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Tips On How To Beat Writer's Block - Huffington Post

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Tips On How To Beat Writer's BlockHuffington PostThere are few words as disheartening to a writer as “writer's block.” The mere thought induces dread and discomfort.
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Five Ways to Improve Your Business Writing | Toronto Mompreneurs Group - Empowering Business Women and Connecting Communities

Five Ways to Improve Your Business Writing | Toronto Mompreneurs Group - Empowering Business Women and Connecting Communities | Deborah | Scoop.it
What you put in writing can leave a lasting impression on others. Read on for tips to appear professional and competent in your business writing. (Great post! RT @puzzleboxcom: Here are my 5 tips for better business writing.
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The Amazing Transformation of a Guy Who Didn't Give Up!

Let this be the inspirational video of the day.
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Pheed - Get Social & Monetize (Social Media & You): Deborah Watson-Novacek: Amazon.com: Kindle Store

Pheed - Get Social & Monetize (Social Media & You): Deborah Watson-Novacek: Amazon.com: Kindle Store...
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How ‘Typhoid Mary’ infected countless and still haunts a New York island

How ‘Typhoid Mary’ infected countless and still haunts a  New York island | Deborah | Scoop.it
How ‘Typhoid Mary’ infected countless and still haunts a New York island (RT @EDinCali: How ‘Typhoid Mary’ infected countless and still haunts a New York island | Irish Genealogy and Roots | IrishCentral
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Library starts offering e-books to patrons - Macon Telegraph (blog)

Library starts offering e-books to patrons - Macon Telegraph (blog) | Deborah | Scoop.it
Macon Telegraph (blog)Library starts offering e-books to patronsMacon Telegraph (blog)“It's a lot cheaper to check out books this way,” said Goodrich, who took a class last week that the Washington Library offers to teach patrons how to download...
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Instead Of Writing Down Your Next Idea, Draw It - Business Insider

Instead Of Writing Down Your Next Idea, Draw It - Business Insider | Deborah | Scoop.it
Instead Of Writing Down Your Next Idea, Draw ItBusiness InsiderIn that context my drawing habit made me weird, because no one in business draws.
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18th-century French and Spanish records shed new light on United States history

18th-century French and Spanish records shed new light on United States history | Deborah | Scoop.it
B NEW ORLEANS (AP).- /B A marathon project is under way in New Orleans to digitize thousands of time-worn 18th-century French and Spanish legal pape (18th-century French & Spanish records shed new light on United States #history
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Biology professor savors the hunt for morel mushrooms more than the taste - Kearney Hub

Biology professor savors the hunt for morel mushrooms more than the taste - Kearney Hub | Deborah | Scoop.it
Biology professor savors the hunt for morel mushrooms more than the tasteKearney Hub“Morel mushrooms can be hard to find,” Freeman said from his office in the biology department at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
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California sea lion, the Blonde Bomber, returns to ocean after sea trash ... - New York Daily News

California sea lion, the Blonde Bomber, returns to ocean after sea trash ... - New York Daily News | Deborah | Scoop.it
New York Daily NewsCalifornia sea lion, the Blonde Bomber, returns to ocean after sea trash ...New York Daily NewsA piece of ocean trash would have strangled an injured California sea lion, had a team of rescuers not intervened.
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The Books You Can't Put Down - Publishers Weekly (blog)

The Books You Can't Put Down - Publishers Weekly (blog) | Deborah | Scoop.it
The Books You Can't Put DownPublishers Weekly (blog)We booksellers read a LOT, wildly skewing the national reading average. Anyone reading ShelfTalker is very likely a member of that same club.
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Top tips for writing animals with human characteristics: Jennifer Gray - The Guardian

Top tips for writing animals with human characteristics: Jennifer Gray - The Guardian | Deborah | Scoop.it
The GuardianTop tips for writing animals with human characteristics: Jennifer GrayThe GuardianSo how do you persuade your reader that it's perfectly acceptable for a bear to stop for a chat, normal for a toad to be hauled up before a judge, par for...
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Banned Books Week celebrates its 30th anniversary - Christian Science Monitor

Banned Books Week celebrates its 30th anniversary - Christian Science Monitor | Deborah | Scoop.it
Christian Science MonitorBanned Books Week celebrates its 30th anniversaryChristian Science MonitorBanned Books Week, an event usually celebrated in the last week of September in which libraries, bookstores, teachers, and others celebrate the...
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Hollywood's 25 Most Powerful Authors - The Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood's 25 Most Powerful Authors - The Hollywood Reporter | Deborah | Scoop.it
"I don't expect anything to be like 'Twilight' again," says Stephenie Meyer, who joins J.K Rowling, E.L. James and Suzanne Collins on the list of writers who have the industry hanging on their every word.
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100 Notable Books of 2012

100 Notable Books of 2012 | Deborah | Scoop.it
The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. (100 Notable Books of 2012 http://t.co/RPPLIX2G Yay!
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Five Good Reasons to Write a Novel - Huffington Post UK (blog)

Five Good Reasons to Write a Novel - Huffington Post UK (blog) | Deborah | Scoop.it
Five Good Reasons to Write a NovelHuffington Post UK (blog)As you can see by the little banner on the right column of my blog, I've just ended to write the draft of my first crime novel in English.
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Social Media Sites - Facebook, Google+, Pinterest & Twitter (Social Media and You): Deborah Watson-Novacek: Amazon.com: Kindle Store

FREE on Kindle through 11/25:  Social Media Sites - Facebook, Google+, Pinterest & Twitter (Social Media and You)

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Camel Roams Southern California Streets After Escaping Circus - ABC News (blog)

Camel Roams Southern California Streets After Escaping Circus - ABC News (blog) | Deborah | Scoop.it
ABC News (blog)Camel Roams Southern California Streets After Escaping CircusABC News (blog)A circus camel roamed the streets of a Southern California city after it escaped from its handlers. The camel is part of the Ramos Bros.
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At least one-third of marine species remain undescribed, study says - Phys.Org

At least one-third of marine species remain undescribed, study says - Phys.Org | Deborah | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World ReportAt least one-third of marine species remain undescribed, study saysPhys.Org"This database provides an example of how other biologists could similarly collaborate to collectively produce an inventory of all life on Earth,"...
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Eleven Authors Who Were Also Veterans of War | biblioklept

Eleven Authors Who Were Also Veterans of War | biblioklept | Deborah | Scoop.it
Eleven Authors Who Were Also Veterans of War. 1. Stendahl (Napoleonic Wars). 2. Ambrose Bierce (Union Army, American Civil War). 3. Erich Maria Remarque (German Army, WWI). 4. George Orwell (Republican Army, ...
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The Authors Show - 50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading

The Authors Show - 50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading | Deborah | Scoop.it
The Authors Show is a radio and TV show for online distribution that features authors from around the world, in all book genres. (RT @sweettalk29.
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The Medical Problems of 4 Great Writers - Publishers Weekly

The Medical Problems of 4 Great Writers - Publishers Weekly | Deborah | Scoop.it
The Medical Problems of 4 Great WritersPublishers WeeklyJohn J. Ross's Shakespeare's Tremor and Orwell's Cough: The Medical Lives of Great Writers is everything you need to know about the afflictions of history's greatest writers.
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Writer Unboxed » A Halloween Bash for the Books

Writer Unboxed » A Halloween Bash for the Books | Deborah | Scoop.it
Today's guest is Karen Wojcik Berner, who's here to advise us all on how to throw a Halloween party with a book theme. Karen is the author of a series of books called The Bibliophiles, and has just released the second book ...
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A Prisoner of Hope: Advice from famous authors

A Prisoner of Hope: Advice from famous authors | Deborah | Scoop.it
Advice from famous authors. Writers and would-be writers are always looking for wisdom from those who've gone before us. I've assembled some thoughtful comments and put them in a Q&A format for you to enjoy.
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11 Things Not to Do Before Your Book Launch - Huffington Post (blog)

11 Things Not to Do Before Your Book Launch - Huffington Post (blog) | Deborah | Scoop.it
11 Things Not to Do Before Your Book LaunchHuffington Post (blog)Sometimes what you mustn't do is just as just as important as what you must do. I've had a dozen novels published and have made far more than a dozen mistakes.
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