Author Archives: marymarvella

Guest Author Monday

Originally posted on Leanne Tyler:
Please welcome our guest author — Mary Marvella I always wanted to look good in hats. I seldom get to wear cool ones. Lately I wear too many hats! When I retired from teaching that…

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My Three-Year Journey to the 10K Cake Club

Originally posted on Writing Secrets of 7 Scribes:
If you’ve never heard of the 10K Cake Club, it’s the name given to that elusive group of authors who reach the milestone of selling 10,000 copies of their book(s). Now, given that…

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ARTC and I

Originally posted on Nan Monroe:
I’ve been writing for a very long time, but my first big opportunities to make my work known came through the Atlanta Radio Theatre Company. I’ve been performing with and writing for them since 2004,…

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ADDICTED TO HISTORY?

Originally posted on Embracing Romance:
Why historical romance? What got me interested in writing historical romance was reading history – mostly historical novels, some of which were romances and some weren’t. It started out with children’s books, especially those written…

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RWA takes my money, then asks if I deserve to exist

Originally posted on Deborah Smith, Author, Publisher:
A little hyperbole there. Actually, it’s my company’s money and my company’s right to exist, but since I’m a major co-owner of BelleBooks, and, as we know, corporations are now people, it’s me.…

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Nobody Likes a Random Period

Originally posted on Green Ink Proofreading:
Punctuation is meaningful! It’s powerful! Punctuation is even exciting! Punctuation, as much as the words you use, can set the tone in your writing! Exclamation points are, obviously, rampant on the Internet. I admit,…

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The Pain of Loss of Loved Ones.

For more see my post at http://www.pinkfuzzyslipperwriters.blogspot.com I am a teacher and a writer. Yesterday I attended the funeral of one of my students. She is not the only one I have lost over the years. Several died in car … Continue reading

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