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My Twisted Writer Brain…Why You Should Write A Book Review & Seven Easy Steps to Make it Happen.

I'll be the first to admit that I don't always rush to review books that I've finished (or haven't been able to finish). The thing is that it's very important not only to the author of the book, but also for potential readers too. Reviews are the lifeblood of many authors hoping to sell their… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Why You Should Write A Book Review & Seven Easy Steps to Make it Happen.

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My Twisted Writer Brain…Ten Things To Remember When Critiquing.

We writers are a funny bunch. We're introverts. Hermits. Highly sensitive but also very opinionated especially about other peoples work. What we sometimes forget is that one negative comment made off the cuff could wound someone to a point of pulling away. It's been my experience that most people don't want to hear what's wrong… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Ten Things To Remember When Critiquing.

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My Twisted Writer Brain…What Does it Mean to Retreat?

It all started about a year ago. An innocent conversation over coffee turned into a full-on, jump in with both feet, go-for-it, wth, plan to organize and host a writing retreat. It seems rather redundant when you talk about writers needing to retreat because they’re already solitary in their work. It seems rather redundant when… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…What Does it Mean to Retreat?