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About 3by3 writing method

The author of 12 books, half of them textbooks, two novels and three self help. has struggled with his challenges of completion, distractions, plotting and writers block. Finally after getting stopped I stopped and analyzed what was going on and spent a lot of introspection, research and reading trying to locate the source of these issues. The result of was the 3by3 writing method - a three step program to start and then continue the process of completing a story all the way to publication.

preparing your createspace book

Okay sorry for the delay, but as I stated before you must prep your book and have several people read it before switching into publisher mode. So, I have formatted my book for a paperback. This is the first of … Continue reading

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Overview of creating a paperback on CreateSpace

This is a walk through of a CreateSpace Paperback book. Sign into or create an account on createspace.com On the left “My Account” under “Member Dashboard” click on “Add New Title” This will bring you to a new page 1. … Continue reading

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a different post

I am working on the next post which will detail the POD process. While you’re waiting for me to finish, you might want to take a look at the first few pages of my newest book; Killer Performance http://en.wordpress.com/tag/steven-e-browne/

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The three venues for free self-publishing an overview

Here is an overview of the three choices of free self-publishing avenues that we will be detailing over the next month. There are other companies that will publish your book and you will get similar results. These companies offer more … Continue reading

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Self-publishing your book versions

We are moving into self-publishing. Even if you land an agent, you may put this publishing aside and work with your agent to prepare your book for presentation to publishers. Do not lose this work because in the maze of … Continue reading

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what to do waiting for agent response

You’ve sent out your queries waiting to see if you get a few bites. Remember you a competing not only with the 100,000 other writers trying to get representation, but you are competing with the agent’s clients. The writers already … Continue reading

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google docs revisted

I am taking a short pause here from the agent rant to let you know that google docs has improved. You can also save files as word files or a pdf. This improvement could be a challenge to open office … Continue reading

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The agent search

Our next step is to entice an agent into believing they can sell your book. Of course you believe your book is worthy, now you have to convince an agent to try and sell it. You need to exhaust all … Continue reading

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Preaparing for your agent search

Things you must do before contacting agents. 1. Have a completed manuscript a. It has been completely read and corrected by a copy editor b. It is property formatted i. Double spaced ii. 1” margins on all sides iii. Title … Continue reading

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here we go

It has been since a few months since my last post. I have been working with my critique group and just finished the final version of my newest novel “Rick, Renee and The Fat Man”. What I will be doing … Continue reading

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