that was competitive, other than one that I think was honestly trying to fill slots. From what I've seen,...
  • This is an excellent topic. My guess is that most newbie writers suffer from the impression they have of "people of talent" in our business, as portrayed on the screen...
  • Great post! I bet that the vast majority of writers are Obligers so we're in good company. No need for guilt. But for me it also depends on what kind of writing I'm do...
  • I've been posting my writings on Wattpad since late 2010, and I've gained a loyal readership and over 3 million reads. It helps if your book has a teen audience, thoug...