Author & Blogger How To, guest post

7 Ways Blogging Makes You a Better Creative Writer

Reblog from I Came for the Soup with Candice Coates! Escapades of an Indie Author & Publisher by Rachael Ritchey: 7 Ways Blogging Makes You a Better Creative Writer Excerpt: First off, I gotta say thanks to Candice for this chance to share on her blog! It’s not every day I get the opportunity, and she… Continue reading 7 Ways Blogging Makes You a Better Creative Writer

#BlogBattles, Weekly Entries to #BlogBattle

#BlogBattle Week 57 “Ticket” Entries & Voting

*** Please, please don’t be afraid to tell me if I’ve missed adding your story! I don’t want to leave any out, and I’d rather you bopped me on the head than miss your contribution! Thanks. *** #BlogBattle 57 Story Theme: Ticket (basic rules at the bottom of the post) Post your story by 11:59 PM… Continue reading #BlogBattle Week 57 “Ticket” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattles, Weekly Entries to #BlogBattle

#BlogBattle 55 “Leviathan” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattle 55 Story Theme: Leviathan And for clarification's sake, Google offers: Leviathan (/lᵻˈvaɪ.əθən/; Hebrew: לִוְיָתָן, Modern Livyatan, Tiberian Liwyāṯān ; "twisted, coiled") is a sea monster referenced in the Tanakh, or the Old Testament. This word has become synonymous with any large sea monster or creature. (basic rules at the bottom of the post) Post your… Continue reading #BlogBattle 55 “Leviathan” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattles, Weekly Entries to #BlogBattle

#BlogBattle 52 “Hair” Entries & Voting

***ATTENTION: Click here to read the One Year #BlogBattle Anniversary Post for Next Week's Battle instructions! #BlogBattle 52 Story Theme: Hair (basic rules at the bottom of the post) Post your story by 11:59 PM PST on Tuesday! I add them here throughout the day on Tuesday. Look for stories using #BlogBattle on Twitter, too! Wednesday,… Continue reading #BlogBattle 52 “Hair” Entries & Voting

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#BlogBattle 51 “Trace” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattle 51 Story Theme: Trace You know what this means, right? Next week will mark one year of #BlogBattle! I'm amazed and so thankful to everyone who participates and makes this writing thing happen every week. And to celebrate, we'll be having a bit of a party next week. Participants, choose a favorite #BlogBattle story you've… Continue reading #BlogBattle 51 “Trace” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattles, Weekly Entries to #BlogBattle

#BlogBattle 49 “Lollipops” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattle 49 Story Theme: Lollipops (basic rules at the bottom of the post) Post your story by 11:59 PM PST on Tuesday! I add them here throughout the day on Tuesday. Look for stories using #BlogBattle on Twitter, too! Wednesday, the poll gets added. Be sure to read them all. All the links will open in… Continue reading #BlogBattle 49 “Lollipops” Entries & Voting

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#BlogBattle 48 “Chasm” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattle 48 Story Theme: Chasm (basic rules at the bottom of the post) Post your story by 11:59 PM PST on Tuesday! I add them here throughout the day on Tuesday. Look for stories using #BlogBattle on Twitter, too! Wednesday, the poll gets added. Be sure to read them all. All the links will open in… Continue reading #BlogBattle 48 “Chasm” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattles, BlogBattle Interview

Interview with #BlogBattle Newcomer & “Dive” Winner Grace Petrelli

 Last week our #BlogBattle word was DIVE, and with it came a new player to the game: Grace Petrelli! Grace is a writer who lives in my very own neighborhood. Not my actual neighborhood, like down the street, but in my physical vicinity. I actually met her in person first! Crazy stuff right there. Though… Continue reading Interview with #BlogBattle Newcomer & “Dive” Winner Grace Petrelli