Tag : Living a Life of Writing

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Welcome to all who are new, this is the start of what I hope will be a great, and fun series, a walk into the lion’s den per say. Not really just writing about my own little view of the writing world around me. Whatever your views, there will always be self-publishing, vanity presses, and …
I know that a lot of people want to make money with their writing, and most people want to be able to have some success.  I have to agree that it is easy to write a book, but it is not hard to make money after you publish a book.  However, that being said, there …
 Andrew, better known as Amber in Glass, is a new blogger, with great potential. Check out his blog. Rebecca was kind enough to let me, a new blogger myself, do a guest blog on her page. While on the subject of guest blogging she posed to me the following questions: As a new writer what …
Editing is done, well the editing series is done, and thanks to all who commented and wrote some great emails. Yes I read the comments, but I’ve been so busy… life and editing got in the way… does anyone know how to make twenty-four hour day into a day where there is about say, thirty-five? …
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How do you feel about writing classes? There are a lot of writing classes available to anyone who wants to write or have dreams of writing.  The key, is to begin.  To write.  To blog, to get started on your blog.  Then it is the idea that one must finish it, and then edit it, …
Publishing comes in many forms, and most people will only look at one or two of them.  They will have hopefully looked at all the other option before making the decision to go one route or another, in general it’s the difference between self-publishing and traditional publishing.  Most first time authors will choose either the …
Writing about money   What do you mean by the craze of self-publishing? Sometimes I ask myself if my writing is good enough to get published and perhaps I should think about self publishing.  This usually means there is a lot of work left to do on a book. It also means that as a writer there …
Another way of writing- a feather pen Advice given to me by a fellow writer: Follow the Rules but make changes.  If you do make changes, change yourself first. Which, to me, means you can write a good piece but as always we are all allowed to bend the rules from time to time.  Not …
An update on my writing and my work.  I am pushing the word count so I can start to edit, but at the same time I know I have to improve my writing, which is why I’ve included the edited parts of the work. New words:750, edited words: 1,000 non-fiction New words: 600 fiction I …
I had a day of what I like to call the jumpy writer dance. Ever had it?  It’s also known as a dance of emotions. It is when you have several deadlines to meet and other pressing commitments to do, all you only have so much time in which to do it.  I’d like to …
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