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Diversity in Publishing and Marketing

  Many non-writing people think publishing is pretty much a linear process.¬† You submit the book; the publisher prints it. ¬†Only authors understand the myriad of decisions one makes when taking your manuscript to print, marketing that print, and the image you present to the world. With Crystal Unicorns, I started with self-publishing and a…
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October 9, 2017 1

Researching Secondary Characters

This month we have been talking all about research. What to look for, where to look, how to stay off FBI watch lists (haha just kidding, that’s unavoidable). For this article, we are going to talk about researching secondary characters, yours or any that are public domain, and the art of the spin-off. Are you…
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July 27, 2017 0

Mercury in Retrograde and Misbehaving Characters

Maybe you believe in astrology. Maybe you don’t. Mercury doesn’t really care, it is coming for you. The planet Mercury goes into retrograde about four times a year. It affects communication, decision-making skills, technology and a wealth of other things. If you are going to screw your life up, odds are you’ll do it during…
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June 22, 2017 2
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