Tag Archives: publishing

So, it looks like “The Industry” is finally beginning to figure out this Snapchat thing…

I began a quest a while back to understand how Indie Authors such as myself can leverage the seemingly incomprehensible (at least to an old dud like me) yet immensely popular messaging app called Snapchat. To be honest, I gave … Continue reading

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So, about this Snapchat thing… Yeah, it really is a thing it seems

A while back I wrote a brief post asking if anyone was using Snapchat as part of their marketing platform. I got a few responses… I checked the app out… I didn’t get it at all… And then I forgot … Continue reading

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Scout…and doubt

Originally posted on Kathy Cecala: The Persistent Writer:
So in the midst of this especially trying election season,  I’m announcing that I’m officially a candidate…for Kindle Scout. My newest novel is Wives of the Saints. Find my electioneering page here…

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George Saunders On Story

I haven’t read any Saunders yet; been meaning to…more so after watching this:     I discovered this video at Saunders’ site. I watched it first at The Atlantic. You can see it in its original production at the beautiful … Continue reading

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Don’t judge my book…

Originally posted on Kathy Cecala: The Persistent Writer:
Yes, I’m on a writing break, but it doesn’t mean I’m not thinking about the cover for my next. As we all know, you’re not supposed to judge a book by its…

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Write Edit Write: A Private Facebook Group for Writers and Readers

  So, I’m creating a private Facebook group for writers and readers who are interested in the discussion of all things related to the process and business of writing. This will be somewhat an extension of what I do with … Continue reading

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So, I’m Going To Make A Movie… UPDATE #3

We Have Our Captain! I am pleased and honored to announce that we have found/been blessedly bestowed with a Director for our film LEAVE. With a captain now at our film’s helm (yes, I do love my sailing metaphors), we … Continue reading

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So, about this Snapchat #socialmedia thing…

I wonder… Are any Indie Authors using it to promote their work? And if they are, are they finding it worthy of the time and brain cells it took them to learn yet another social media thing for which to … Continue reading

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The Happily Disgruntled Writer Reflects on the Opportunities the “New Economy” Provides for Writers…

  To enlarge, click the image. To read the article, click here.    

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Resolved, More or Less…

LESS        MORE Clicking       Talking Talking        Thinking Thinking     Reading Reading       Writing #notetoself #resolutionsolution #amwriting    

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So, about that newsletter of mine…

Have you had a chance to check out what’s going on with Newsletter Love lately? We recently announced that we will be sending out 2015 in style, meaning me sharing your poetry and other writing via the newsletter on New … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal: Short Verses & Other Curses

Coming soon. And so is Christmas… Coincidence? See Newsletter Love (008-15) to find out how you can get a free pre-release pdf version of the book personally inscribed by me to you. Ho ho ho    

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The First Draft for Success…

…is a Dream #notetoself    

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