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Writing Motivation Ideas for Using or for Laughing

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Hi SEers, it’s John with you again. As you know from some of my past posts, I’m always trying to think of ways to suggest staying motivated as a writer. It’s not that I believe writers aren’t motivated, but sometimes our attention gets drawn to other things, and we have to get back on track. So, again today, I’m going to give a few ideas on how to get that motivation moving if it becomes stalled. I will admit some of these ideas are really “out there somewhere,” but if you just roll with it, maybe it can help. By the way, these ideas are for those times that the motivation isn’t part of a deep-seated problem but for when you just dread sitting down to write. Mostly they are played for laughs but hey, maybe if you need it, one would work. Okay, here…

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Guess what Authors – Not everyone is going to love your book! — Writing and Music

I heard you gasp. But I also saw you nodding your heads. We all know this, right? We’ve all had it happen – that moment when a scathing review shows up. Famous mainstream authors like Tom Clancy and James Patterson get one-star reviews. Tom Clancy’s novel, The Stand has almost 5,000 reviews and yes, some […]Guess… Continue reading Guess what Authors – Not everyone is going to love your book! — Writing and Music

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Concordant Vibrancy Book Tour: Beem Weeks! — The Indie Spot!

Today is Day 5 of the Concordant Vibrancy 5 book tour. I am hosting me, myself, and I today. . . It’s always a party when those three show up!  (1) What prompted you to be a part of the Concordant Vibrancy concept? The thing that prompted me to participate in the Concordant Vibrancy concept was an […]Day… Continue reading Concordant Vibrancy Book Tour: Beem Weeks! — The Indie Spot!

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Launch Day! The Rise of Gadreel — The Writer Next Door | Vashti Q

Hi, everyone! Today is the ‘Launch Date‘ for my new book, The Rise of Gadreel! I was hoping the paperback would have gone live today too, but for some reason, Amazon still has it on review. I’m not surprised since everything this year has happened at its own pace. I’m told the paperback will be […]Launch… Continue reading Launch Day! The Rise of Gadreel — The Writer Next Door | Vashti Q