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This Week in Favs…

Playing on the Zune: Love Bites (So Do I) by Halestorm Social Media and Author Websites  Branding: Know Thy Audience by Jean Oram Facebook vs. Twitter: Where the Readers Are by Roni Loren How to Be a Good Commenter by John Scalzi How “Personal” Should Writers Get on Social Media? by Kristen Lamb Blogs vs. Vlogs by Michelle Gagnon on The Kill Zone 7 Ways Twitter Sharpens Your Writing by David Masters on Write to Done  On the Craft Black […]

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This Week in Favs…

The Winner of a E-Book copy of NORMALISH by Margaret Lesh is *drumroll*…………. Sharon Ledwith!!!!!! Congratulations, Sharon Ledwith! *throws confetti* Please shoot me an email and MelindaCollins82@hotmail.com, and I’ll ensure your info is sent over to Susan Sipal with Euterpe (Musa Publishing). You’ll receive your e-book copy of NORMALISH upon it’s release on October 5th! ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Now, onto this week’s weekly round-up of writerly blogs! Playing on the Zune: Madness by Muse

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This Week in Favs…

Playing on the Zune: Welcome to England by Tori Amos Social Media and Author Websites Six Essential Tips for Getting Your Guest Posts Accepted by Ali Luke on Write to Done 6 Tips for Successful Networking by Rachelle Gardner How to Build a Readership for Your Blog and Books by Jody Hedlund 3 Reasons Why Coercing Readers Into Newsletter Subscriptions is a Bad Idea by Roni Loren Social Clear-Cutting – Can Our Social Media Behaviors Destroy Our Social Environment by […]

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This Week In Favs….And the Winner of The Emotion Thesaurus PDF Giveaway!

 The winner of The Emotion Thesaurus PDF giveaway is *drumroll*……… *more drumroll*…….. SUSAN!!!!! Congratulations, Susan! *throws confetti* Angela will send over your winnings soon! 🙂  ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Now, onto this week’s weekly round-up of writerly blogs!Playing on the Zune: All In by Lifehouse **As promised, because I’ve missed the last two weeks of round-ups, we have an extra, extra, extra helping of writing blogs on the round-up this week!!!ENJOY! Social Media and Author […]

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Social Media Sign-Up: Okay, Now What?–Guest post by Tina Moss

Woo hoo! I’m back from an Immersion Master Class with Margie Lawson, and my brain is is so stuffed with all kinds of writerly goodness, I just don’t know what I want to start on! *smile* So while I’m playing catch up from being away, I’m very excited to have one of the first people I met when I began blogging: Tina Moss! Tina is and has always been incredibly helpful, and one of the first people I know I […]

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This Week in Favs…..

Playing on the Zune:  Dear Prudence by The Beatles, but the version from the Across the Universe movie Social Media and Author Websites Putting the “Social” Back in Social Media by Jody Hedlund Want Private Inspiration Boards? Alternatives to Pinterest by Roni Loren 11 Places to Get a Free and Legal Photo for Your Blog by Caitlin Muir on Author Media How to Legally Use Your Own Photos on Your Blog, guest post by Melinda VanLone on Marcy Kennedy’s blog […]

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This Week in Favs….

This week’s list is going to be a little short. I’ve been trying to get caught on sooooo much between social media and writing and the dayjob. So next week we’ll be back to normal with at least 25 writing links! :0) Playing on the Zune: Reckless Abandonment by The Spill Canvas Social Media and Author Websites Twitter Tips and Tricks by Talli Roland on The Writer’s Guide to E-Publishing On the Craft Figuring Out Where Your Pacing Went Wrong […]

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When Writers are Disappointed

  I realize it’s been a while since I’ve posted. And usually, regardless of what’s going on in personal life, I always either post an update or at least put together a weekly mash-up of writing posts on Fridays.   However…..   During these last two weeks of what I’ll simply refer to lovingly as ‘life at its best’, I have been tested and pushed to my absolute max. I literally feel as though I’ve been beaten, shattered, shaken, and […]

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This Week in Favs…

Playing on the Zune: Nada. Sittin’ in silence for this one. A bit scary I admit, but surprisingly, it’s going well.  :0)   Social Media and Author Websites  Blog Post Quality and Quantity – How to Have Your Cake and Eat it Too by Stanford Smithat on Pushing Social   5 Signs You’re Having a Blog Identity Crisis & 8 Ways to Fix It by Roni Loren   Essential Twitter Hashtags for Authors, Readers and Publishing Industry Professionals by Jordan Dane […]

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