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Top Ten Things Not to Do While Trying to Attract Other Authors to do a Top Ten List

Top Ten Things Not to Do While Trying to Attract Other Authors to do a Top Ten List

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Jump on over to John Howell’s Fiction Favorites and enjoy this week’s top ten list!

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:

Here is the 55th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do. I decided to publish this list in case anyone wants to do a Top Ten you will at least know some thought has been put in how to behave. Of course, the person who needs to behave is ME. If you would…

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False Alarm and a Thousand Mea Culpas

False Alarm and a Thousand Mea Culpas

Yesterday (Wednesday, July 16, 2014, to be exact and to be ever etched on my mind), I made a mistake.  And not just one mistake.  Actually, I made several.  And all of them in public.  Vis a vis my blog.

Mistake #1:  Multitasking.  I’ve never ever been good at multitasking.  In fact, I hate multitasking (my hatred of it in direct proportion to the current societal expectations that I will engage…

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Meltdown Moment

Usually I don’t like to get too personal on my blog. I try to avoid writing in the heat of the moment. But here’s the thing: I’m trying to get organized. I’m trying to find a balance between my online and offline life. I am, in fact, trying to spend less time wasting time online. I want to make every minute I spend online to be at least a good quality minute, if not a great one.

So when I…

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Dreams of Love FREE for 3 days only

Dreams of Love FREE for 3 days only

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If you love poems about love, be sure to take advantage of this offer and get your copy of Dreams of Love today.

Originally posted on Poetry by Pamela:

For those of you who haven’t yet gotten Dreams of Love, it will be FREE starting tomorrow, July 17 (Thursday) and running through July 19 (Saturday). It’s your chance to read some heartfelt love poetry. There are several FIVE STAR…

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A Different Kind of Book Review: Miss Mabel’s School for Girls by Katie Cross

A Different Kind of Book Review: Miss Mabel’s School for Girls by Katie Cross

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The tea kettle began to whistle, it’s high-pitched steamy hiss making Lucy wince.  She was in charge tonight.  She was the one to hold forth, to represent all young women everywhere, as the Widows’ Book Club met again.  She wondered if they would find it amusing or impertinent, maybe even juvenile, calling their book club The Widows’ Book Club.  But they were all widows, she argued with…

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Top Ten List of What Not to do When Creating a Top Ten List

Top Ten List of What Not to do When Creating a Top Ten List

1WriteWay:

The is the best Top Ten List ever! Join John in the “fun” and consider trying your hand at writing a top ten list.

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:

Here is the 54th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do. I decided to publish this list in case anyone wants to do a Top Ten. If so, contact me at johnhowell.wave@gmail.com

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That scary void

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If you like to swim (or not) and if you think there may be something in common between writing and swimming, check out Cinthia Ritchie’s post here.

Originally posted on Cinthia Ritchie:

It was dark, and there was no sound, no smell. When I opened my eyes all I could see were silver bubbles escaping from my mouth.

It was about 9 p.m. and I was swimming across DeLong Lake on a windy…

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Top Ten Things Not to Do When Writing with a Toddler Around

Top Ten Things Not to Do When Writing with a Toddler Around

1WriteWay:

Check out the latest Top Ten List, this week written by Charles Yallowitz, author of the Legends of Windemere series. You can also read the list on Charles’ blog at http://www.legendsofwindemere.com!

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:

This is the 53rd edition of What Not to Do. This week Charles Yallowitz famed Fantasy author of the Legends of Windemere series of Fantasy novels…

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10 Great Quotations from Writers about Life

10 Great Quotations from Writers about Life

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Another interesting post from Interesting Literature: writers’ quotes about life. My favorite is one by T.S. Eliot. It is the way I am trying to live my life now. What is your favorite, dear Reader? Do any of these quotes reflect the way you live your life, or wish you lived your life?

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:

You ask ‘What is life?’ That is the same as asking…

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Rosie’s Book Review Team

Rosie’s Book Review Team

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Rosie Amber’s Book Review Challenge continues along with an opportunity to be on a volunteer book review team!

Originally posted on Rosie Amber:

Good Luck readers with the Book Reviewing Challenge

Hopefully you will have received your book/ books or will be getting them today.

Let me know if you didn’t get a book, please do check spam, some of the filters do a good job.

HAPPY READING…

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