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WOW!

It’s my anniversary here on WordPress! I can’t believe it’s been 5 years! My how time flies. This is the notification I received. “Happy Anniversary with WordPress.com! You registered on WordPress.com 5 years ago. Thanks for flying with us. Keep up the good blogging.” And here is the link to  My first post!   And I …

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“B” is for Balancing

There have been many times that I have gotten on facebook and seen posts from friends wishing there were more hours in a day. If you were to take that 24 hours and break it down to: 8 hours for sleep, 8 hours for work, and 8 hours to do everything else it should work, right?  But what happens if you …

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Welcome James Smith

Please welcome, James Smith, the co-creator of The Short Story Group.Hi James and welcome to Karen’s Different Corners. Tell us how you got involved with the short story group? I was there at the start. I had read Vanessa Westers book and had sent her one of my short stories to look at, the idea …

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Your Book, Your Title

I’m on a blog roll! LOL So let’s talk about titles today. How did you come up with the title of your book in progress? Or your current book that’s been published? Or one of your past books? Do you go to Amazon or Barnes and Noble and put in your book’s title, before you publish …

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I’m Stuck…

No, it’s not writer’s block! I refuse to have writer’s block! No, No, No! It’s just the words won’t come…. It’s just a bump in the road…It’s…. I stare at the empty page. Or maybe the page has lots of words, but I can’t see them… Yeah! Maybe that’s it. They are invisible. So… I’ve …

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Purple Iris

I talked about this on my other blog and thought I’d bring it up here also. We write late at night and early in the morning. We put out a lot of blood, sweat, and tears. We put our hearts and souls into our books. We edit, rewrite, revise, and edit again. We ask for …

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It’s Out! Love is in the Air!

My online short story group has a new book out just in time for Valentine’s day! You get 13 great stories from 13 great authors! 🙂 And all proceeds go to Diabetes UK to support their work!                                     …

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Shine On Award!

I received the Shine On Award from not one, but two very Awesome Bloggers! The wonderful and lovely Emily Guido and The lovely and wonderful Ella Medler! Now they have told me there are no rules, and I thought, well I could interview myself like Emily did, or I could tell you three things about me, like …

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Struggling To find My Place

Bored? Me, Bored? No, I have too much to do! And that’s probably my problem. I need to do, this, this, and this, but I want to do, this, this, and this! The problem with this is, I tell myself, “If you don’t do this, this, and this, you can’t do this, this, and this!” …

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Perplexed, Procrastinating, and Peeved!

This was originally supposed to be titled;  Wrapping up 2012, But the last couple of months of 2012 have found me,  Perplexed, Procrastinating, and Peeved at myself for procrastinating! Go figure. 🙂 So to wrap up 2012, I want to thank all of my wonderful followers and commentators! These were my top four (I was #1 …

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