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For those of you who somehow, inexplicably missed it… November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. To officially participate, you sign up and commit yourself to write 50,000 words in a month’s time, that month being November. (I know… Thanks Ms. Captain Obvious.) Personally, I’ve never participated NaNoWriMo, even though the past three years… Continue reading Are you a ‘real’ writer? ~D.T. Dyllin
A few months back, I talked about the beginning of self-editing, and I promised at some point we’d talk about adverbs and filter words. Today’s that day. One of the things that sets your writing apart is the strength of your writing – your ability to hook your readers with your story and make them… Continue reading Strength Training for Writers ~ Mia Kay
Many of us are engaged in the annual National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) challenge at the moment – the one where a bunch of nutjobs like myself commit themselves to writing fifty thousand words in thirty days. This is my seventh NaNoWriMo, and I have to say, though it isn’t for everyone, I find this… Continue reading Now’s the time to add the pad!
Look for these books by our members in October and November. ~~~~~ The Beauty of Lies (Stand By Me #1) Author: Brinda Berry Release Date: October 6, 2015 Genre: Contemporary Romance Secrets are exposed, trust is betrayed and two people face the beauty of lies. Leo Jensen has a secret—he is Mr. Expose, a blogger… Continue reading DSRA Releases
This weekend a few of us Diamonds took a little detour to the wild side. This is Arkansas. We live here. Many of us in rural settings. Arkansans are very stalwart when it comes their right to bear arms. Most of us enjoy hunting and just as many prefer the protection of a firearm to… Continue reading Keeping Up With Firearms
What. A. Whirlwind. After months (years, including the writing) of self-reflection and improvement, research, preparation, social media building, and promo my book release date has come and gone. Was it everything I’d hoped it would be? Well, I had researched enough not to expect too much, so yes! In the end I was so glad… Continue reading A Debut Author’s Reflections on Her First Releases – Jen Crane