Guest Blog By Arlene Knickerbocker – ” Offering The Gift Of Feedback”

Offering The Gift Of Feedback by Arlene Knickerbocker Leadership and management expert Dr. Ken Blanchard said, “Feedback is the breakfast of champions.” Recently I found myself energized when I received an email message from someone who had read my latest nonfiction book. She told me how it had impacted her life and how she was sharing information she had learned with others. The sun seemed...
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Guest Blog By Valerie Allen – “Book Covers And Spines”

 Book Covers & Spines by Valerie Allen   The front cover can sell your book. It must invite the readers’ attention, encourage them to select your book, get them to hold it in their hands, move them to flip through the pages, and help them decide to buy. A daunting task! Browse in bookstores, and observe patrons as they scan a book cover. How long do they view the cover before placing...
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Guest Post by Uvi Poznansky – “The Descent into a Different Realm”

The Descent into a Different Realm by Uvi Poznansky Author of “Twisted”, “A Favorite Son”, “Apart From Love”, and “Home” I feel so elated to find out that every day, lately, great customer reviews are being posted for my new release, Twisted. They are quite elaborate, and with lovely eloquence they do their best to describe what this collection of...
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Guest Post by Richard Sutton – “Happily Treading the Thorny Genre Path…”

Happily Treading the Thorny Genre Path… by Richard Sutton   One of the most important marketing decisions a writer can make, when the time comes to market a new novel, is to determine which genre it will be assigned to. Of course, most of us wish our work were of such break-through proportions that all readers would admire it, yet that’s rarely possible. Since the net is rapidly...
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Guest Blog By Catherine Stovall – “Health Benefits Of Reading”

Health Benefits Of Reading  by Catherine Stovall Exercising your body is certainly necessary to staying fit and healthy. It’s a given that you will see magazine ads, television commercials, and other literature telling you how important it is to get up and move. However, many people underestimate the power of the mind when it comes to health. You can’t blame them. How many mothers ever...
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Guest Blog by Susan Ricci – “Launching A Writing Career After 50”

   “Launching A Writing Career After 50” by Susan Ricci  The first word that comes to mind:  Perseverance. Perseverance is the key for achieving one’s personal voyage across the sea of dreams. Like many writers (or perhaps all of them), I’ve been writing in some form or another since I discovered crayons weren’t part of a food group.  Newspaper commentaries became my...
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