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Munawwar Shakeel : A Shoe Maker Who is The Author Of 5 Books

by My Pakistan on Aug 2, 2015

2 August 2015 - TIPS FOR NEW AUTHORS

TIPS FOR NEW AUTHORSG'day folks,Here are some tips for emerging authors, courtesy of the Huffington Post. If you are dipping your toes into the sometimes-tumultuous waters of fiction writing for the first time, you might be feeling a bit daunted rig...
by clancy tucker's blog on Aug 1, 2015

Do You Need Formal Education To Become A Writer?

I could answer the question of whether writers need formal education in a number of ways:  * Simply, no. * Yes, if you also want a degree to teach writing. * Yes, if you can’t seem to motivate yourself (though, there are less expensive ways to...
by Notes from an Alien on Jul 31, 2015

Two July releases -- Instructions for 30 days of passion, and Injured patient to commanding officer

by Julia Phillips SmithToronto Romance Writer member Christine D'Abo has a late July release: 30 Days "Some people wait their whole lives to find their soul mate, but not Alyssa Barrow. She met Rob at nineteen, and they were...
by thepopculturedivas on Jul 30, 2015

30 July 2015 - MORE TIPS FROM WRITERS

MORE TIPS FROM WRITERSG'day folks,Here are some more wise quips from folks who have been around for a while. Hope they help you. Jonathan Franzen1 The reader is a friend, not an adversary, not a spectator.2 Fiction that isn't an author's personal adv...
by clancy tucker's blog on Jul 29, 2015

WordPressers Making a Splash

Bloggers are leaving their marks everywhere, online and in print.
by Obat Aborsi on Jul 29, 2015

When Will Readers Stop Being Treated Like Mere Consumers?

So, here’s the Standard Line for writers (usually not stated so baldly):  “Dear Writer, “You’re the content-generator. Readers are the consumers. We Publishers are The Industry. “You produce raw content. We shape the P...
by Notes from an Alien on Jul 29, 2015

Two debut releases -- 1970s Kentucky and Regency England

by Julia Phillips SmithMy online writer friend, Kim Michele Richardson has a debut release: Liar's Bench "In 1972, on Mudas Summers' seventeenth birthday, her beloved Mama, Ella, is found hanging from the rafters of their hom...
by thepopculturedivas on Jul 23, 2015

21 July 2015 - TIPS FROM FAMOUS WRITERS

TIPS FROM FAMOUS WRITERSG'day folks,Time to present some more tips for you writers from folks who should know about this business. David Hare1 Write only when you have something to say.2 Never take advice from anyone with no investment in the outcome...
by clancy tucker's blog on Jul 20, 2015

FREE Focus Flashlight Pen

Don’t you hate it when you lend your pen or pencils out to someone and they lose it or they forget to give it back to you? Well, the days of forgetting pens is over with these FREE Personalize Pens from National Pen! Fill out the short form to req...
by My Free Product Samples on Jul 18, 2015

Too Old to Be a Debut Writer?

Last week I wrote the post, Too Old to Write a Book? Here’s just a bit of what it said: “…my Best Friend published her first novel at 50 and I, in spite of a life-long love of words didn’t get busy writing seriously till my mid-50...
by Notes from an Alien on Jul 17, 2015

16 July 2015 - QUOTES FROM AUTHORS

QUOTES FROM AUTHORSG'day folks,Time for some more quotes from famous authors.Clancy's comment: There ya go, folks. Hope these have fired you up ... Or made you smile.I'm ...
by clancy tucker's blog on Jul 15, 2015

13 July 2015 - TIPS FOR SELF-PUBLISHED AUTHORS

TIPS FOR SELF-PUBLISHED AUTHORSG'day folks,Here is a guest post, courtesy of Betty Kelly Sargent of Bookworks. It can be a jungle out there for self-publishers. Just try Googling “publishing an e-book," and you get a staggering 54,400,000 results.
by clancy tucker's blog on Jul 12, 2015

Writer's Confession

'Doing is different from saying'We heard a mob, saying. Among those few are the doers, the rest remains as sayers. They comment, criticize, mock and say whatever they just want to say. Because of the 'freedom to express', but this freedom doesn't mea...
by World's Showcase on Jul 9, 2015

9 July 2015 - TIPS FOR EMERGING AUTHORS

TIPS FOR EMERGING AUTHORSG'day folks,Today, I offer some top tips for emerging authors. Hope they help to inspire you. “I have advice for people who want to write. I don’t care whether they’re 5 or 500. There are three things that are important...
by clancy tucker's blog on Jul 8, 2015

Another Words on Words #13

Hello and Welcome Friends, Readers and Writers,     . Words on Words ~ #13 As a child, I learned the retort: “Sticks and stones can break my bones but words will never hurt me.” As I have aged, I’ve learned that words can, indeed, hu...
by Writer Ellie Pulikonda on Jul 6, 2015

FREE Focus Flashlight Pen

Don’t you hate it when you lend your pen or pencils out to someone and they lose it or they forget to give it back to you? Well, the days of forgetting pens is over with these FREE Personalize Pens from National Pen! Fill out the short form to req...
by My Free Product Samples on Jul 4, 2015

Let’s All Help Independent Authors

There are many posts on this blog about the difference between self-publishing and traditional publishing.  But, you might wonder how independent authors could ever make waves in a world where traditional publishing has such a foothold and most of t...
by Notes from an Alien on Jul 3, 2015

1 July 2015 - GREAT QUOTES FROM WRITERS

GREAT QUOTES FROM WRITERSG'day folks,This has always been a very popular post. Hope you enjoy some of these quotes from some famous authors.Clancy's comment: I hope some of these comments have stirred up your creative spirits.I'm ...
by clancy tucker's blog on Jun 30, 2015

Ever Wondered How An Author Actually Writes A Novel?

Many will think today’s post is only for writers; or, those who wish they were…  I think many readers could profit from this post—especially if they’re avid readers—people like that often turn into writers… This p...
by Notes from an Alien on Jun 29, 2015
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