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DR. MARC’S NEW DIET!

I am convinced that almost anybody can write a diet book. The key to writing a successful diet book depends upon whether or not the diet concept works, or at least sounds like it could. In fact, given the amount … Continue reading

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WRITING EVERY DAY…OR NOT

Today’s blog is pretty much targeted to writers.  It deals with process of which there are many and they’re all debated constantly.  What triggered my posting today was one that I read by writer Amanda N. Butler.  I follow her … Continue reading

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NOT SURE YOU WANT TO SELF-PUBLISH? LET’S GO SAILING…

Today’s posting is specifically targeted to self-publishers, or to those who are trying to decide if they want to be.  I am sure most of my “regulars” will go have a bowl of ice cream and come back in a day … Continue reading

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MY ADVERTISING DOESN’T ADD UP

I’ve been spending real money to advertise two of my books on the Internet all this past week and it hurts.  It hurts my wallet and it hurts my ego…my wallet because it’s emptier than before; my ego because, despite … Continue reading

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2nd Class Writer

I will continue to speak out against those who refuse access to self-publishers, or indie-publishers as we are now being referred to.  There are two award competitions that I have considered participating in within the past two weeks.  I am … Continue reading

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SOCIAL MEDIA Vs. SELLING BOOKS – THE GREAT DISCONNECT!

  I have been reading a book this week about selling books on the Internet.  It has led to today’s posting, but I sense that my comments could be misinterpreted so I want to preface them with a few “bullet … Continue reading

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MOVE OVER SPIELBERG, I MADE A VIDEO!

If you are a fellow self-publisher I do not have to tell you that marketing and production costs can add up pretty quickly if you don’t pay attention. That’s why I try to do as much as I can by … Continue reading

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A WRITER’S SWEET SPOT

I don’t play tennis, but it is my understanding that every tennis racket has what is called a “sweet spot.”  This is supposedly the precise location on the racket that, when coming into contact with the ball,  produces the ultimate … Continue reading

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ATTENTION BEGINNER SELF-PUBLISHERS

I’ve been layin’ low lately; been busy working on a project that I am not sure will work, but I have decided to give it a go.  My target audience is beginner self-publishers.  If you are one of them, read … Continue reading

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A GREAT DAY TO SELF-PUBLISH

So I was sitting in my thinking chair on the back patio and I got to…thinking. I have decided that the world of self-publishers remains a woeful one.  True, technology and the sheer number of self-publishers have brought the concept … Continue reading

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