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The Danger of Blogging

The Danger of Blogging

If you’ve read my latest book, 52 Writing Tips: Fast and Easy Ways to Polish Your Writing, you know that I devote one section to blogging, with several articles to help both novice and experienced bloggers. Why, then, would I describe blogging as dangerous? Done...

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How to Write a Non-Fiction Book Review

How to Write a Non-Fiction Book Review

  Someone asks you to write a non-fiction book review. This first question you need to answer is: Is This a Good Subject for You? Consider the subject matter. Do you know anything about it? Whether you do or not, does it interest you? These really are separate...

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How to Make a Cover for Your Book

How to Make a Cover for Your Book

  Your first decision is whether you want to create a cover for your book yourself or you want to hire a designer. And because you know people will judge your book by its cover, your goal is to have as a professional looking cover as you can create. Do It...

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How to Run a Virtual Book Launch Party

How to Run a Virtual Book Launch Party

Pat Iyer and Greg Williams at his book launch party The room is teeming with people, who are milling around, meeting authors, and getting free copies of books. Yes, that was the scene when I served as ghostwriter for Greg Williams and we launched the book in Manhattan...

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Focus on the Positive By Keeping a Journal

Focus on the Positive By Keeping a Journal

  Do you tend to focus on the positive or the negative aspects of your life? Some of us are wired for positivity, have sunny dispositions, and revel in life. Right now the Northeast where I am sitting is filling with brilliant yellow flowers and spring blossoms....

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