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Back on the Grid – Writing Again

Writing Again! I’ve been off the “grid” for a while because I have recently changed jobs.  I am currently a teacher of family medicine.  Just a few short months ago I was in a busy practice seeing about 100 patients … Continue reading

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Writing a Novel?

How do you begin writing a novel?   My first novel was a training ground for me.  I had always been taught to plan out anything you intend to write for others.  This meant a dreaded outline.  I hate outlines.  … Continue reading

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WHAT DO YOU READ?

Do you write the way you read? I was recently asked this question and it made me think a little.  I love to read mysteries and thrillers and combinations of these genres.  Two of my novels are, in fact, mysteries … Continue reading

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WRITING HURDLES

Writing Hurdles Everyone I know, who writes, comes up against challenges that leave them speechless.  The dreaded blank page affects everyone at some point.  Here are a few hurdles I have come up against, add yours in comments. What should … Continue reading

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Be a Publisher – Esengo Publishing

ESENGO PUBLISHING                  Congo Mission My second book was self-published.  I was hesitant to follow this route, at first, because I have seen some books written and self-published by their author that were … Continue reading

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SELF-PUBLISHING

Self-Publishing     My  most recent endeavor has been to venture into the world of self-publishing.  At first it seems simple and like an obvious choice, but there are pitfalls that make caution a must.  Like my experience with traditional … Continue reading

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Beyond the Page: Getting Published

Pushing Beyond the Page: Getting Published Traditional Publishing I don’t claim to have all the answers when it comes to getting your work published.  There are many factors to consider when making the decision about how to publish your work.  … Continue reading

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Putting “Pen” to “Paper”

Putting Pen to Paper The Writing Process or pen to paper When you think about authoring a book, what comes to mind?  Do you see a frustrated writer, head in hands, staring at a blank page?  Do you wonder, “What … Continue reading

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INSOMNIA

Insomnia One of my patients talked to me the other day and said she had a problem with insomnia.  She was in my office with her husband for his appointment.  Normally I try not to enter into medical discussions with … Continue reading

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LIFE CHANGES

Life changes I have a pretty busy life with my work and many other things I do.   I love to write and have been enjoying the world of blogging and tweeting, meeting people from all around the world.  I have … Continue reading

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