Taylor Hausler

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10 Signs You Really Need a Vacation

Because we all need some time off every now and then.<p>You probably wouldn’t hesitate to call in sick if you had the flu. But would you take a day off …

10 Mistakes Authors Make that Can Cost them a Fortune (and How to Avoid Them)

<b>Penny Sansevieri</b><p>When it comes to writing books and book promotion, I know that it can sometimes feel like a confusing odyssey of choices. And while I …

These 15 animal 'selfies' will change your view of the animal kingdom | CNN Travel

Organic farming is actually worse for climate change than conventional farming

Organic food is booming right now, as more and more people choose what they perceive to be healthier, more environmentally friendly food.<p>But a new …

Civilians always get these 8 military terms wrong

We know it's hard to keep track of military lingo and technical terms, that's why we've published so many guides (Air Force, Marine Corps, Army, Navy). But there are some terms that the media — especially Hollywood — just can't stop getting wrong when referring to the military.<p>Bazooka refers …

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10 New Sci-Fi And Fantasy Books To Explore This Summer

Dragons and phantoms and starships, oh my!<p>Vacation season, ahoy! If you’re stuck at home this summer, you can always set off to faraway fictional lands with a new science-fiction or fantasy novel. Luckily, there are plenty to choose from. Below, I picked the best of 'em.<p><b>The Buried Giant</b> <b>by Kazuo</b> …

10 Biggest Organizing Mistakes We All Make

Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.<p>Even the best efforts are a waste without a proper plan.

Upcycled Jeans Quilt - Andrea's Notebook

I love a good pair of colored jeans, and I have a thing for colorful blankets, too, so today I’m combining them for this upcycled jeans quilt. I’m a …

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Blog! It may win you a book contract

In the face of rejection, blog. This is the mantra for aspiring writers in the city, given the disappointments they face while approaching …

Infographic

Infographic: 5 Actionable Social Media Tips for Authors<p>July 9, 2015 - Book Marketing - 4 Comments<p>Social media is the key to every self-publisher’s …

Tools for Writers: Omni Outliner

Many fiction writers are suspicious of outlining. There’s a tendency, especially among literary writers, to feel that anything thought out in advance …

Who Is Your Audience in Writing

If you haven’t figured out your audience in writing, you’re going to fail.Is Stephen King’s audience children?Is the Los Angeles Times’ audience …

Creative Writing

Suffering Doubts About Your Writing? Four Time-Tested Tips to Help You in Your Darkest Hours

As I raced through the grocery store last Saturday, I ran into another writer, someone I've seen at occasional parties. "Wow," she said. "I see you already have another book out. Good for you!"<p>Yes, good for me, I thought grimly, as we said goodbye. Good, except that I'll probably never write …

Word Names for Writers

<b>Word Names for Writers</b><p>I’ve noticed that several baby name enthusiasts have a passion for writing. Many writers enter the world of baby names while …

Writing for Others–Writing for Yourself

Writers are often asked if they write for themselves or for others. In some ways, it’s a meaningless question: most authors wouldn’t have chosen such …

Why erotica writers are upset with Amazon

Amazon has announced changes to how it pays self-publishing authors. The changes apply to books that users borrow through Kindle Unlimited and …

Fiction – A call for submissions

(photo shows Ann Quin reading her own work) 3:AM is opening fiction submissions for a short period. I’m looking for innovative, linguistically or …

Creative Writing

.WS Internationalized Domain Names

Try searching for phrases or sentences.<br>Our domain spinner will have better results! <br>(Basically, use spaces between words!)

Breaking the Law in Fiction

<b>Heather Webb</b><p>As a novice writer, especially one in search of an agent, we swallow every writing and industry rule hook, line, and sinker. It’s …

Highlights of Iran nuclear deal

• Iran will remove two-thirds of its infrastructure at the Fordo enrichment center. The center will become a nuclear research center; no uranium enrichment will be allowed there for 15 years.<br>• The Arak heavy water reactor will be converted to produce zero weapons-grade plutonium.<br>• Iran must comply with …

ASK AN AUTHOR: BUILDING AN AUDIENCE, NO. OF DRAFTS, & IDEAL WRITING ENVIRONMENT

<b>Answering your questions about writing, publishing, and marketing books</b><p>By Sarka-Jonae Miller<p>July 13, 2015 (San Diego’s East County) --This week I'm …

“The Global Pyramid” & Who Really Controls Our Planet

Survival Skills: 5 Tricks for Better Knife Sharpening

Remember your first pocket knife? With that trusty new tool in your hand, you probably felt like you could take on the world. Until you dulled down …

Learn how to make the most of your money.

It's a big world out there—your investment mix could benefit from some global flavor.<p>Article<p>07/02/2018<p>Are you thinking of a getting a graduate …

Let’s make the South stop lying: The right’s war on our history — and truth — must be defeated now

<b>(CURAphotography via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Conservatives have fought a near-treasonous propaganda war in the media and schools for decades. We must fight back<p>Bill Curry<p>July 14, 2015 10:00pm (UTC)<p>Last Friday, in a muted, five-minute ceremony, an honor guard of gray-clad troopers removed the Confederate …

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