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I was wondering when the new Author spotlight interviews come out. I see that the last one was done in December. Do they only do them every so often or what is the deal.Continue
I have a question, Currently I wirte my manuscripts in Microsoft Word and I right now I have the 2007 version and considering upgrading to the 2010 version. My Dad found this Author's software and…Continue
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I live in Eldora Iowa with my husband John. Our 2 dogs CC who is a black Lab and Buddy a black and white Cocker Spaniel mix. A turtle named Bubba that I have for more than 20 years and 13 cats whith very distinct personailities. We have two kinds our Russian Blue family is made up of Momma Blue, Lily, Miley, Zippy, Neopoleon, Gizmo, and Fluffy. Our Simiese family is made up of Kuma while Butch, Sam, Linus, Stoshi,Isabell are our Tabby family.
I am not your typical writer since I didnt even think of becoming one until I was trying to get into the Nursing Program but when I didnt make it in I had to keep trying to up my score for the next year. But to make a long story short I revamped an old high school story and At a Glance was published in March of last year thanks in part to my English College Professor. It was then that I fell in love with writing. I love creating new characters, plots drawing people in and taking them on a ride.
I am hoping someone can help me with this. It is probably easy to do but does anyone know how to delete the extra blank pages out of your manuscript. I finished all the editing and have a few pages after i decided not to add any illustrations.
It has been a little while since I have been in here. Been busy with editing the second book in the trilogy I also found that after writing the second book the title does not fit anymore so I am thinking really hard on changing it. But not sure if i can even do that since book one is already published. I don't want to confuse my readers. My Co-author told me if we change the name now we are going to have to go back and change the first book as well. Which wouldn't be hard but…Continue
I need some advice!!! So I am hoping that I came to the right spot. I found out that my publisher was ripping me off with not paying me for all of my books sold. Now I know what everyone would say...Drop them and find another one... well I wish it were that easy. I would love to do exactly that. However, I am in the middle of finishing book 2 in my Trilogy and Book 1 was published with this publisher. My question is, do I stay with the same company or do i publish the last 2 books with…Continue
Finally, after a long while I finished designing both covers for New Beginnings coming out later this year and Sins of the Father arriving late next summer. So with out further delay Here they are:…Continue