Saturday, June 21, 2014

The Alley Weekend Round Up

Photo by Detanan
I can't believe summer is here and here in a big way. Where I live in Texas, we don't have much of a spring. We slip into summer fast, sink into the heat and stay there until the end of September. I like to stay inside where it is cool and refreshing. But you know what I like even better? I like reading books and blogs...especially good blogs...and The Writer's Alley is one of them. Boy, do we have a great week lined up!

The Weekly Line-Up

Monday - Although she has just moved this past week, Pepper is sure to have something great for us!
Tuesday - It is Guest Post Tuesday! Stop by for a fabulous guest who will teach us something wonderful.
Wednesday - Want to know about success writing? Mary's topic is Proving You Have the Right Answer. Intriguing, isn't it?
Thursday - Krista brings us 5 Reasons to Self-Publish. You know you've thought about it! ;)
Friday - Casey is writing about your target audience with a post entitled What/Who Do You Write For.

Alley Cat Pal Shout Out

Guess what special Alley Cat Pal is a finalist in the 2014 ACFW Genesis contest? Laurie Tomlinson, that's who!! She is a finalist in the Romance category. You can find the list of finalists HERE.
Congratulations to you, Laurie! We love you!

The Awesome Link Round-Up

Big Publishing is the Problem (???) (Hugh Howley)

21 Harsh but Eye-Opening Writing Tips From Great Authors (Thought Catalogue)

Free ebook on Amazon: The Heart of Thornton Creek by Bonnie Leon

Free ebook on Amazon: Michal (The Wives of King David Series Book 1) by Jill Eileen Smith

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Writer? (Copyblogger)

Kick Your Negative Self-Talk To The Curb (Storyline Blog)

What is on your calendar for the week? Any writing involved? Sysnopsis? Brainstorming? Revisions? Share what you are up to!


Mary Vee Writer said...

I am spit and polishing the first two chapters requested by a house. Hope to push the send button tonight!

Rebecca Gomez said...

On my agenda this week: Revising a picture manuscript with my writing partner to address editorial comments and hopefully get a sale!

Yeah...that's about it.

Laurie Tomlinson said...

Thank you for the shout out! <3

Love to y'all, too!

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