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HOW TO WRITE AN ARTICLE WITHOUT REALLY TRYING
Lifestyle / Writing

HOW TO WRITE AN ARTICLE WITHOUT REALLY TRYING

By R. Dubucs Everyone has a story to tell.  However, most would-be authors work a day job.  They may have a fascinating idea for an article.  Yet, often, if an editor accepts their proposal to write the article, they  procrastinate.  Since the task seems formidable, they postpone it for years – or […]

Write Your Book in a Weekend!
From the Editor / Meetings & Events / Writing

Write Your Book in a Weekend!

Attend the WRITE NOW! Retreat and YOU CAN WRITE YOUR BOOK IN A WEEKEND! New Orleans Hotel Monteleone March 21-23, 2014 Do you want to be one of the 2% of would be authors who actually write their book? And better yet…complete it in a weekend? Join us for a Write […]

The Honesty of Memories
Books and Writing / Writing

The Honesty of Memories

Writing “to the bones” (Natalie Goldberg), opening up the hurts, fears, vulnerabilities and disappointments that we all stuff inside of us.  The bravery required of a memoirist is immense.  But with memoir writing, a memoirist strives to find those hidden hurts, raise them from their graves and use them as […]

Why I Love Book Bloggers
Writing

Why I Love Book Bloggers

By Lisa April Smith If the term “book blogger” (BB) is new to you, or if you’re simply curious about this relatively recent internet phenomenon, this article is for you. Who are the BBs? Why do they do it? How many followers do they have? Do they accept advertising, and […]

Want to Send a Press Release?
Publicity / Writing

Want to Send a Press Release?

5 Tips to Ensure Yours is Effective Entrepreneurs and businesses, interest clubs and civic groups, authors and even proud parents – they all have a message they want the press to help share. They may be interested in contributing an article or column. They may have a great story they’d […]

5 Reasons Why You Benefit by Writing Poetry!
Creativity / Writing

5 Reasons Why You Benefit by Writing Poetry!

In Celebration of Nat’l Poetry Month, NBA Co-Owner Counts the Ways It Fuels Success April is National Poetry Month, inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets to celebrate poetry and its vital role in American culture. The academy sponsors events such as the star-studded Poetry & the Creative Mind gala (April […]

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