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Why you aren’t getting published – part one

Every now and again I hear as-yet-unpublished writers wondering why their work isn’t making it onto the spring list at Harper Collins or Daw Books. One of the speculations is that famous writers are taking up the spots, and that … Continue reading

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This past week there’s been yet more evidence in my world that it doesn’t hurt to ask – or at least, that it’s worth the work to do so. Sometimes I’m reluctant to ask for something. I’m afraid of rejection; … Continue reading

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Me at The Portable You

I’m delighted to be a guest blogger at The Portable You this week. Jennifer Bulman has a lot of experience in helping small businesses, or independents like me, build their business and find clients. She also writes a killer resume!

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Wheels turning

There are times in my life when I take decisive action, stop waiting at the crossroads for the light to turn green and just step on the gas.  When I do that, what I remember (although it may not always … Continue reading

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Tightrope, big feet

I heard recently from a good friend who said that she’d noticed I was getting quite a large internet footprint. Overall I’m pleased about this; the point of joining the social media network was precisely that. I want to make … Continue reading

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I’m not making this up, you know!

One part of Julia Cameron’s course “The Artist’s Way” is an assignment not to read for a week. The week I did my “not-reading”, I made an exception for traffic signs. What I noticed that week, though, was how hard … Continue reading

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Plugging along

That’s a pun. I’m plodding along with the writing, and also “enjoying” a sinus infection. I’ll spare you the grisly details, but I should have shares in some tissue company or other, or maybe Bushmills. The hot whiskey toddy is … Continue reading

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