As promised, here is the sign up form for authors who wish to contribute books to this year’s Hootenanny! Click on the helpful(?) elf and that will take you to the form. Thanks!
This commentary, dear readers, is inspired by a Facebook post written one day last month by an author who expressed her vulnerability regarding the present state of her fiction writing. She admitted she felt distanced from the novels she’d written. Further, she felt she was a long way from being ready to write her next… Read More A CONFESSION, OF SORTS
In retrospect, I realize I started this series all wrong. The very first step to marketing your work as a writer is, in fact, to WRITE. The ABCs of writing are simple. Apply Butt to Chair. In other words, sit down and type. I know this sounds overly simple, but ask any seasoned author, and… Read More ABCs of Writing (Marketing #10)
Good morning! I’ve been told readers know me for the chatty, self-deprecating, and hopefully – amusing blogs that I write. This is not that. My guest today, Shelia Powell, who also writes under the pseudonym, Lorraine Howell, wrote a book of poems about “becoming.” It’s my personal belief that everyone chooses a path before they are born into this… Read More A Journey to Becoming Me
Check it out! Author SM Harding is here at Women and Words! Woo! Be sure and read all the way to the end, because she’s got a fabulous giveaway and all the deets are there. Good luck! In lesfic, that is. I was surprised when a member of my writing group, a straight woman who’d… Read More Can we talk about sex? by SM Harding (Plus a cool giveaway!)
AND the winners are… Christina Baker and Brooke Dustin! And please let’s do a round of applause for my neighbor, who agreed to draw the numbers out of a hat.😀 Thanks, everybody, for playing and don’t forget to show fangirl love to Fangirl Shirts! HEY, peeperas/-os! Welcome to another Fangirl Friday. This week, I’m super-duper… Read More Fangirl Friday: Interview with the women behind Fangirl Shirts! PLUS GIVEAWAY!
DARLINGS! HOLY CRAP. It’s freaking time to talk about NOVEMBER releases. What the… Where did this year go? I mean, seriously. That is cray-cray, that here we are talking about releases at the end of the year and getting ready for the Hootenanny and things are nutty and it’s about to get nuttier for bunches… Read More Hot off the Press and Coming Attractions, Oct.-Nov. 2016