Monthly Archives: January 2015

You know Kevin Brennan has this novel …

kind of like chick lit but so much better because it turns chick lit on its head.  Check out Kevin’s post:  Have I mentioned lately that I have a book to peddle?. If you need more encouragement, check out my … Continue reading

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An Open Letter To WordPress

Originally posted on Fish Of Gold:
Dear WordPress.com, I am loath to write yet another letter to you, since I typically prefer to spend my time writing actual blog posts, but I’ve been bitching on Twitter and in your forums…

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Ten Things Not to Do at a Super Bowl Celebration

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:
It will be the Super Bowl this weekend and this list is inspired by watching the last Forty Eight Super Bowl celebrations both on-screen and in various rooms around the planet. Hope you enjoy. Top…

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#Read #Authors: Keep It Real! by Jaq D Hawkins

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
Ever since the indie publishing explosion, I’ve been watching the adjustments in marketing that have tried to keep up with a rapidly changing industry. To put things in perspective, I…

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When is “based on a true story” a lie? (Spoiler Alert)

Recently my husband and I viewed The Imitation Game, a film directed by Morten Tyldum. ** Stop here and move on if you haven’t seen the film and you don’t like spoilers.**

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Hiring a Freelance Editor: Pricing and Getting the Most for Your Money

Originally posted on The Sarcastic Muse:
I was chatting with my cousin a few weeks ago about freelance work. He used to work as a graphic designer—doing logos and such—and so he knows how difficult it can be to find…

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Book Launch Tour: DOG BONE SOUP is Simmering!

Originally posted on Bette A. Stevens, Maine Author:
DOG BONE SOUP is not only the title of Bette A. Stevens’s debut novel; it ranks high among the paltry meals that the book’s protagonist, Shawn Daniels, wants to forget. Plodding through…

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