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True Confessions: Help Needed

“You’ve given us all lots of great ideas … but what can we do for you? How can we help you with your writing?” Last night I attended a “mini-writers’ group” gathering which focuses on nonfiction, especially creative nonfiction. Others at the meeting shared about their writing and/or passed out copies to get advice, and we … Continue reading

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Why Authors Need a Website, Blog, and Social Media

When I am editing for authors, I am quite often asked if writers really do need a website or blog. Here are some reasons I say, “Yes!” Share your brand –Share about yourself, your writing, your values, your voice, your expertise/authority, and your products and services.  Your site is your public platform, accessible to the … Continue reading