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2019 in Review

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2019 in Review

Introduction I decided to stay with my plan to be transparent and honest in these annual reviews. 2019 was stressful, and exciting at th...Continue reading

What Technical Writing Taught me About Endurance (and how you can also benefit)

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What Technical Writing Taught me About Endurance (and how you can also benefit)

Do you want to write more consistently? Maybe you just want to write more? Read on and discover 7 pillars that can help you succeed with...

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Chicken Soup for the Soul – Living Your Dreams [book review]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul – Living Your Dreams [book review]

This was my first Chicken Soup for the Soul book I read, and I can honestly say it was a remarkable edition. The stories are inspir.

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111 Quotes About Writing and Books

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111 Quotes About Writing and Books

If you are anything like me, you enjoy reading quotes by the masters. Here are 111 quotes about writing and books, to inspire, encoura

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Writing and Self-Publishing Process [infographic]

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Writing and Self-Publishing Process [infographic]

I hope that this infographic is useful in providing you with the writing and self-publishing process for writing your book. Please share..

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Is it Possible to Publish a Book For Free?

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Is it Possible to Publish a Book For Free?

Short answer: Yes and No. Duh, that’s not an answer. I agree, so… In this article we’ll look at where you can self publish your book, an...Continue reading

How to get a book published: Here are the 6 proven ways

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How to get a book published: Here are the 6 proven ways

You’ve written an awesome book (of course ), and now you want to know how to get a book published. In this article I offer 6 proven opti...

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Nostalgia: Paddy Chayefsky (Scriptwriter)

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Nostalgia: Paddy Chayefsky (Scriptwriter)

I thought I’d share a piece of nostalgia today … maybe you can relate (or actually remember this event). In high school I wa...Continue reading

My guest posts on the Web

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My guest posts on the Web

KDP Guide: Steps to Format & Publish A Book to Kindle Direct Publishing There is nothing complex about self-publishing your book usi...<

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COMING IN 2020

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COMING IN 2020

Blank Page to Finished Book: The Ultimate Success System to Write a Book Writing is a creative discipline so why use a system to write a...Continue reading

Self Publish a Book: The Snap-Shot Guide

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Self Publish a Book: The Snap-Shot Guide

Millions of writers take the plunge to self-publish a book every year and while most people will not skyrocket to literary fame, success

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How To Write A Book

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How To Write A Book

This article offers you the fundamentals to write a book. Writing a book is actually a matter of each to his own, but I hope that if you...<

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This is Why Self Published Books Get Such a Bad Rap

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This is Why Self Published Books Get Such a Bad Rap

As part of my research, and on-going study of the self-publishing industry, I regularly buy books (both traditionally and self publish

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2018 in Review

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2018 in Review

Introduction Although I’ve done annual reviews for a number of years, most have not been public. And the few I did publish, weren&.

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Scammed by a “Ghostwriter”

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Scammed by a “Ghostwriter”

Are you thinking of outsourcing the writing of ebooks or stories (or anything for that matter)? If you are, please read this before you ...

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How to Start Writing a Book

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How to Start Writing a Book

I know what it’s like – you have this awesome idea, you’re uber excited, but how to start writing a book makes you hit...<

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How to get the most from the power of motivational quotes?

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How to get the most from the power of motivational quotes?

The power of motivational quotes should never be under-estimated.

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What is it REALLY Worth?

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What is it REALLY Worth?

Rob's office was next door to our open plan work space (a distance of a few steps from ours to his). His wife rang him from our office, ...

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