Damn you, computer “hackers”!

My mom got scammed online earlier this week. This is the second time in a year that someone close to me has gotten burned by a scummy, sleazy, no good, prey-on-the-weakness-of-others-rather-than-get-a-real-job jackass. And it is so annoying! In this case,

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True Fans – Even the NY Times knows about them!

In my recent Wordcamp Hamilton presentation, I talked about how to build your own fanbase to support your writing. In that presentation, I talked about Kevin Kelly’s suggestion that all you need is 1,000 True Fans to support your creative career.

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Where did June go?

Great Strides 2016

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been almost a month since my last blog post. Well… actually, I can. June has been a blur! Here are the highlights: Attended the CARSTAR Walk to Make Cystic Fibrosis History charity fundraiser (this was

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SC Congress 2016 – free passes & VIP ticket draw!

Folks, SC Congress is coming up fast. The conference is next week! If you don’t have your ticket yet, I’m here to help. The team at SC Magazine has given me a unique opportunity to pass on to you: free Expo

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Top 10 posts from the last 10 years – All you need is love!

In my earlier post celebrating 10 years of blogging, I promised to share my top 10 posts from the last 10 years (based on page views). I’m not really surprised by the results. But, that’s because I watch my traffic stats on a

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