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It's finished!

Hi there! I have great news! Okay, for me it’s big. I finally completed my Comprehensive Writing Course through The Writers Bureau! Yay! It has taken me long enough through many challenges but I did it. It has opened my eyes to the myriad of ways writing can be utilised. We covered every possible aspect of writing. From feature writing…

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #25

Continuing from last week’s lists, some more publishing options  1) My eBook http://www.myebook.co.za/ 2) How to Publish your Book http://www.howtopublish.co.za/ 3) Boutique Books http://www.boutiquebooks.co.za/ 4) African Publisher http://www.africanpublisher.com/ 5) eReads http://www.kindlebooks.co.za/sell-on-kindlebooks-sa (unfortunately this is not available anymore) That’s all from me this week. Enjoy it! Did you enjoy any articles? Please share in the comments with me.  

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #24

This week I am just going to list self publishing options in South Africa  1) Porcupine Press http://www.porcupinepress.co.za/about-us/about-us.html 2) Publisher.co.za http://www.publisher.co.za/about-us.html 3) Self Publish SA http://www.selfpublishsa.co.za/home/written.html 4) Print on Demand http://www.printondemand.co.za/book-publishing/ 5) Partridge Publishing http://www.partridgepublishing.com/africa That’s all from me this week. Enjoy it! Did you enjoy any articles? Please share in the comments with me.  

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #23

I am a serial reader and love non-fiction articles. For me to find it again and for you to enjoy, I’ll share it here weekly.  1) I am not crazy about failure but it is definitely an invaluable learning experience http://positivewriter.com/why-failure/ 2) So how do I get international freelance clients? http://www.makealivingwriting.com/get-international-freelance-clients/ 3) Some encouragement to just keep going. http://writerunboxed.com/2014/07/23/letter-to-my-aspiring-writer-self/ 4) 5 Tips to…

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #22

I am a serial reader and love non-fiction articles. For me to find it again and for you to enjoy, I’ll share it here weekly.  1) JF Penn shares her experience at Thriller Fest 2012 here http://www.thecreativepenn.com/2012/07/18/thrillerfest/ 2) And JF Penn’s experience at Thriller Fest 2014 http://www.thecreativepenn.com/2014/07/17/writing-thrillerfest-2014/ 3) Cliche Finder! All you do is paste your written piece into the room available and it…

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #21

I am a serial reader and love non-fiction articles. For me to find it again and for you to enjoy, I’ll share it here weekly.  1) The best crime and thrillers of 2013 by The Guardian. http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/dec/03/crime-thriller-roundup-2013 2) And The Guardian’s 2014 best http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/dec/05/the-best-crime-and-thrillers-of-2014 3) I’ve never done an interview with anyone in my life. It freaks me out quite a bit.…

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #20

I am a serial reader and love non-fiction articles. For me to find it again and for you to enjoy, I’ll share it here weekly.  1) Many times I feel a bit insecure because wordpress is still in my blog name but Eddie set my mind at ease a bit with this post http://thewriteconversation.blogspot.com/2014/07/social-media-mondayyou-must-not-use.html 2) Some more social media advice by…

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #19

I am a serial reader and love non-fiction articles. For me to find it again and for you to enjoy, I’ll share it here weekly.  1) Jane Friendman tackles the question of how future physical bookstore will look based on articles she’s find on the great world wide web http://janefriedman.com/2014/07/17/future-physical-bookstore/ 2) I am looking forward to reading the results for this…

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #18

I am a serial reader and love non-fiction articles. For me to find it again and for you to enjoy, I’ll share it here weekly.  1) Romance Writers Organisation of South Africa have a beautiful website. Check it out here. http://www.romancewriters.co.za/ 2) Carol listed 7 articles here about freelance writing. http://www.makealivingwriting.com/7-favorite-posts-freelance-writing-far/ 3) A very old and totally incomplete list of short story…

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Bookish links I enjoyed this past week #17

I am a serial reader and love non-fiction articles. For me to find it again and for you to enjoy, I’ll share it here weekly. 1) 2014 Writers Blogs was beautifully listed here. http://positivewriter.com/top-25-writing-blogs/ 2) Dave King gives some advice for us new writers. Write, edit, write. Repeat. http://writerunboxed.com/2014/07/15/newtons-third-law-of-writing/ 3) On Writers Write, Anthony Ehlers gives some advice on writing satisfying scene…

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