Tag : Writing a blog

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Part of what makes writing- for the non-writer or the want to be famous writer is the part of the planning to get to where they want to go.  There are countless self-help books out there on how to become a better writer, or how to write a novel in 30 days, but the best …
New Year and new goals, and back to the same old grind.  You can’t be the hero or a new person, but you can be yourself, because it’s only one day. Why I stopped writing- for a time.  This might be the better blog post title, but I did in fact take pretty much all …
Writing a blog is one thing that most bloggers never want to give up.  They write reviews, and other types of blog posts. They challenge others with what they have to say in the art of writing online. The idea that blogs are never going to “end” is because everyone knows about them. That’s not …
When I worked in a bookstore Nice is just a Place in France by The Betches flew off the shelves. Masses of twenty-somethings, all looking like extras from the movie Mean Girls, pouted when the shelf was bare. Yes, they pouted. This humor book, based on the website Betches Love This, but Nice Is Just …
Marketing, and success and how fast you can do it is the type of thinking that will have most people finding themselves in trouble. Part of it comes from how they see themselves: they will see themselves as a writer and then a publisher and then, possibly a marketer of their books.  They are wrong …
I’m wrapping up the teen challenge with a blog post.  I have to say it was a challenge. I normally read two to three books per week for reviewing alone. With work – I work a full time job outside of the house, and the necessities of life, eating and sleeping to name a few, …
fishbowl and fish
Do you think about social media and how to network? For lack of a better term- publishing a blog post is “now”, because once you have spent a good hour doing the research and writing it up, you can get it out to your readers.  You can promote it on the various social networking sites, …
Wouldn’t we all like to have a blog that impacts peoples’ lives.  We’d love to write ‘THE’ book that changes the game around, and makes us into something more.  Except we have to contend with the rat-race, and nobody really cares about us. To others, we are just another blogger, or just another writer who …
Writing quotes are everywhere. Some people want them because it gives them some sort of perspective on their own writing journey. For others, it is about the need to feel a sense of belonging to the writer whom they admire, but they can’t get the one-on-one time they want. A new writer needs support as …
Quote of Sherlock Holmes The best way to judge if you need to improve your online writing is to stop for a moment and look at what you think is good- and what other writers know is good. There is a lot of personal and stop thinking that you know what you are doing, because …
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