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Obits – The Stories of Life

Some years ago I “discovered” obituaries or obits as some folk in the industry like to say.   As a lover of life stories, biographies, memoir etc, it fits right into my major interest.  I’d much rather read this genre than … Continue reading

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Editor, Editor. Please Check My Work.

Another friend has published a book – a story of her life.  I have read it.  It is a memoir of a very interesting life, but sadly there are many errors in it. Who needs an Editor? One of the … Continue reading

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Writing Letters – How it helps the Brain!

When did you last write a letter? There was a very interesting article in the local weekend newspaper about the value of writing letters. In fact, the article suggested other writing tasks which would help the brain. Why Write? I … Continue reading

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Writing Class

Each year, a writing group of which I am a member has a “Retreat” at Congeau at Bribie Island, just north of Brisbane, Queensland. On many occasions, I have attended.  Often staying for 2 or 3 nights with the other … Continue reading

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Ultimate Time Challenge

I had high hopes of starting the Ultimate Blog Challenge on time and keeping up, and here I am starting late again, but it is turning into an Ultimate Time Challenge! I am working on another site/blog, that I had … Continue reading

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Product? Me?

What Product do I offer? Mmmm. Well none really. On my blog I tend to write about a variety of things, about my travels, about things that I want to talk about, anything really. I know, I know. I am … Continue reading

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UBC – List of Marketing Ideas for Writers

This List of Marketing Ideas for Writers is something that I talk about often. I am a writer – usually writing for websites, or in the past magazines.  I am also a Senior Writer for WeekendNotes.com, and a member of various … Continue reading

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Marketing – A List of Things for Writers To Do

I am a member of several Writers Groups and have many friends in the field of writing and get frustrated by their poor marketing. I am seriously often disturbed with the unsophisticated way many manage their writing business.  For a … Continue reading

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Marketing – One Step at a Time

Marketing – especially for writers appears to be a challenge for  most writers.  It is a topic that I have discussed at Writers Groups and Conferences. These are my Nine Tips for Writers to Market Themselves and their Books   Create a  Plan.  Sit … Continue reading

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Day One – Ultimate Blog Challenge

Day One – My first task is to tell readers why I am  doing the Ultimate Blog Challenge. I often call myself a serial blogger – my business card and my website call me “Writer, Traveller, Camera Addict, Bamboo Fan, Workshop … Continue reading

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