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Guest Post: Giving Your Author Platform a Fresh Start

Every new year, there’s talk in writer groups about forming new writing habits or setting word count goals. But, I already have word count goals for the week, so I looked at my author platform instead. I picked a couple of things I didn’t like and decided to give them a fresh look. What I…
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January 20, 2018 0

5 Important Reasons Why Submissions Matter: Exposure vs Pay

If you hang out on social media long enough, you’ll find groups specializing in Open Calls for writing. They always ask you to list a few important things: Rate of pay Submission fee Specifics like genre, word count These are good things because it will draw the right kind of writers to the publisher hosting…
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October 17, 2017 1

How Do I Write a Perfect Author Bio?

You are finally ready to jump out there and introduce yourself to the world but suddenly, the words freeze on the tip of your tongue. Character descriptions are breezy, but describing yourself? It can be quite intimidating. You will undoubtedly write and rewrite your author bio, it will evolve over time, but as you practice it…
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August 2, 2017 4
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