Tag Archives: Writing

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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Designing Covers… Day 217

Since the release of our Christmas romance anthology, my writer friends and I have been busy flexing our indie publishing muscles.  At least I expect that is what we are all doing—I know I am hard at work to get … 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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Finally, the book is out!… Day 201

My writing group from Nebraska just published a fantastic Christmas Anthology. The initial proceeds are be donated to a charity promoting literacy. Please check it out! Thanks. This is the link to Love and Merry Christmas.  Enjoy! P.S. Let me know how … Continue reading

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Amazing Staying Power… Day 66

I am in awe today of the staying power my young grandchildren (nine and ten) have shown in helping with the move. Yesterday my daughter, grandson and I spent the better part of the day at a huge Ikea store … Continue reading

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Stepping Through Fear… Day 61

Last night I had the privilege of watching my youngest son—who has been a man grown for years now—coax and coach my ten-year-old grandson past a newly-developed fear of diving from a standing position. My grandson’s fear was clearly irrational, … Continue reading

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