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Wednesday – Friendsday

After a solid month of painting a cat a day, it seems odd to not have a brush in my hands or to be posting a painting.  I’m trying to find a balance between writing and painting…. last month, painting … Continue reading

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Blogging Basics: Is anyone listening out there?

Blogging is a form of communication. You all know that, right?  Yet, some folks post to their blogs and expect others to read them and heap praise on them, but they don’t do the same. Many times when starting a … Continue reading

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Communicating through your blog

Blogging can be an asset to your writing career. Even if you are still writing your book and it won’t be published for quite some time, a blog can only help you when the time comes. If you start early, … Continue reading

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You’re invited to be a guest blogger

Guest Bloggers Welcome at Before You Write BeforeYouWrite.com is a new blog by me, Lou Belcher. It is dedicated to giving beginning and seasoned writers tips on a variety of topics about the process of writing and publishing. To broaden … Continue reading

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Getting over yourself – making the transition from thinking to writing

What’s holding you back in making the transition from thinking to writing? You have such witty thoughts running through your head. What’s preventing you from putting them down on paper? Is it writer’s block? Or is it merely a case … Continue reading

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Is it a blog if no one reads it?

My schedule has been so full lately. Yesterday, I stayed home all day. I hid in my office and I wrote during most of that time. It’s always such a dilemma whether to spend time marketing my book or writing … Continue reading

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The market for your book.

Yesterday, I suggested that before you write your book, it’s good to check out whether the public is interested in your topic.  One way to do that is to blog about your topic. This will take a little bit of … Continue reading

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Marketing your book

First things first… I know it seems premature to talk about marketing before you write, but it’s not. You might have a burning desire to write your book no matter what. In that case, you might choose to skip worrying … Continue reading

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