YALLFest, NaNoWriMo, Thoughts on Publishing, Pinterest, etc.

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Today is November 15th which means the awesome band Alvvays is finally playing in Atlanta tonight… oh, wait, I’m talking about writing here. This means it’s the halfway point in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! I started strong in week Continue reading YALLFest, NaNoWriMo, Thoughts on Publishing, Pinterest, etc.

FREE E-BOOK! 30-Day Writing Challenge – Free this week!

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I’m doing a special promotion, and my e-book, The 30-Day Writing Challenge: Begin or Enhance Your Daily Writing Habit, will be free from today (5/3/14) through Wednesday, 5/7/14.   The 30-Day Writing Challenge on Amazon The 30-Day Writing Challenge encourages beginner and Continue reading FREE E-BOOK! 30-Day Writing Challenge – Free this week!

5 Young Adult Books I Want To Read in 2014

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30 day blog challenge – day 19 Last year, I really ramped up the amount of YA I read. I have always been a fan of the genre, and I’ve always read young adult, but last year most of the Continue reading 5 Young Adult Books I Want To Read in 2014

Enthusiasm for Young Adult Literature

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 30 day blog challenge – day 13 While the world of books is changing, one thing is for sure. The young adult genre is growing. In 2012, sales of YA books had jumped 150 percent. Studies also show that 55% Continue reading Enthusiasm for Young Adult Literature

Thoughts on Self-Publishing: Where Do You Stand?

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30 day blog challenge – day 11 I have been more and more interested in the idea of self-publishing lately. After reading about the woman making 30k a month off of her Bigfoot porn novels, I thought, “well, if she’s Continue reading Thoughts on Self-Publishing: Where Do You Stand?

Five Young Adult Books I Loved in 2013

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One of my favorite things about this time of year is all of the end-of-year “Best Of” lists. I always do a list of my favorite albums of each year over at my personal blog on my website, but usually Continue reading Five Young Adult Books I Loved in 2013