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Are Writers’ Critique Groups Worth It?

I think most of us have been in these at one time or another. Some operate as cozy little critique/review groups for amateur writers; others are formal mini “conferences.” All are designed to help guide and inspire their members to … Continue reading

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Getting Short Stories and Magazine Articles to Market

A writer writes … everything! An artist has the best chance of success by becoming eclectic and versatile in their art. I often get asked by novelists and book authors how to prepare and submit short stories and nonfiction articles … Continue reading

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First Novel! Or, How I Sold My Soul

At one point, kitties and chillerns, the budding artist completes the first WORK. I’m talking specifically the first serious attempt at a masterpiece. Completing the piece ushers in a new stage for the artist, separating a daydreamer from the apprentice. … Continue reading

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The Return of Monkey Scribbler

Yes, it has been some time since I last haunted these shores. mwahahahaha *cough* *cough* *hack* *hack* I suppose the reason why I have returned to blogging is because I, like a million other writers, have something to plug. A … Continue reading

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