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How Accidental Lessons Change My Life by David W. Berner
By     |    Dec 2, 2014
Posted in: Books, David W. Berner, Guest Blog, Parenting, Writing     |    2 Comments

How Accidental Lessons Change My Life by David W. Berner

“How Accidental Lessons Change My Life” by David W. Berner I was scheduled to read from Any Road Will Take You There–my latest memoir–at a literary event recently, and Mike O’Mary of Dream of Things Publishing introduced me to the crowd. He had some very nice words to say about my work. But of all that he mentioned, one particular thing made the most impact on me. “David writes a […]

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The Case for Romance in Middle-Grade and Young Adult
By     |    Nov 25, 2014
Posted in: Books, Romance, Sandwich Lady, Strong Girls and Women, Women's Fiction, Writing     |    10 Comments

The Case for Romance in Middle-Grade and Young Adult

Question to anyone who wants to answer: When you read a mystery, science fiction, bestselling novel or any other fiction novel, whether you are an adult, a teen or a child, do you like some romance in the story? I ask this for a few reasons. First, when I asked for ideas to blog about for girls, my wonderful friend Amie, who counsels teens and families, said, “Girls want to […]

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Voodoo Butterfly Book Party–November 19
By     |    Nov 13, 2014
Posted in: Books, Paranormal, Romance, Spirit Lady, Women's Fiction     |    1 Comment

Voodoo Butterfly Book Party–November 19

Voodoo Butterfly Book Party Please join Camille Faye for her Voodoo Butterfly Book Party on Facebook. This will be a completely online party where we’ll have “door prizes,” a psychic reading, party games, and a Q&A so that you can ask any burning questions about Camille Faye’s writing or her paranormal novel, Voodoo Butterfly. Wear PJs if you want, because you can enjoy the fun from the comfort of your own […]

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Want to Read A Woman’s Quest Novel? Check out Thieving Forest! (Giveaway)
By     |    Nov 11, 2014
Posted in: Books, Interviews with Authors, Martha Conway, Publishing, Strong Girls and Women, Writing     |    7 Comments

Want to Read A Woman’s Quest Novel? Check out Thieving Forest! (Giveaway)

We are very excited to welcome Martha Conway to the Lit Ladies today with her historical fiction literary novel, Thieving Forest. It’s FULL of strong female characters, which we love. Here’s a snippet from the WOW! blog post that launched the book almost a month ago: “When a band of Potawatomi Indians kidnaps her four older sisters from their cabin in June 1806 at the edge of Ohio’s Great Black […]

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Marketing Tips for Writers: Book Launch Parties
By     |    Oct 30, 2014
Posted in: Books, Publishing, Spirit Lady, Writing     |    2 Comments

Marketing Tips for Writers: Book Launch Parties

You’ve worked for months or even years to create your book, so throw yourself a party! Launch parties allow you to: celebrate your hard work, thank those who helped along the way, and promote your book. There are two types of book launch parties: Online Live The following information mixes together tips for online and live events, but you have to make a decision about which one to do. If […]

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Like Book Clubs? Tips for Starting Your Own!
By     |    Oct 28, 2014
Posted in: Books, Guest Blog, Nina Guilbeau, Writing     |    2 Comments

Like Book Clubs? Tips for Starting Your Own!

Welcome to Nina Guilbeau, a women’s fiction author on a WOW! Women On Writing blog tour for her new novel, God Doesn’t Love Us All the Same. She is going to discuss creating book clubs; and when she is finished, please read about her novel and enter to win! Creating Book Clubs Guest post by Nina Guilbeau I asked a friend, an avid reader who had moved to a new […]

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Voodoo Butterfly Release
By     |    Oct 22, 2014
Posted in: Books, Bucket List, Family, Paranormal, Publishing, Romance, Spirit Lady, Writing     |    4 Comments

Voodoo Butterfly Release

Almost six years ago, while visiting New Orleans with my family, I dreamed about a woman who had the power to change evil people good. In that dream, I also envisioned a plague of monarch butterflies descending upon Saint Louis Cathedral in New Orleans. Millions of the orange and black winged creatures swirled in the air and covered the entire cathedral. The dream woke me and would not let me fall […]

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