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The Fast Track Writing Course

Holidays…or Horrible Days? Happy Holidays, everyone! I hope you all had an amazing Christmas, if you celebrate it, and that you’re excited and revving up for 2017. Our topic today is a fantastic course that my friend heads up. But first, I want to just do some holidays talk. Personally, I feel excited about 2017.… Continue reading The Fast Track Writing Course

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2015 Bristol Short Story Prize Open for Entries

Originally posted on Writers Anon – Taunton's Writing Group:
Another opportunity for writers, as the Bristol Short Story Prize opens its doors for 2015 entries. The key facts: It costs £8 for each story entered Open to published and unpublished authors First prize £1,000 plus a £150 Waterstones gift card, 2nd prize £700 plus…

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Editors’ Picks of the Year: Notable Reads on WordPress.com

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
Our editors dove into the archives to resurface top posts published on WordPress.com this year, from personal essays to comics, and photography to fiction. Here’s a glimpse of what you published — and what the community especially loved — in 2014. “Ever Wished That Calvin and Hobbes Creator…

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Amazon.com – Publishing Revolution or Crash and Burn?

I would like to share an article relevant to all writers and authors – whether published many times, just a few, published traditionally or indie-style…I, for one, definitely feel tense when I read the goings-on with Amazon. Is this revolutionizing the publishing industry, or crash it down in gigantic flames? Tell me what you think… Continue reading Amazon.com – Publishing Revolution or Crash and Burn?