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Why Do David Baldacci and I Write?

  Posted by M. K. Waller ***** Why do writers write?  Anyone who’s ever sworn at a blinking cursor has asked herself that question at some point. Or at many, many points. ~ Meredith Maran In Why We Write, twenty authors … Continue reading

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The First Time

There is a first time for everything. The first time most of us rode a bike without training wheels, we fell. That very first cup of coffee tasted bitter to a lot of us. Some people remember their first time … Continue reading

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That’s a whole lot of reviews

Sometimes a number can stun a guy. For example, 1,009. That’s how many review of fellow writers’ chapters I’ve done since joining an online writers’ workshop back in 2003. And I’ve gotten many, many reviews from other writers for my … Continue reading

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A Valentine Song and Poem by Abbie Johnson Taylor

I know it’s a day early, but here’s a poem I wrote for my late husband to commemorate Valentine’s Day. You can click on the title to hear me read it and sing a related song. I hope that tomorrow, … Continue reading

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MY JOURNEY BECOMING A PUBLISHED AUTHOR

Posted by: Karen Ingalls Once I arrived home from the doctor’s office I knew that I wanted to journal my fears and questions, and what had been happening to my body for the past few months. Writing was a tool … Continue reading

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Fast Paced and Crazy with a hint of Antigues by Cher’ley

 This blog by Cher’ley  Grogg How do people read online?  Fast and Furious. Fast and Furious #8. Do you remember number 1? It was a favorite in my family. What not to to in a blog:  “Think about yourself. Talk about … Continue reading

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So, You Want to Write A Book…

    This post by Keri De Deo   When I meet people and mention that I’m an author and editor, they often launch into their book writing aspirations. They end the discussion with the statement, “But I don’t know … Continue reading

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Getting Out of Bed by Stevie Turner

Writing Wranglers and Warriors welcomes a new blogger, Stevie Turner Posted by Stevie Turner For all of you living with stroppy teenagers, I thought I’d tell you of the time back in 1995 when my then 13 year old son … Continue reading

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“To See Oursel’s As Others See Us”

by Neva Bodin I attended a writers’ conference a number of years ago and was critiqued by a few authors who are quite successful. Craig Johnson, author of the Longmire stories and others, was very gentle and gave good tips … Continue reading

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Muffy, Puffy, and Sybil-Margaret “Pud-Pud” Poff Cleared & Released by FBI

Posted by M. K. Waller For today, I wrote about reasons writers write. I titled it “I Write Because…” It ran to about 600 words and had one gallery of photos and one stand-alone shot. It was not an exceptional … Continue reading

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