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In These New Essays, John McPhee Finds Poetry in the Material at Hand. 5 elleng Dec 17 Dec 17 3 310
Blogs are a good way of promoting your writing. 1 Koch Ebola Dec 17 Dec 17 0 131
So I would like to write a book with somebody about the midterm elections 4 Separation Nov 7 Nov 28 2 494
Bring it On NaNoWriMo 2015! 7 btrflykng9 Oct 2015 Nov 14 2 1463
So I'm trying my hand at writing 7 Separation Oct 27 Nov 12 1 444
What to do when bad news abounds? Write! 0 hermetic Nov 3 Nov 3 6 295
Why do people who hardly read books think they can be authors? [View all] 52 mainer Aug 2013 Nov 1 12 8537
50 years ago this happened to me 0 Koch Ebola Aug 2018 Aug 2018 1 766
I would like to recommend an original essay "Never Forget" in General Discussion. ,by Tiger Bright 2 Stuart G Aug 2018 Aug 2018 1 424
A short story about my past. 1 Koch Ebola Aug 2018 Aug 2018 1 556
For writers thinking about publishing via Amazon... 5 MineralMan Jul 2018 Jul 2018 6 831
Interviewed 7 DavidDvorkin Jun 2018 Jul 2018 4 916
My new Kindle book on Internet Neuromarketing Is on Amazon 5 MineralMan Jun 2018 Jul 2018 0 598
Using Amazon's KDP Paperback Publishing System - Some Tips 8 MineralMan Jun 2018 Jul 2018 3 1281
A ramble. First draft. 1 backtoblue Jun 2018 Jun 2018 3 526
Self-Publishing Tools, Tips, and Techiques 8 DavidDvorkin Feb 2018 May 2018 6 999
Fake books sold on Amazon in money-laundering scheme 0 mainer Apr 2018 Apr 2018 3 796
Living with a writer 7 hermetic Jan 2018 Feb 2018 8 870
Oxford Comma Dispute Is Settled as Maine Drivers Get $5 Million. 5 elleng Feb 2018 Feb 2018 4 658
Hi! 2 CherokeeDem Nov 2017 Jan 2018 2 792
Aransas Pass Texas 1 zippythepinhead Dec 2016 Dec 2017 1 761
The Therapist's Roadmap 5 The_jackalope Dec 2017 Dec 2017 1 1260
This message was self-deleted by its author 3 defacto7 Oct 2017 Oct 2017 0 717
Free Parking If you want to live like a Republican, Vote Democratic Harry S. Truman 5 WhiteTara Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 1916
The Mind of John McPhee 1 elleng Sep 2017 Sep 2017 2 1261
Free Parking 9/13 0 WhiteTara Sep 2017 Sep 2017 2 924
My latest Free Parking Column - Betrayal and Treason (Revised) 0 WhiteTara Sep 2017 Sep 2017 5 1116
Irony? 3 California_Republic Aug 2017 Aug 2017 0 2801
I just sent out my first query to find an agent. 11 Lilyhoney Jul 2017 Jul 2017 7 1622
My e-books are free on Smashwords this month 1 DavidDvorkin Jul 2017 Jul 2017 5 807
Calling all writing geeks, movie and TV fans! 0 wyldwolf Jun 2017 Jun 2017 4 2211
My first non-syndicated column 0 WhiteTara Jun 2017 Jun 2017 9 1854
A chance to be published 4 hermetic Jun 2017 Jun 2017 3 4045
I didn't realize there was a writers group on DU 10 TNLib Apr 2017 May 2017 7 5215
Bill Walsh, copy editor and witty authority on language, dies at 55. 2 elleng Mar 2017 Mar 2017 5 1214
Magazine seeking entries. 0 hermetic Mar 2017 Mar 2017 0 890
Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but plagiarism ain't 16 DavidDvorkin Mar 2013 Feb 2017 0 3708
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 Jhall5 Feb 2017 Feb 2017 0 813
Just today on Amazon, my short novel God and Santa Claus Trump Trump... 1 RobertDevereaux Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 946
stone age hippie 3 zippythepinhead Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 1260
Boy's Town 0 zippythepinhead Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 661
"On the road 0verseas" 0 zippythepinhead Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 604
Key west 1969 2 zippythepinhead Dec 2016 Dec 2016 1 1729
shrimp trip from hell 0 zippythepinhead Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 597
shrimp tales 0 zippythepinhead Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 599
Houston couple holding essay contest for $400,000 home 3 UrbScotty May 2015 Dec 2016 1 1359
My new "Secret of Love" 1 PavelKO Nov 2016 Dec 2016 0 821
These Expert Writing Tips Will Guarantee Your Blog Posts Get Read 0 Agnosticsherbet Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 841
Eight Underrated Skills That’ll Make You a Rockstar in the Book Industry 1 Agnosticsherbet Dec 2015 Sep 2016 6 1041
The Metaphorical Life 0 Viva_Daddy Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 901
Advice please.. 26 clarice Feb 2014 Aug 2016 2 3032
Group creative project writing help sought for animated video 1 roseBudd Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 789
Free Kindle books through 6/6/16. All light reads, so light they're almost weightless. 0 valerief Jun 2016 Jun 2016 0 1197
“We would have paid her the same if she weighed 500 pounds” 0 icymist May 2016 May 2016 3 933
Story idea: A Balkanized United States 6 LongTomH Sep 2014 Apr 2016 0 1848
Hunny the TV Man: Tales of an Aging TV Repairman & Don Juan 0 valerief Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 1011
Tall Buildings: Disasterpiece Masterpiece 0 valerief Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 1028
This message was self-deleted by its author 11 valerief Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 1295
The Medicinal Martini: Take Two Martinis and Call Me in the Morning 0 valerief Feb 2016 Feb 2016 2 1131
Geezer Summer of Love: When Old Men Were Sexy 0 valerief Feb 2016 Feb 2016 1 1076
The Big Reason Why Agents and Editors Often Stop Reading 6 Agnosticsherbet Nov 2015 Feb 2016 3 1445
Out of Print - a documentary 1 Lodestar Dec 2015 Feb 2016 2 1115
Success! 20 NRaleighLiberal Dec 2014 Feb 2016 20 2622
This sentence has five words. 32 rug Sep 2015 Feb 2016 51 6131
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 NRaleighLiberal Jan 2016 Jan 2016 0 735
My picture story circa 1962 which includes Trump Sr. being banned from France. 5 valerief Jan 2016 Jan 2016 7 1258
Anyone interested in a traditional chain novel? 4 Tab Jan 2016 Jan 2016 1 1140
Downton appy: Julian Fellowes tries new format for novel 2 hunter Jan 2016 Jan 2016 2 1064
Writer Unboxed: The Current by Donald Maass 1 Agnosticsherbet Dec 2015 Dec 2015 0 1093
My free (for a few days) Kindle novel on amazon. 0 valerief Oct 2015 Oct 2015 0 1182
Nice mention of my Sherlock Holmes novel 0 DavidDvorkin Oct 2015 Oct 2015 2 840
Recommended free sites to deal with all those digital files 1 Viva_Daddy Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 1158
Red Eyes 2 DavidDvorkin Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 1307
Homme de Plume: What I Learned Sending My Novel Out Under a Male Name 3 CrispyQ Aug 2015 Aug 2015 5 1107
How do you all go about getting a good critical reader for a completed novel? 26 Squinch Dec 2013 Jun 2015 0 2901
Want to help an old-time DUer with a Kindle Scout vote? 10 valerief May 2015 May 2015 3 2570
I Can't Not Write 9 cali Jun 2014 May 2015 2 1819
Little did I know how fun this would be (and how busy it would make me!). 3 NRaleighLiberal Apr 2015 May 2015 7 1216
Ah fun, these days not only am I doing long form journalism 1 nadinbrzezinski May 2015 May 2015 4 1222
Pikes Peak Writers Conference 0 SheilaT Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 1089
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