Monthly Archives: June 2012

Writers Read Mysteries by Jacqueline Corcoran

Today I’m delighted to welcome Jacqueline Corcoran as today’s Writers Read blogger.  She’s an avid mystery reader and the author of several books.  Here’s what she says about her mysteries: “My own published mysteries are on the grittier side and … Continue reading

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Find Your Blog’s Niche by Rochelle Melander

Dear Writers, Are you still looking for great books to read this summer? Stop by the blog every Friday for our special summer reading series, Writers Read. Last Friday, Maggie Lux Cumings wrote about fantasy novels. This coming Friday Jacqui … Continue reading

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Writers Read Fantasy

Welcome to Friday and our new series, Writers Read. Congratulations to Barbara Bruneau who won a copy of Bob Sitze’s book on hope. Today’s guest blogger is my friend and colleague, Maggie Lux Cumings. She blogs at Never Done It … Continue reading

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How to Blog a Book Fast by Nina Amir

Today I’m delighted to welcome guest blogger Nina Amir, author of How To Blog a Book. Interested in winning a copy of her new book? Enter by noon on Monday, June 25. The winner will be announced on the blog on … Continue reading

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Wednesday Writing Prompt: Write in the Middle

Maybe it’s the heat (multiple days of 90+ temperatures), maybe it’s the nasty cold I caught last week—but I woke up thinking about driving in the snow. When blinding snow surrounds the car, limiting vision, I am forced to be … Continue reading

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Manage Your Social Media Reputation

  Dear writers, Need some good books to read this summer? Our summer reading series Writers Read is under way. Not only will you receive great book recommendations, but you will also have many chances to win books! On Friday, … Continue reading

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Writers Read: In Praise of Non-fiction by Bob Sitze

I met Bob Sitze years ago when I was in graduate school. Over the years he has served as my mentor, friend, project manager, fellow author, and book recommender. Bob’s here today to talk about the nonfiction books you might … Continue reading

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Wednesday Writing Prompt: Fun with Words

Last week, I saw this sign when I dropped my daughter off at school: “What do you think it means?” I asked my ten year old. “Model for your children,” she mused. “It must mean put on a fashion show … Continue reading

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Social Media Essentials

Nearly every day a new social media tool pops onto the market advertising, “You need me!” Email has become almost passé. Why email when you can Facebook, Tweet, Pin, and share with your circle of friends and the world? Most … Continue reading

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Writers Read

Nearly every Friday this summer the Write Now! Coach blog will feature brief book reviews by readers of this blog. To get us started, I found a wonderful chart on the Teach web site that you can use to choose … Continue reading

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