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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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Florida Authors and Publishers Association (FAPA) 2014 Annual Conference

If you have not already done so, there is still time to register for the August 8-9 annual Florida Authors and Publishers Association (FAPA) and still get the early bird discount. The conference is designed for authors, small, self and independent … 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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Florida Authors and Publishers Association SPRING CONFERENCE – March 8, 2014

Mark your calendar 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 for self … Continue reading

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Robert (Bob) W. Lucas to Present at St. Augustine, Florida Ancient City Writers Group – January 18, 2014

Internationally known author and training consultant, Bob Lucas, will be facilitating a session on personal branding at the Florida Writers Association Ancient City Writers group meeting on January 18, 2014. The meeting will be held from 10:15-12:00 at the St. Augustine … Continue reading

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Freebook Sifter Lets You Download Free eBooks from Amazon.com

Would you like to be able to download hundreds of free eBooks from Amazon.com’s Kindle Books? Then here is the tool for you… Freebook Sifter makes it easy to find over 36000 free eBooks on Amazon.com

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Amelia Island Book Festival Is Coming- February 20-22, 2014

For Florida authors and those who wish they lived in Florida year-round, the Amelia Island Book Festival is an anticipated event. Featuring writers in various genres offering readings, workshops, and lots of creative ideas on the profession, the event allows … Continue reading

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3 Keys in Choosing the Right Editor for YOUR Work by Dr. Sharon Massen, Ph.D., CPhT, CAP

Editors are NOT one size fits all. Just as your works are unique to you, your style, your presentation of the materials, your editor should be an asset to the project and help you polish your work to the gem … Continue reading

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