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This Week in Favs….

Playing on the Zune: Abraham’s Daughter by Arcade Fire from The Hunger Games: Songs from District 12 and Beyond My apologies for not having the one-sentence breakdowns again this week. Been away all night at the urgent care with a sick hubby. :0(  Enjoy this week’s links and: HAPPY HUNGER GAMES!!!!! Social Media, Author Websites, Platform & Marketing “Everything Else I Know about Social Media I Also Learned from the Bloggess” by A. Victoria Mixon “Twitter Tips Part 1: How […]

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Playing on the Zune:  Kids by MGMT My apologies, but this week I didn’t do one-sentence sum-ups for each link (still traveling for work). Enjoy and remember to dial for help if you find yourself buried under too many tabs! ;0) Social Media and Author Websites “Everything I Know about Social Media I Learned from the Bloggess” by A. Victoria Mixon, Editor “How to Get Your First 1,000 Blog Readers” by Stanford on Pushing Social “Is a ‘Niche’ or a […]

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I hope everyone had a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving!! Playing on the Zune: Winter Wonderland/White Christmas by MercyMe.  Yeah, I’m trying to get into the holiday spirit…MercyMe’s holiday album, ‘The Christmas Sessions’ always seems to do it for me. :0) 15) “Something to Think About” by Suzanne Johnson on Roni Loren’s blog, Fiction Groupie.  This was such a good article for those of us who are so busy running from one task to the next – be it the day […]

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10) “Finding the Heart of Your Story: A Tip from Donald Maass” by Martina Boone on Adventure’s in Children’s Publishing. This article was all about finding the theme of your story……the heart. Using a tip from Donald Maass, which is someone I don’t think I’d be able to write without the knowledge and tips we obtain from his books and/or blog posts, Martina shows us how we can look for the heart of our story by picking the one scene […]

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This Week in Favs……

What a week!! I started this week out with some stress from the weekend and lemme tell ya…the days decided they were gonna speed down some super-bumpy roads and they did not care whether or not I had a helmet on! Good news is that I’m at home today and will be spending the entire day doing nothing but writing and editing (I was supposed to do this yesterday also, but Thursday was one of those days that decided it […]

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This Week In Favs……….

I hope everyone had a safe and fun 4th! I know I did ‘cause I got some major editing done…just in time for the fireworks too! It’s been such a busy and exciting week in the blogosphere that I had a hard time choosing what was going to make the list, but here it is! 10) “Half Over?” by Katie on KT’s Korner. Kudos to Katie for putting her 2011 goals out there for the world to see! This got […]

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