Category Archives: Blogging

Okay, he tagged me

John aka Duke of Earle says I HAVE to play . . . who am I to argue? 1) One book that changed your life: Outwitting Squirrels by Bill Adler, because encountering it triggered a chain of events that eventually … Continue reading

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Got another one :-)

Via Miss Snark, here’s another literary agent blog: Jenny Rappaport of the L. Perkins Agency. [tags] literary agents [/tags]

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Can the music

Booksquare has website advice for writers. Rats, and I’ve been working so hard on my one-finger midi version of Freebird . . . [tags] book promotion, website [/tags]

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“But the splogosphere is now growing faster”

Wired has a piece up by Charles C. Mann on splogs — spam blogs. Lots of interesting stats about the blogosphere and how spammers are monkeying around with it to make a quick buck. The piece also mentions Akismet, the … Continue reading

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The trout got flushed

One of the first writer blogs I linked on my blogroll was Brown Trout’s Next Book, purportedly kept by an overweight, aging, thrice-divorced academic who had enjoyed a stint of literary success some years ago, but subsequently saw his career … Continue reading

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Writeminded blog partay

Five writers celebrating a year blogging and publishing success. Good excuse for some fun, eh? (And not just for them — they’re promising giveaways!) [tags] writing, blogging [/tags]

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From my blogroll

Had too much fun reading this morning to write a blog post myself. Over at Pubrants, agent Kristin Nelson has posted a query from one of her writers, Lisa Shearin, along with comments about what it was about the query … Continue reading

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Congrats Miss Snark

Her blog’s readometer is about to turn over and hit the 1,000,000 mark!

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Sorry, but corporations can’t “blog”

Via Booksquare comes the news that Penguin has a blog. Here it is. Okay. Far be it from me to suggest this is an original thought, although it’s only now I’ve articulated it to myself — I know there’s a … Continue reading

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Spam relief!!!!

Although it never gets posted to my blog, because comments are moderated, the comment spam manure-pile has been growing a larger every week. Several times a day I’ve had to go through my comment queue to manually sort out the … Continue reading

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