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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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Guess What? Real Readers Don’t Care Who Published Your Book.

My author club still meets, but via instant messaging and most of us have discovered that readers really don’t care who published your book. Small press, Indie, Traditional or the Man In The Moon for all they care. Think about … Continue reading

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Time Travel Usage In A Story Or Novel Doesn’t Always “HAVE” To Have A Scientific Theory Nor Magical Plot.

Applying the agenda of Time Travel to a story doesn’t always have to be sci-fi nor magical orientated. This is not a craved in stone rule. There existed many writings and legends about Time Traveling predating sci-fi by thousands of … Continue reading

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You READ – but do you leave REVIEWS? – by Chris Graham

I try my best to leave reviews for every book I read. It’s my way of saying: ‘Thanks for entertaining me when you probably would rather be doing something else.” The link below list out the excuses people may give … Continue reading

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Summer months and authors in this new normal.

With the summer months generally being slow months for online activities especially in the literary world. So, what is a primary online marketing author to do? It’s unsafe in many places to go to where ever the public is. These … Continue reading

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Intellifluence Book Marketing

I came across a marketing company called Intellifluence Book Marketing Firm. I haven’t used it so I can’t tell anyone if it works or not, but it’s steep in prices but I noticed several reputable companies are listed as customers. … Continue reading

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Old Folks Say Life Doesn’t Get Easier

  When I hear the elders talk about the past the picture above is what I envision. When I think about those who lived through the Great Depression, World II, Korean War, Poverty of 1960’s, The Civil Rights Movements, Vietnam … Continue reading

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