Ranking #1 on Wattpad Today

With 2014 coming to a close, I’ve got a few more days before I need to wrap up my #NaNoWriMo novel-in-progress, Loving Ashe, before it heads to an editor.  Right now, it’s currently #1 under Chicklit on Wattpad and I’m pretty thrilled it made it that high.  I should be celebrating little triumphs, right, even

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Got My Autographed Copy!

Today I received my autographed copy of Margaret Atwood’s The Stone Mattress, my prize for being one of two runners-up for the Freeze-Dried Groom Fiction Contest on Wattpad. My entry, Miss Hazel-Eyes, was my first attempt at writing in present tense, the same tense used by Ms. Atwood for the character of Sam in the

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Pressbooks: The New Way To Format Your Novel and Get It Out There

I discovered Pressbooks through a fellow writer on Wattpad, who suggested I check it out when I was lamenting the woes of formatting my novel.  Pressbooks is by the same company that runs WordPress  uses the open source WordPress software as a foundation for their service, so if you’re used to the WordPress blogging format, then

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LeanPub: Publish Early. Publish Often. In Markdown

I stumbled upon Leanpub through the NaNoWriMo website’s sponsors page.  Leanpub’s tagline is “Publish Early.  Publish Often,” which allows fiction writers like me to post my story one chapter at a time to build up my audience if I want to.  I already do that with Wattpad but still, something about Leanpub peaked my interest.

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