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Re: Digitally Empowered Author blog:

By Joyce Holland Outside of the fact that I love the way Christine writes, her blogs are always full of details I want to file away, or things I want to talk to other writers about. I doubt there is … Continue reading

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What I’ve learned from being a literary agent.

 By Joyce Holland  First of all, like everyone else, I know how hard it is to try and land an agent, so the view from the other side was a revelation. I previously recall thinking that no one particularly likes … Continue reading

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Joyce Holland on Blogging and getting published

By Joyce Holland Back when I wrote a bi-weekly column for the newspaper, I never lacked for ideas. So why is blogging so difficult for me? Everyone else churns out clever paragraphs, and accompanying photos faster than I can sort … Continue reading

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A Leap of Faith

by Christine Kling I know I often write about my adventures with boats and bikes and my attempts to live simply, but tonight, it is another adventure that is on my mind. I haven’t written about the sales of Circle … Continue reading

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Sailing Writer

I’ve started work on designing my new blog/website/hub that will someday be located at sailingwriter.com, and as I’m trying to design the site, I’ve grown acutely aware of my own split personality; I am a sailor and a writer. But … Continue reading

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You’d think . . .

if several members of the Write on the Water crew were all at the same conference on the same weekend, they would find some way to get together, right? Well, here’s the deal. First, let me explain that I am … Continue reading

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The Times They Are a-Changin’

It has taken me four and a half years to finish this book of mine, and in that time, technology and this ebook tide has risen so fast that we’d all better start swimmin’ or we’ll sink like stones. I … Continue reading

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Joyce Holland-On being a writer and an agent.

Mike asked me a question. He wanted to know if I preferred being an agent or a writer. Now there’s a loaded question, but it has an easy answer. I’m a writer through and through. However, being writer produces a … Continue reading

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Agent Joyce Holland on Show, don’t tell

I just read Mike’s blog from today, Sept. 14, where he said…  (You know I am not going to tell you the whole story because you’d know the ending and wouldn’t buy my book! Hell, I wouldn’t buy a book I knew … Continue reading

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From Rags to Riches on the Kindle? Do you need a blog?

By Mike Jastrzebski There is no right answer to this question. If you’re going to start a blog and only post a couple of times a week it probably isn’t going to do you a whole lot of good. If … Continue reading

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