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A collection of articles for readers who like to experience love of the supernatural kind.
Curated by Shonda Brock
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My Writing Process: Shonda Brock

My Writing Process: Shonda Brock | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it
I love to write because I'm free to explore. I can change my sex and my ethnicity. I can change time periods.
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I’ve been tagged to share my writing process with you. My four answers are below and feel free to share your writing process in the comments section.

 

 

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"I Knew it Was a Mistake the Moment it was Over" Flash Fiction Contest

"I Knew it Was a Mistake the Moment it was Over" Flash Fiction Contest | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it
I can’t claim this as my original line. I found it in Writer’s Digest Short-Story theme, but the line is simply too irresistible to not let my demented, dark imagination roam with my own short story…

That’s not all… I also want you to run with it in my Summer Flash Fiction Contest kicking off today. Win $100 with your story of the same theme. Continue reading to enter.
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Enter my first ever Summer Flash Fiction contest kicking off for the Independence Day weekend on Friday, July 3rd.

I want your best short-short story in 450 words surrounding the theme, “I knew it was a mistake the moment it was over”

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How Does Fear Work? - Shonda Brock

How Does Fear Work? - Shonda Brock | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it

With all of this talk about words, lust, and hormones can the same be said for fear? Is there a chemical response to feeling fear or even hate?

 

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fears and only the fears are our enemies!!

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Writing Advice Quotes from Stephen King (INFOGRAPHIC) - Shonda Brock

Writing Advice Quotes from Stephen King (INFOGRAPHIC) - Shonda Brock | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it

You don't have to be a horror writer to learn from Stephen King. You don't even have to like his work.

 

Stephen King's memoir/writing guide, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft, is full of straightfoward advice for writers of all genres. HIs advice is even helpful for bloggers, journalists, editors and more.

 

This infographic, designed by Brian Scott and nabbed from Jerry D. Russell's blog, features some favorite quotes from Stephen King's famous bible for aspiring authors.

 

VIEW FULL SIZE INFOGRAPHIC HERE http://www.shondabrock.com/blog/4559736266/Writing-Advice-Quotes-from-Stephen-King-(INFOGRAPHIC)/6531230

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How indie authors can promote their book for free!

How indie authors can promote their book for free! | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it

Shonda Brock, author of Eternal Traces, has decided to feature fellow self-published authors on her blog series Paranormal Wednesday!

 

Sit down, have a cup of coffee, and tell us your story...And promote your book for free!

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#Writing Contest

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ENTER YOUR STORY!  STORY THEME "I knew it was a mistake the moment it was over" Contest rules: Contest is open to all writers: traditionally published, self-published, and non-published. Must not b...
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Entry period closes 8/4/2015 

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Words from David Ho

Words from David Ho | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it
I want to share a few words from this artist. They are dark, much like his work, yet his words ring with a certain understanding of truth. If you are an artist whether your create pictures, sculptu...
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How to Write Creepy Novels

How to Write Creepy Novels | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it
Do you read creepy, disgusting stories on the internet? Then you're ready to write one of your own! If writing about zombies making love attracts you, then read on... Observe creepy surroundings. Do you live near a cemetery or dark woods?...
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The Paranormal Blog: 5 ways to organize your next novel--Writing Fiction

The Paranormal Blog: 5 ways to organize your next novel--Writing Fiction | For Lovers of Paranormal Romance | Scoop.it

If you've ever written a book, you'll know that you don't just sit down at a computer, start typing and voila, a few hundred pages later you have a polished manuscript.  Writing takes forethought, planning, revision and above all, organization.

 

 A good plan from the get-go will save you hours of editing and overhauling after you've gotten to 'the end.’  Here are 5 easy and efficient ways to organize your next novel.

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