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Book Review: The 2018 Author’s Journal by Audrey Ann Hughey

About The 2018 Author’s Journal “In this hybrid planner for authors, the writer is guided through comprehensive workflows which address both the creative and business aspects of authorship. It is designed to maximize productivity, implement effective goal-setting practices, and maintain the author’s focus on achieving their writing, marketing, and publishing…

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Book Review: Romancing the Beat by Gwen Hayes

Romancing the Beat: Story Structure for Romance Novels Gwen Hayes 2016, 100 Pages, Kindle Edition ISBN-13: 978-1530838615 ISBN-10: 1530838614 Romancing the Beat is a concise book on story structure for the romance novel by author and editor Gwen Hayes, who herself confesses to loving “kissing books.” As an editor, I…

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The Art of Taking Feedback on Your Writing

I often encourage my clients and other writers to get feedback from alpha readers, beta readers, and/or critique partners or groups to improve their writing. Unfortunately, this is not a perfect science, and even editors can disagree on whether this feedback is useful or not. Like reading “news” on the…

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Book Review: Self-Publishing for Profit: How to Get Your Book Out of Your Head and into the Stores by Chris Kennedy

Self-Publishing for Profit: How to Get Your Book Out of Your Head and Into The Stores by Chris Kennedy My rating: 4 of 5 stars Lots of Good Information Here This is a good intro for someone without much knowledge about self-publishing. It covers a lot of ground, though, so…

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Book Review: Dictate Your Book: How To Write Your Book Faster, Better, and Smarter

Dictate Your Book: How To Write Your Book Faster, Better, and Smarter by Monica Leonelle My rating: 4 of 5 stars I found Dictate Your Book: How to Write Your Book Faster, Better, and Smarter by Monica Leonelle to be a useful resource, although it really is just for the…

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