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Dame Drabble has many interesting things to say about writing. I do quibble with the, er, 'positive' interpretation of depression.   "We proceed to talk for the next two hours about matters large and small, from Drabble’s views on housework (“It’s good exercise — you can run up and...
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Many people have the gift of writing but lack the skills to fine-tune their work. That’s where professional copywriting, editing and proofreading come in. If your desire is to see your work published, but you don’t have the time or the ability to check the spelling, punctuation and grammar, you...
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The blog book tour for Conquering Venus beings today and the first stop is at Christine Swint's wonderful Balanced on the Edge blog. I did a Q&A with Christine a few works ago about the novel and it's creation. The blog tour will consist of Q&As, essays, reviews and video interviews. Here's...
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Just a reminder that I'm giving a talk today in my old hometown of Canton, CT at the Canton Public Library at noon--if you're from (and are still living near) that neck of the woods, please stop by! Details are on my Schedule page. See you there! Greg
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I've been so busy lately that it just struck me I haven't yet discussed the series of articles written about The Third Sign for Jane Smith's How Publishing Really Works website, in the Trios section. The idea is that three people connected to a book comment on his/her role in bringing the work to...
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Frustrated Novelist Julia Child Finally Tops Bestseller List   Yesterday news broke that Julia Child's "Mastering the Art of French Cooking" will debut at number one on the New York Times bestseller list for hardcover Advice, How-To and Miscellaneous--reportedly the first time that...
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Egads, I'm an awful blogger! When it comes to frequency, that is. I know I sound defensive when I say, "But if I'm going to write something, it's damn well going to be for my book." Other authors blog all the time and turn out lovely books at the same time. Sadly, I don't know how they do...
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I recently attended a friend of mine's book launch and signing at a local coffee house here in Raleigh, NC and I found it highly successful. Martin Brossman, the author of Brossman's Social Media and Online Resource Directory for Business definitely thinks outside of the box and the bookstore...
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While WILD Mystery Author Sandi Ault is avidly researching for her next book, members of the WILD Bunch are contributing guest blogs. This one is from Gillian Driscoll, Ph.D. Road Trip with author Sandi AultBy Gillian Driscoll When I first moved to the west from England 27 years ago (yikes, has it...