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Facebook Screw-up

There are a number of Facebook sites that not only welcome but also invite independent authors to participate. These pages were created so that authors could list their eBook promotions. ∞ Facebook has now deemed these invited and welcome posters … Continue reading

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Learning the Craft

I thought I would share some of the sources I have been using while learning the craft. The first are two magazines: The Writer Magazine and Writer’s Digest. ∞ The following are books I am currently perusing: Lessons From a Writing … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year! Most people who make New Year’s resolutions list what they hope to do in the following year. I am going to flip that and post what I will not do: ∞ I will not allow a mountain … Continue reading

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Preparing to Launch

I am almost an indie author. Very soon I hope to drop the word “almost.” ∞ My first book is finished, professionally edited—thank you Katherine Quimby Johnson. The book cover is done—a JPG for the eBook and PDF for print. … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

Or maybe I should say title, as in book title. Mine keeps changing. Maybe because it is my first book. ∞ When I began my first draft it was titled — Future History. But by my third draft I had … Continue reading

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Tax Time

Well, it is that time of year when we must face the dreaded accounting of our achievements. For those lucky enough to be published in the previous year, that is. Or are receiving royalties. ∞ So, I thought I would … Continue reading

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Tax Advice for Writers

After receiving some sage advice, I spent all of yesterday morning rummaging through my receipt folders looking for writing-related expenses. I found one. Fortunately, with my checkbook as a guide, I was able to track down all the pertinent documents … Continue reading

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