Monday, June 29, 2015

Man's Best Friend?

"Outside of a dog, a man’s best friend is a book. 

Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read."

Groucho Marx

 This quote always makes me smile. 

I'm sharing tight writing tips at Susan J. Reinhardt's blog.

If you have a minute, stop by and see us!

Are dogs or books your best friend? 

Happy reading and writing,

Karen  :)

 Photo credit: David Lange

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Editing Tips - Guest Post Link

I'm discussing editing tips at my publisher's blog today

Here's a peek at the post:  

"Does the word editing make you cringe? 

Do you postpone this stage of the writing process as long as possible? 

Editing is a necessary part of the journey to publication, 

yet it often intimidates even seasoned writers...."

If you have a moment, I invite you to check it out

Thanks a bunch! :)

What are your weekend plans?

Happy writing,


Monday, June 22, 2015

Monday's Fabulous Finds

Monday is a great day to share fabulous links, right? Here are a few of my recent discoveries:

You don't have to have a published book to your credit to appreciate the Seven Most Useful Apps for Authors. These apps can address needs for any writer.

Did you know that a hyphen can change the meaning of a word? C.S. Lakin elaborates in Using Hyphens to Avoid Confusion.

What's the best way to market your work without being a pest? Check out Jennifer Brown Banks' advice in 5 Tips to Selling Your Works Without Working People's Nerves.

How do you know you're a writer? Jean Fischer's recent post invites us to finish this sentence, You Know You're a Writer When...

I'll be back on Thursday with a link to a guest post on my publisher's blog. If you can spare a minute, I invite you to stop by!

What are you up to this week?

Happy writing,