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SPOTLIGHT ON… Italy, part 2 (Famous Quotes)

August 27, 2013 // 1 Comment

They say a picture speaks a thousand words and never is this more true than in Italy. The majestic city of Rome in particular presented me with this very real difficulty—how to possibly find the words to describe a landscape so richly historic yet absolutely relevant and modern to today’s [...]

Pinterest for Authors & Writers

July 29, 2013 // 2 Comments

It’s no secret that I’m a massive fan of Pinterest and the benefits it can have for authors and writers when used effectively.  Outside of using Pinterest for marketing and exposure, Pinterest also offers a strong network for authors to trade tips, ideas, suggestions, and articles that [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON…Jodi Picoult, part 2

July 10, 2013 // 0 Comments

Today, I share thirteen of my favourite Jodi Picoult quotes (was only meant to be ten, but I couldn’t bring myself to leave any of these out!). Read a ton. Take a workshop course so you learn to give and get criticism. You might not write well every day, but you can always edit a bad page. [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Bella Andre, part 2

June 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

10 QUOTES FROM BELLA ANDRE ‘It’s about knowing your priorities. Great things are distracting. You want to call your friends, celebrate. But it’s all about the books.’- Bella Andre on writing. “My career began to take off once I was able to take charge of my own destiny and reach [...]