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Are writers and authors being held political hostages?!

  [This conversation took place about three years about but it is still in the air for some writers.] I know it’s advised by every publisher to their authors:  Not to discuss certain topics as a writer and to remain … Continue reading

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All writing advice, even from so-called writing experts is not always the best advice for your type of story.

Despite what the talking heads say, all writing advice, even if it is from so-called writing experts, is not always the best advice for your type of story. Analyze your own story and see which flow best suit it. You … Continue reading

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Marketing is the lifeline to selling books. But how much is too much?

[Original post was written two years ago. A lot have changed since, but the basic is still useful. ] Whether you’re traditionally published, self published, or somewhere in between, authors these days are primarily responsible for marketing their own books. … Continue reading

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The Christmas Book-25 Things Moms hope don’t happen for the Holidays 🎄🎄🎄

This is a short book or novella I wrote based on family life at Christmastime. It one of the few humorous books I’ve written.                            25 Things Moms hope don’t happen for the Holidays   Dedication I dedicated … Continue reading

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The Little Drummer Boy-The Magic of Christmas 🥁 🥁 🥁

I don’t know if the shows still comes on, but there used to be a cartoon animation about this song and story.   Come they told me pa rum pum pum pum A newborn King to see pa rum pum … Continue reading

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Just because you’re a sheep doesn’t mean you have to follow the crowd.

The volatility of some people can be like looking at a hagfish for the first time. Ugly and slimy. But at least how they look serve a purpose. The hagfish looks the way nature intended but people’s faces twisted ugly … Continue reading

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Some things you can’t change the meaning of no matter how much you wants to. Smirk is one of those things.

I thought about this gross misuse of a human gesture because fiction imitate life. I wish authors would stop it! The next book I read where the character is smirking instead of affectionately smiling. I’m putting it down. I’ve only … Continue reading

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Benjamin Franklin: “Those who would give up essential Liberty…

Original. Benjamin Franklin once said: “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.   Modern context “Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security will not … Continue reading

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Should writers be more vocal on social issues? Or keep their opinion to themselves?

Should writers be more vocal on social issues? Or keep their opinion to themselves? I asked that question because many of us lives in cities that are presently or was on fire. The fabric of society seriously needs mending. Every … Continue reading

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