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Let’s make a cover for my new novel; a step-by-step blog series, and I want your input!… part 11… the results are in!!!

Here it is… I mean, sort of… the very first mock-up of the cover for my new novel, as determined by excessive testing and polling. This is the background you liked best. This is the text setup you liked best. … Continue reading

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Let’s make a cover for my new novel; a step-by-step blog series, and I want your input!… part 1…

The thing is… (hey, thing!, you haven’t been around here forever!!!)… that these mock-ups that I did a long time ago are no longer relevant. That is because I had to rename the novel. It turns out that ‘the seven … Continue reading

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Jello, people, do you miss me?

I just have a lot going on. Working full time at weird hours, and editing my newest novel, which is almost done… so now I need to start doing the cover art… and I am going to do that right … Continue reading

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Stand out… the final chapter… and some thoughts about blogging on WordPress…

I tried to start a conversation about what it takes to stand out in a crowded world, and what makes each of us unique. The conversation never really got rolling. I blame that not on you, my friends, but on … Continue reading

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Hey, new people, did you know my blog has a post on it with 44,662 comments, perhaps the most comments on any single post by a non-famous person on WordPress?

Unfortunately, the wordpress overlords claim that this is the one statistic that they don’t keep track of. I do know that we couldn’t find any posts with more comments, and the few that came anywhere close were negative posts, and … Continue reading

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An interesting experiment to see how positive… or negative… your blog is…

Just go to that little search button below your top bar, and type in the word ‘love’. See how many blog posts pop up when you hit the search button. Then, do the same thing with the word ‘hate’. I … Continue reading

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Spiders of the world wide web…

We dance on strands made of words and ideas… we cast about ourselves a nebulous web of that which we hold most dear, and then perch upon the gleaming, silken filaments… we hope to lure others to see the beauty of … Continue reading

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