9 Outrageous Things You Can Do After Publishing A Book

The hardest part about writing a book is what comes after publication. Here are 9 outrageous things you can do after publishing a book to gain some readers.

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4 Things I Learned From Participating in Nanowrimo

Ever since I was a little girl, my biggest dream was to get a book published. Ever since I was little, I have always enjoyed writing. I have always had so many ideas running wild inside my head. I had an overactive imagination, but no way to organize all of my thoughts. My ideas were […]

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GUEST POST: 5 Benefits of Having a Writing Community

Today’s guest post is written by Dominic. Thanks Dominic for guest posting on Crispy Confessions. Please follow him on Instagram or connect with him over on Linkedin. Writing is a tough job. Lots of people imagine writers as eccentric recluses permanently hunched over their manuscript and away from sunlight. Sometimes, it definitely feels this way. […]

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How To Overcome Blogger’s Block

Just imagine this: you are sitting at your desk staring at a blank word processor document. Your head is in your hands. Your head feels ridiculously heavy. You go back and forth between one idea and the next. But somehow each one doesn’t seem good enough. Sound familiar? This is a scenario that I experienced […]

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How I Wrote 6000 Words on the First Day of Nanowrimo

On the first day of Nanowrimo, my true love gave to me words a bounty. On the first day of Nanowrimo, I wrote 6000 words. Well, 6026 to be exact. That’s pretty good considering that the minimum word quota is 1667, but it’s not the best. I have always been in awe of those who […]

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3 Reasons Why You Should Plan Your Nanowrimo Novel

I have done Nanowrimo — or, National Novel Writing Month — five times in the past. Some years I have been a plotter, and other years I have been a pantser. For those who are unfamiliar with the terminology, a plotter is someone who makes a detailed outline of their novel. A pantser is someone […]

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5 Editing Tips That Every Writer Should Know

I have always loved to write. I have also always loved to edit. But, I didn’t always love editing my own work. I used to feel squeamish and intensely uncomfortable whenever I had to sit down with a red pen and start marking things out. I think I felt this way because it felt weird […]

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