Monthly Archives: July 2017

How To Reblog A Blog Post #bloggingtips

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News:
Following on from my recent post, What To Do When One Of Your Blog Posts Is Reblogged, there were some comments from readers who were not sure how to reblog a post. Today,…

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The Book Competition That Keeps On Giving by Aviva Gittle

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Originally posted on The Page Turner:
The Book Competition That Keeps On Giving Aviva Gittle, owner of Gittle Publishing, hosts a contest exclusively for self-published children’s picture books. In 2013, I was a newly published author. Self-published. Many assumed that if an author…

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The Well, A Short Story from An Angel Among Us!

Recently I was asked to contribute to The Writer’s Newsletter by its Editor, Storm Grayson. Here is a short story that I wrote which is part of my short story collection, An Angel Among Us. Go to link below to … Continue reading

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Author Profile: 20 Questions (more or less) With Sally Cronin

Originally posted on Dan Alatorre – AUTHOR:
Occasionally on the blog we will talk with one of our author friends, gaining valuable insights into their behind-the-scenes world. Today we meet with Sally Cronin, a brilliant writer and friend of the…

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How to Tweet Like a Pro [Lab]

Originally posted on Steve Boseley:
Twitter is one tool in an author’s bag that can, if used effectively, be utilised to assist in the building of your author platform, which you hope ultimately will result in book sales, plus it’s…

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How To Instantly Get More Traffic To Your Blog

Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News:
Here’s a little trick that will instantly get more traffic to your blog if, like me, you prefer to get notification emails whenever a blog you follow publishes a new post. Go…

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Author Update – Sue Coletta, Janice Spina and Amy M. Reade

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
Welcome to the first of the updates this week with two new books on the schelves and a discounted book offer. First a new release by the crime thriller…

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Reading Gives You Wings to Fly and My Birthday!

Today is supposed to rain all day! I plan to make my own sunshine on this day, July 7th! It’s my birthday!! Please help me celebrate by having a piece of my apple pie! I prefer pie to cake any … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway Ended for Colby the Courageous Cat!

My Goodreads Giveaway for Colby the Courageous Cat ended June 30, 2017! Congratulations to the three winners from USA! I will be sending the signed books out on Tuesday, July 5, 2017. Stay tuned for another Goodreads Giveaway in the fall from … Continue reading

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Summer Flowers and Fun Times & Happy Fourth of July!

Now that I am back from my Sicily vacation I can enjoy the beauty right here at home. Here are the flowers on our back deck before I left on June 10th and now on July 2nd. I did add … Continue reading

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