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8 Strange Rituals . . .

My Interests That May Interest You!


8 Strange Rituals of Productive Writers – By Kelton Reid – for Copyblogger –

5 Ways to Make Your Novel Inescapable – by Victoria Mixon –

12 Guidelines for Deciding When to Persist, When to Quit – by Rosabeth Moss Kanter – for Harvard Business Review –

Is Your Author Website Doing Its Job? 6 Things to Check – By Laura Pepper Wu – for Jane Friedman –



Quote(s) of the Day:

A true friend unbosoms freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.”  – William Penn

OMG Facts . . .

My Interests That May Interest You!




OMG Facts – PSA: Every year, approximately 5 to 7 million animals enter animal shelter nationwide, and approximately 3 to 4 million are euthanized simply because they’re not adopted –



Windows 8 revolutionizes Microsoft OS, but consumers may balk – By Peter Svensson, AP – The Vancouver Sun –


Dear Agent  — Write the Letter That Sells Your Book – By Nicola Morgan – for Writer Beware –




5 Colorful and Unique Ways to Decorate Your Halloween Pumpkings – by Charley Cameron – for inhabitat –

The 25 best travel apps – by Helena Lee – for The Telegraph –



Quote(s) of the Day:

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone.

This is the way to success. ” – Swami Vivekananda