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A Different Kind of Conflict

You’ve heard authors talk about turning off their internal editor? There’s a reason for that. Authors and editors think differently, and if one can’t shut off the other when necessary, there is conflict. I doubt I’m telling anyone what they … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing Tips

After three weeks of hit-and-miss internet time, I’m back! I enjoyed my time off, but I tell ya–as much as I complain about being overworked, I love it and missed it after about the third day of the computer hiatus. … Continue reading

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The Angst of a Diseased Author

Some comment in some post on somebody’s blog jinxed me. I don’t remember anything about it other than the commenter said many authors release only one book. He said they suffer from “second-book-itis.” I asked him to define it, but … Continue reading

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Author Raechel Bailey Kolb, Part II

I introduced Raechel Monday. Today, she gives some insight to her writing methods. She sounds just like me, writing by the seat of her pants! What kind of planning do you do before writing a novel, article or book? Planning? … Continue reading

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Author Raechel Bailey Kolb, Part I

Since I began my research for Roping Venus, I’ve met some wonderful people, like Raechel Bailey Kolb, from the organization, Women Writing the West. Raechel contacted me in response to a poll I had set up in that site, and we’ve … Continue reading

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Lynnette Bonner: A Word to the Wise

 Lynnette Bonner, one of my partners from AuthorCulture, is blessing me with a guest post today. Lynnette went from being the daughter of missionaries in Malawi, Africa, where she became fluent in Chichewa, to being the wife of a pastor in … Continue reading

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