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Covers and Blurbs… Day 219

I got the first mock ups of the cover design for Tossing the Caber (my ebook in the making) last night. So exciting! It took me a long time to decide to go with indie publishing but I am enjoying … Continue reading

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Sales Excitement… Day 207

Wow! The anthology is selling faster than expected. Every few days the president of our group sends a sales update. We have clearly passed the ‘bought by friends and relatives’ benchmark. That alone is an accomplishment! Of course, the  anthology … Continue reading

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Weird and Weary… Day 205

All over town here there are signs, bumper stickers, and tee-shirts with the slogan, “Keep Austin Weird.” It’s infectious. I am having a seriously weird time myself these last few days. Several new friends bought and read the anthology (and … Continue reading

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Lessons from Road Repair… Day 37

I drove through small town Nebraska after supper today, wanting a picture of the Memorial Day flags at sundown. Foolish me. Flags are to be taken down at dusk, and here in small town Nebraska we respect the rules. I … Continue reading

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One deadline down… Day 36

Yes! Rough draft finished and emailed. Finally. Now I’ll give it a day to settle and then begin revisions. It wound up being around 10,000 words—much shorter than I am used to. And I will say, it is not totally … Continue reading

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Still Thinking Winter… Day 35

The Nebraska Romance Writers are publishing a Christmas Anthology in November. I thought I had until Tuesday, but today is the deadline for rough draft submission to the first line of editing, our ‘writing buddy.” I am not finished with … Continue reading

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Uh, oh! Anthology deadline sneaking up on me… Day 33

Wow! A great productive day. The remodeling job in our basement is almost finished. Why am I working on a basement remodel in Nebraska when I have movers scheduled to cart all our belongings off to our new home in … Continue reading

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