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WRITE SOMETHING WORTH READING OR... If you’re a regular to my ‘Read it Write it Sell it’ blogs, every Friday here, you’ll know how passionate I am that one day when I’m a grown up, I will live in LA and write movies! Well, one day, maybe that means I will sell the film rights for my novels. Therefore, the article below caught my eye! I’m due to go on a holiday soon, and am still working out whether or not to go to LA for the week, see friends, hang out in seventy degree heat (if only eh!) and meet up with some film…
Fantasy world Firstly – don’t you love this caption? If you’re a writer, like wot I am (now) (!) and you know exactly what I mean, which seems more real??! 'Cos sometimes I’m really not sure! The fictional world of books and plots and characters has been part of my ‘reality’ all my life, and I’m never more happy than when I’m immersed in a fabulously gripping plot and can’t wait for the next bit. I have to say the current novel I’m listening to in my long car journeys is 33 hours long and getting back in the car and turning…
emotion Russell Blake – Powerhouse Author, on how Volume is the Answer, in the Self-Pub Battlefield So with the end of January just around the corner, I’m turning back to work on my fiction once more, having spent much of this month writing mostly support materials for the Back to You QVC page and facebook group! (see tab above) And quite as if to taunt me, along came an article in the Wall Street Journal online, which made me immediately feel ten times worse! Seems that one of my favourite self-pub-bloggers, Russell Blake, is producing a new novel roughly every 5…
'Knight & Play' Erotic Romance on Special Offer. Who Turned Down a Trad Publishing Deal? And What Does a Writer Earn? Knight & Play on special. Who’d turn down a trad publishing deal? And more tips for self publishing. KNIGHT AND PLAY – ON OFFER! So happy to see writing course colleague Kitty French - doing so well in self-publishing with her 'Knight' series - has a special offer on her 'Knight and Play' novel - the first one in the series, introducing Lucien Knight! A former book of the week on my site, it follows a girl next door's adventures as she goes to work for an adult movie company. Just check out some of the reviews and then download…
book and snow Well, as the freezing temperatures look set to hit, this week I read that in some parts of the frozen United States, they call it ‘book weather’! This week some extra links for you to peruse if you’re also interested in self-publishing. Do go to the regular RiWiSi segment in my QVC Blog this week too, for more including a book of the week which may end the arduous work outs to get fit – from the guy who brought us the 5:2 diet, Michael Mosley. Read more via the blogs tab at the top. Ten book recommendations to improve…