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Monday Minutiae – 10.18.2021

Copy Room Requests A hot topic in the publishing circles is the concern about the paper supply chain for print copies of books and recommendations to order now for books you might want to give as Christmas presents, for example. I remember early in the pandemic (you know, during the odd toilet paper shortage) reading… Continue reading Monday Minutiae – 10.18.2021

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Monday Minutiae – 01.18.2021

Spiral Instruction Do you ever just get tired of yourself? I don’t mean in the serious, mental health concern way, but rather you pause and think, “I am in a rut, not a groove.” Like many, I have certainly been struggling with this whole pandemic thing and at the beginning, which is now eleventy billion… Continue reading Monday Minutiae – 01.18.2021

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Saturday Summation – 22 October 2016

Bits and pieces of things that caught my eye not only for my own interest, but enough to want to share with you, too…   Writing Stuff There’s all kinds of great advice in Chuck Wendig’s “Quick Story Tips” - which includes both “dos” and “don’ts”. I’m glad he didn’t spend too much time on… Continue reading Saturday Summation – 22 October 2016

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Saturday Summation – 20 August 2016

Bits and pieces of things that caught my eye not only for my own interest, but enough to want to share with you, too… Reading Stuff: Fanfiction, Wattpad, and now Hooked. This is a pretty cool new bite-sized story source - stories that are presented entirely in SMS-style text messaging. You read the first person’s… Continue reading Saturday Summation – 20 August 2016