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How To Get Through Public Readings With As Little Pain As Possible

By: Robert Slater I spent the first 30-something years of my life as an extroverted actor, director, playwright. Over the last decade, I’ve transformed into a mostly introverted author. Recently, as I attended other authors’ readings and heard about how much stress being the center of attention in public brings them, I realized those skills of […] The p...

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Humpday Inspiration To Get You Through NaNoWriMo

Congratulations, you’ve made it halfway through NaNoWriMo! Between brainstorming, listing characters, plot mapping, daydreaming and writing it all out, you’ve gotten yourself this far. Writing is difficult. It’s not easy creating people, concocting emotions and building relationships while you’re envisioning setting, plot and meaning. To help y...

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Book Review: Betrayed by Lisa Scottoline

Reviewed by: Lydia Sheehan Quote Worthy: Betrayed, unbeknownst to me before reading the book, is the second Rosato & Associates book that Lisa Scottoline has written. Before even reading the review further, it already has bonus points for being a book that is associated with another book, and yet you don’t have to have read […] The post Book Review: Betray...

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From Calculus To Cupcakes

By: Michelle Hilton From Calculus to Cupcakes is a blog I started because I loved reading food blogs and thought, “I think I could do that.”  It is primarily a food blog and has grown from something I did just for fun when I got around to it by myself into an at least part-time […] The post From Calculus To Cupcakes appeared first on Pubslush Blog. ...

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5 Ways for Authors To Handle Bad Reviews

By: Beth Bacon All authors’ hearts break a little when negative reviews show up on their books’ sales pages. But a book with lots of reviews has real legitimacy and gives browsing shoppers a range of perspectives, making them more likely to buy it. So seeking lots of reviews is a good thing. But how […] The post 5 Ways for Authors To Handle Bad Reviews a...

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8 Thanksgiving Recipes to Make Your Mouth Water

What are your favorite Thanksgiving recipes? Tell us about them below! The post 8 Thanksgiving Recipes to Make Your Mouth Water appeared first on Pubslush Blog. ...

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Book Review: Girl Talk By Christie Young

Reviewed by: Nicole McArdle Girl Talk by Christine Young is an illustrated collection, filled with “unsolicited advice for modern ladies.” Covering everything from skincare to moving out on your own, to dealing with friends and family, Girl Talk helps you cope with the struggles of every day life. The book is divided into several categories, making [̷...

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How to Create Powerful Titles

By: Haley Osbourne Plenty of attention is paid to the all-important first sentence of an essay or short story but less attention is given to what readers truly see first: the title. The title of an essay, short story, novel, blog post or any other written work needs to engage the reader immediately.  The old […] The post How to Create Powerful Titles appeared f...

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Quitting Vs. Moving On: The Difference Between Giving Up and Looking Out for Yourself

By: Kate Dolan Sometimes things can get so frustrating that you realize you can’t go on doing what you’re doing. Maybe you’re in a bad relationship or a job that makes you miserable; whatever it is, it’s pretty normal to think “I can’t do this anymore”. It’s also normal to seek advice and guidance from the […] The post Quitting Vs. Moving On...

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