Monthly Archives: October 2013

Writing as a Career Choice

Some writers work for newspapers or magazines while others produce books, newsletters articles, advertisements, speeches, screenplays or other similar written materials. Some work part-time or full-timeĀ for a company or freelance full-time as writers. Depending on the type of writing that … Continue reading

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Personal Branding Can Help You Sell More Books

Authors often forget that they must sell themselves along with their books. The key to selling more books, is to project a positive, can do and professional image to everyone who sees you. Take a look in the mirror and … Continue reading

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Florida Writers Association Annual Conference October 18-20, 2013

It’s not to late to register for the Florida Writers Association (FWA) annual conference. The conference will be held at the Lake Mary. Florida Marriott Hotel from October 18-20, 2013. The conference offers opportunities to hear experts in the writing … Continue reading

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2014 IBPA Publishing University Announced

The Independent Book Publishers Association has just announced thatĀ its annual Publishing University will be held in San Francisco, California March 21-22, 2014. This annual event is a must attend for anyone who independently publishes books or wants to learn how. … Continue reading

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Writers Inspiration Quote – Bruce Lee

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Writing Quotes – Lee Iacocca

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Nonfiction Writing Contest Could Win Your $500

LUMINA hosts an annual national literary contest in a single genre, whose winners receive publication in the journal and a $500 prize. Submit your best nonfiction piece, 5K words or less. All rights revert to author upon publication. Cheryl Strayed, … Continue reading

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Making Money as an Author through Presentations

How many groups do you speak to about your book and its topic once it has been published? Many author believe that once their book is published that the bulk of their work is done. In reality, marketing your book … Continue reading

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