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You Said Video Would Gain Exposure

Facebook algorithms favor video. Oh, and groups. So, to get the best organic exposure on facebook, post videos in your groups. Sure. Whatever you say. Who said it? People who know all about making your brand stand out. Professionals who are PAID to make videos that bring in customers. But I’m an author. I’m not …

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Another New Year: Another New Word

It’s January. Again. Another new year. And around here that means a new theme or focus word. This year’s word blindsided me shortly after we returned from our Branson vacation. I kept seeing a form of this word and as I was working through the ramblings from National Novel Writing Month that became some of …

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Encouragement at the Right Moment

This morning, I woke up feeling alone. I wasn’t. My husband’s alarm had just blared, and a cat curled against either side of my body. My heart gaped, a barren wilderness. Why do humans experience this? Everything around us goes along like the Friday evening commuter train, but our emotions bottom out. What’s worse: people …

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Am I a “real” Author yet?

I’m coming up on two years as a full-time writer. I have spent hours writing words, days editing them and months submitting the resulting stories to appropriate markets. And still I wonder: at what point does a person feel like an author? When the first acceptance letter comes? I’ve got two, and I still feel like …

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Road to Self-Published – Finding your Perfect Editor – Part 1

This blog is meant to attract readers for my published works. You know, people who like young adult fantasy or Biblical fictionalizations, or maybe even a little romance. Yet, here I am discussing my journey to being self-published. Self-publishing still sounds like a dirty word to some people. However, in the past two years, Amazon …

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Amazing Book

I shouldn’t have been surprised to receive this “children’s book” from a librarian. The story concept connects as much with a librarian as an author. In truth, anyone who loves books will love this story. After all, “It ends the same way it began…with the opening of a book. See the award winning video here

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