Author : Rebecca A Emrich

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Music is a much a part of my life as writing is.  I’d be lost without both, and the best part of my day is  sitting back and just listening to music. What started as a moment to relax became the inspiration for my own writing.  Words have some incredible power, and can move a …
For a bit of reality and insane humour, about self-publishing a book. The first bit is the humour of it all, how sometimes writers can feel this way, the second is the reality. Steps are important to writing, but sometimes we can feel there is a big push to self-publish a book even when it …
If You Don’t have Anything on Your Blog, You Can Forget about Traffic I’ve heard this theme a lot, and this is true when it comes to blogging. Traffic, or readers, can be hard to come by, loyal, but also quick to leave if you aren’t willing to do more work. I can understand writing …
Writers, myself included, want to be recognized for their hard work that they do.  They want to have books published, and their names in print, and they want to have that now. the blog cloud It’s great most people want the ‘now’ in their lives, but I’ve personally been around the blogging world long enough …
A writer must consider quality content above all else. It’s a great statement when you first glance at it.  It is one of these ‘think positive’ type of messages we all love to hear or read about.  I agree with the statement, in the surface style it is given, but I don’t agree writers must …
Writers get a lot of writing advice. Some of it is truly powerful and useful, and some of it is not. One of the most important things about advice is seeing where it is coming from.  It is about knowing what this person wants from you to give you this advice.  Good advice is worth …
Self-Publishing your book and Traditionally publishing your book seem to be a great divide in the writing world.  Plan A, and B and C and… Mention the words “self-publishing” to say ten or fifteen aspiring authors and there will never be an answer that they will agree upon.  I’m not about to suggest they come …
There are always questions writers have to answer and usually it has to do with one of two things: writing and, making money. After having written a blog for seven years, and really only became serious with the business about two years ago the main question people ask is usually on the topic of writers …
It’s a perfectly normal question a person who starts to write will be asked, especially when the support they have for their dreams and goals is almost non-existent. This is not only when people, close family or friends make you feel some doubt about your own abilities, but it’s also when you feel that there …
Are you writing blogs because you want to write or for something else? This is a challenge- using an old typewriter It’s not as if you can interact with each person in the world, and even if you could, there is the problem with time zones, and languages, and just about every other type of …
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