Release Tour for SEEKING HOPE by J.M. Maurer and a GIVEAWAY!

SEEKING HOPE

Book 3 of the Emerging From Darkness series
by J.M. Maurer

Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“Give me but one firm spot on which to stand, and I will move the earth.” – Archimedes

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Finding The Balance Between Hooking Readers and Setting up The Story. From Romance University. By Janice Hardy. Read more…

What Makes A Reader Keep Turning Pages? By Steven Pressfield. Read more…

Yank Your Reader Into Your Story With A Great Opening Line. From The Book Designer. By Jennie Nash. Read more…

Avoid Weak Words. By Steve Laube. Read more…

Raising The Average. By Seth Godin. Read more…

Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“Don’t Panic!” – Words written on the cover of the eponymous fictional guide featured in the HITCH-HIKER’S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY by Douglas Adams

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Set Up and Inciting Incident. By Steven Pressfield. Read more…

Plotting Through. From Romance University. By Robin Gianna. Read more…

Revealing Your Character’s Past Without Falling Into Backstory. From Fiction University. By Janice Hardy. Read more…

Enough Small Moments. By Seth Godin. Read more…

Meet Stanalei Fletcher, Author of Beyond Duty. Interview By Rochelle Weber. Read more…

Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” –Albert Einstein

Welcome back to Friday Favorites. Here’s a couple of pics from my time off.

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Now back to business…

Pressure, Perception, and Probability: The Holy Trinity That Stymies the New Writer. From Writer Unboxed. By  Grace Wynter. Read more…

Absolute Zero-The Temperature At Which Writers Give Up. From Terribleminds. By Kameron Hurley. Hat tip to The Passive Voice. Read more…

Why Not Today? Chasing Your Creative Urge Despite a Busy Life. By Roni Loren. Read more…

Keep on Riding the Roller Coaster! (Or, why all those years of trying to sell are worth it.) From Romance University. By Anna Sugden. Read more…

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All Mirrors Are Broken. By Seth Godin. Read more…

Friday Favorites

This Week’s Quote:
“Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life.” – Sandra Carey UpperProvo-2

Friday Favorites is taking the rest of the month of July off. I hope you all have an awesome summer reading, writing, or simply enjoying a summer break, too. Enjoy life!