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Top Ten Things Not to do When You Need a Rest Stop

Top Ten Things Not to do When You Need a Rest Stop

1WriteWay:

Another great top ten list from John Howell at Fiction Favorites!

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:

Here is the 56th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do and want you to know, I’m pretty much going it alone. With all the summer travels, I thought I would offer some advice on what not to do when you need to…

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Legends of Windemere Book Trailer!

Legends of Windemere Book Trailer!

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Head over to Legends of Windemere and view an awesome trailer for the next book in the series: The Compass Key!

Originally posted on Legends of Windemere:

HERE IT IS!
THE LEGENDS OF WINDEMERE BOOK TRAILER!
HELP SPREAD THE WORD AND CHECK IT OUT ON YOUTUBE!

A BIG THANK YOU TO SEAN COOKE FOR PUTTING THIS TOGETHER!

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10 Great Quotations from George Bernard Shaw on His Birthday

10 Great Quotations from George Bernard Shaw on His Birthday

1WriteWay:

Some interesting quotes from George Bernard Shaw on the Interesting Literature blog. My favorite is a quote from Major Barbara. You’ll have to read the post to find :)

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:

It is impossible for an Englishman to open his mouth without making some other Englishman despise him. – Preface to Pygmalion

When I was a young man I observed that nine out…

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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

1WriteWay:

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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