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Call me Indie

I recently embraced the label of “indie writer.” While I thought I was just doing this for me, and in a real way I am. But I also want to writer more and more and get people to read what … Continue reading

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Direct Publishing Decision

In 2005 I finished writing The Sureshot and started emailing and sending out copies to publishers. It didn’t take long for some to express interest in publishing my story. I was thrilled. The idea of being a published author was … Continue reading

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Sureshot Cover Contest

Calling all artists! Along with a rewrite and republish I want a new cover for The Sureshot. Since I’ve met and befriended many artists over the years and I know there are a bunch of you out there who have … Continue reading

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Alcohol in Writing

More than ten years ago when The Sureshot was first published there was one main issue the editors had with my story; alcohol. They didn’t catch a hundred spelling and grammar errors, they weren’t interested in improving the story arch, … Continue reading

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Tate Publishing Disaster

It was 2005. I was 25 years old and in college and working on becoming a teacher. On my computer I had a story that I half wrote in 2001 and finished in 2003 while caring for my newborn daughter … Continue reading

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Sureshot progress:

Off to a fantastic start rewriting the Sureshot. It’s been wonderful reading, editing and adding to that story. With luck I will have it ready to publish by the end of this month but my goal was end of August.  … Continue reading

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Why the Sureshot?

As I continue to work through rewriting and republishing my first ever full story, I thought it would be prudent to take a moment to remind myself, and any interested, why and how I wrote the story. As most know, … Continue reading

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