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Don’t Panic! You are in good company.

In my newest quest for knowledge in the self-publishing world, I picked up The Complete Guide to Self-Publishing by Marilyn Ross and Sue Collier. Within the first chapter, I found inspiration. Did you know that Mark Twain self-published The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn? Zane Grey, Anais Nin, Walt Whitman, Virginia Woolf, Gertrude Stein, Edgar Allan Poe, …

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Driven to Distraction

The other day I was taking a mental inventory of all the electronic entertainment devices that we have in our house.  We have three TVs with hundreds of channels [because you never know where you will be when you need to check the score], a DVD player, a DVR, a Blue Ray, a Playstation, an …

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#Hashtag what?

Last month, I posted about having read a book on social media marketing for writers called Are You There, Blog? It’s Me, Writer by Kristen Lamb. In it, she talks about using blogs, Twitter and Facebook as a means of marketing yourself and branding yourself as a writer. This book gave me the final push …

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