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Inspiration in the Public Domain

One of the most frequently asked questions authors receive is, “Where do you get ideas for your stories?” To which the answer is most often, “I don’t know.”  Ideas come from all sorts of places: snippets of conversation, a misspoken word, an old telescope in your closet. Sometimes writers ponder […]

2024 Marketing Trends Every Author Needs to Know to Sell Books

By Jenny Kate In the ever-changing landscape of book marketing, staying abreast of the latest trends is crucial for authors. As we step into 2024, it’s evident that the strategies employed to promote books have undergone significant shifts compared to the previous year. A recent survey conducted by the Written […]

Writer, You’ve Got This

By Deborah Brewer I don’t know about you but my writing goals for this new year are going to take some doing. But writers, we’ve got this. When facing a challenge, a little encouragement of the right sort never hurts, so I’ve revisited the advice books of a few well-regarded […]

Sweet Success for Linda DuVal!

Linda DuVal is pleased to announce the recent release of her historical novel, THE LIGHTKEEPER (Rhyolite Press, December 2023). The book launch in December at Hooked On Books in Colorado Springs was a sold-out success! ABOUT THE BOOK: Amy Pritchard, a young Civil War widow, finds a new life becoming […]


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