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Starting a Nonfiction Book Writing Business

There are many things to remember when starting a nonfiction book writing business. So that you do not forget anything, use a checklist and tap into the volume of free and inexpensive resources available on the Internet and through other resources. … Continue reading

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Essential Resources for Writers

If you are like me, you sometimes pause when writing a sentence in an article or book and try to recall a rule of grammar, syntax, or punctuation. Obviously, we want to get it right. More importantly, readers who know the correct … Continue reading

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Writer’s Block Quotation – Norman Mailer

Many new and experienced authors occasionally experience writer’s block from time to time. This seeming inability to come up with a topic or words to say related to it can be caused be numerous things. For example, inexperience or lack … Continue reading

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Florida Authors and Publishers Ed-U-Conference and President’s Book Awards A BIG Success

The 2014 Florida Authors and Publishers annual Ed-U-Conference was just completed at the Ft. Lauderdale Pompano Beach Marriott Resort and Spa. Attendee reviews were all in the 6-7 range on a scale of 7. This year’s event included expert authors and … Continue reading

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Florida Authors and Publishers 2014 Annual Conference Discount Hotel Rates Ending

If you are planning to attend the Florida Authors and Publishers Association annual Conference (August 8-9) in Pompano Beach Marriott (800-228-9290), the last day for getting a discounted hotel room is July 15. There are three pre-conference workshops scheduled for … Continue reading

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Facebook Resources for Florida Writers, Authors, and Publishers

If you are a Florida-based author, writer or publisher looking for conferences and networking opportunities, check out these resources on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Florida-Authors-Publishers-Association-Inc/241447232550123 https://www.facebook.com/FloridaChristianWritersConf https://www.facebook.com/pages/Florida-Outdoor-Writers-Association/71522101546 https://www.facebook.com/cfrwachapter https://www.facebook.com/writersnetworksouthflorida https://www.facebook.com/frwfanpage https://www.facebook.com/textandacademic https://www.facebook.com/AuthorsNPoets https://www.facebook.com/pages/Florida-Authors/87900336852  

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Florida Authors and Publishers Association Conference Early Registration Ends Soon

  June 30, 2014 is the closing date for obtaining discounted registration pricing for members and non-member. Friday workshops are: Children’s Books: Show n’Tell Fiction Writing – Novel in a Day Marketing: Using Today’s Technologies Saturday sessions include: Electronic Editing … Continue reading

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Maya Angelou Quote About Becoming a Writer

Many people aspire to get their name and ideas into print with articles and books. Unfortunately, many do not know how to become a writer and are either unwilling to invest the time and effort required to develop the skills necessary … Continue reading

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Technology Trends for Self Publishing

Authors desiring to self publish or create electronic books (ebooks) now have more options than ever for getting their ideas into written form and to generate money with minimal effort and cost. Electronic technology and companies/services, such as, Lightning Source, Amazon Kindle, … Continue reading

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Florida Authors and Publishers Association Spring Conference – March 8, 2014

There is still time to register for the March 8, 2014 Florida Authors and Publishers (FAPA) Spring Conference. This year’s event will be held at NOVA Southeastern University off I-4  near the Millenia Mall in Orlando, Florida. from noon-5:00 p.m. Designed … Continue reading

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