Have You Ever Taken A Career Pause? Check Out Ready Pause Go Podcast

  Have you ever taken a career pause or sought work-from-home opportunities to stay home with your kids? I recently did an interview with Erika Parker Price, host of the Ready Pause Go podcast. Erika has numerous resources to help women transform their career pause into a powerful time for themselves so they can hit the…

ProWritingAid Discount – Get It For 20 Percent Off Plus My Bonuses

  Should you invest in paid software like ProWritingAid? That’s a question I hear a lot from writers. My answer is that you should definitely consider it, and I always recommend ProWritingAid as the one to purchase. Would you like a ProWritingAid discount? Get this grammar software for 20 percent off by using my affiliate…

Pro WritingAid Premium Review and Tutorial: Plus Get A Special Discount

Here is my review of ProWritingAid Premium, spell and grammar check software for writers. *** If you decide to purchase, you can use my affiliate link to get a 20 percent discount: https://prowritingaid.com/en/App/Purchase?afid=7663&vc=RNDSNGGI1K If you go through my above link,…

Sell Your Books Through Your Email List – Free Workshop for #Authors #Selfpub

  Save the date! On June 12 at 10 a.m. EST, email marketing strategist Meera Kothand will drop by the Shortcuts for Writers Facebook Group to discuss a different aspect of writing and editing that many authors have trouble with—how to write for your email list. Topics will include finding ideas to write about and how to craft…

Pamper Yourself and Enter Giveaway for Cashmere Writing Gloves ($52 Value)

I’m thrilled to christen my brand new Shortcuts for Writers blog with a special writing gloves giveaway. Thanks to Literary Book Gifts for sponsoring this opportunity. Valued at $52, these soft cashmere, fingerless knit gloves are perfect for handwriting, typing, touch screens, and crafting. Warm cold hands with this stylish accessory available in a wide…

Everything’s Jake by Christina Greer Tackles Anxiety In Teens #YALit @ReadWriteBlue2

  Anxiety and depression are treatable, but 80 percent of kids with a diagnosable anxiety disorder and 60 percent of kids with diagnosable depression are not getting treatment, according to the 2015 Child Mind Institute Children’s Mental Health Report. Many parents don’t recognize the symptoms in their kids, and there certainly aren’t a lot of…

Offsides Hockey Audiobook Published Just In Time for Stanley Cup Finals #BostonBruins

Offsides (Hockey Rivals Book 2) is available as an Audible audiobook just in time for the Stanley Cup Finals. And how fitting as the McKendrick brothers in the book are homegrown Massachusetts high school hockey players and Boston Bruins fans, and the Bruins are in the Stanley Cup Finals this year. (Go Bruins! They have…

New Self-Editing Classes Coming Soon – What Do You Need Help With?

  I’m VERY close to finishing my Shortcuts for Writers website and long-awaited online course Book Editing Blueprint: A Step-By-Step Plan To Making Your Novels Publishable. I have been working on this course for three years, and will be wrapping it up soon. I will be releasing it by summer 2019. This course will demystify the editing process,…

Want To Enter For A FREE Edit Of Your First 25 Pages? #Writing #Authors

  Want to enter for a FREE developmental edit of your first 25 pages? I need your help! I’m working on something super special, a brand new online course for writers plus a free training. I’d love to get some insight from writers as I put the finishing touches on these classes. If you’d be…

Writing A Book Blurb: Free Toolkit for Writers #Writing #WritingCommunity

I just started a new Facebook group for writers and am offering an exclusive toolkit to members. It’s called 7 Simple Steps To Nailing Your Book Blurb and will guide you through crafting your novel blurb in a series of 7 easy steps. It also lists the most common mistakes for back cover copy and…