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For Your Information

Will You Ever Buy Mostly E-books? – By Nathan Bransford –

Who comes on opening night? – By Seth Godin –

Why I Wrote the Kind of Book I Hate – By Danny Iny – Problogger –

Marketing 101 for Freelance Writers: #1 – The Essential First Step – By Carol – Make a Living Writing –

The Slush Pile and How to Emerge From It – By Sydney – Call My Agent –

Don’t know what to do with old batteries? – Innovative Eco Clock By Bor-Ru Huang – E-Junkie-Info –

Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics: How Relying on Numbers Can Get You Into Trouble – By Victoria Strauss – Writer Beware –

The Difference between Simple and Easy – And Why It Matters to Bloggers – By Aman Basanti – Men With Pens –

Quote(s) of the Day

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. – Thomas Edison

“Good writing is supposed to evoke sensation in the reader—not the fact that it is raining, but the feeling of being rained upon”  – E.L. Doctorow


Writing Contest

Boulevard Emerging Writers Contest – short fiction – Deadline Dec. 31, 2011 –