Category Archives: Writing

30 Authors Discuss Self-Publishing

Have you been thinking of going the self-publishing route? Read the answers to these last six questions from our 30 awesome self-published authors: 9.         Let’s talk money. How much more profitable has self-publishing been for you … Continue reading

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Indie Authors Answer Questions About Self-Publishing

Today, our 30 awesome indie authors answer these five questions: 4.      If you’ve been self-published for a while, what changes have you seen in the self-publishing industry? 5.      If you’ve been traditionally published, what moved you to … Continue reading

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Ask An Indie

Today, our 29 indie authors will answer these two questions: 2.       How long have you been self-published? 3.       Do you set goals or follow a schedule pertaining to writing, self-publishing, and marketing? 1. Sherry Ficklin   2.   … Continue reading

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Children’s Writers Blog Hop

Anna Del C. Dye asked me to join in by answering the four questions below, and then ask three more YA or Children’s authors to answer the same questions on their blogs, and then they ask three more authors, etc., … Continue reading

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Ask An Indie ~ Meet the Indie Authors

It’s taken me several weeks to compile, but today I am ready to debut, Ask an Indie. I have chosen to interview both successful indie authors and beginning indie authors. Why? Because I truly believe self publishing is the wave of … Continue reading

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Different Edits Your Book Will Need to Succeed

There are three edits that your book will need in order to succeed in the self-publishing world. They are the same edits a traditionally published book goes through. The developmental or content edit may begin well before you write your first … Continue reading

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Going Indie or Self-Publishing

Though I am the author of two traditionally published books, No Angel and Earthbound, I have recently been researching the possibility and indeed the probability of going indie – or independent. Why would a traditionally published author even consider leaving … Continue reading

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How to Write a Quatrain Poem

The quatrain poem is a group of quatrains strung together. It is quite basic and one of the simplest forms of poetry to write – it also is one of the most expressive. Here are the rules – a simple … Continue reading

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theresasneed.com to Host a Poetry Extravaganza

April is National Poetry Month ~ You know you love poetry, right? What could be finer than creating your own? For the remaining days of March, every few days, I will be posting ideas and tips on writing poetry and … Continue reading

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2013 Writing Goals ~ Written down. Measurable. Beginning and ending date. Realistic.

Here we are at the beginning of a brand-new year ~ ushering in a plethora of fresh and exciting opportunities. Although we can start anew any day of the year, there’s something special about January. It’s not really a new beginning ~ January … Continue reading

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