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Lots-O-Words

Chapter Four of TE-55 is almost completed. Just a few details to flesh out. Also managed to get six later scenes drafted; plopped them into my Sundry Scenes folder in Scrivener. I am so loving this application. That work amounts … Continue reading

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“Visions” of Literature from TV

Back in the 1980s, while I stood at my workbench servicing people’s electronic gadgetry,  I used to wait for my favorite shows to appear on our local Chicago PBS television station. Both were shows about writing and literature. I devoured … Continue reading

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Are You Writing?

Well are you? Writing, that is? Let me begin by saying that this is my first attempt at writing a blog post directly on my smart phone. Small screen. Virtual keyboard.  Not ideal, but we’ll see how it goes. If … Continue reading

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Finally: My Author’s FB Page!

After much study and chewing over how to pursue a social media presence to promote our ebooks and upcoming works, I finally decided that a Facebook page separate from my personal space is the best way to go. Click on … Continue reading

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Podcasts on Writing

In between writing sessions there’s a lot of life to which we writers must tend. There’s commuting to work, trips for groceries, dental appointments, hair cuts…all sorts of everyday stuff we do, well, every day. Pile onto that the occasional … Continue reading

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Writerspark Moves to Google Groups

After more that 15 years at Yahoo Groups, Writerspark has made the move to its new Google Groups home. There are many reasons for the move, chief among them the multitude of unresolved problems suffered by members following some of … Continue reading

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Lots Happening

Feedback is a good thing, and read/writer comments have alerted me to the handful of typos and other glitches missed during the editing process of the first three e-books helped to clean things up.  The initial three have now been … Continue reading

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Gone in a Blink, Literally

Years ago I heard a story of an author who had just completed her novel and, just days before her manuscript was due at her publisher, suffered a catastrophic computer crash and lost the entire book. She had not yet … Continue reading

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