Who Holds Your Sword?

- by Charlotte Hubbard

As I did this morning’s Tarot meditation, a habit I’ve revived with the new year to regain some balance in my life, I asked the question “How shall I focus myself today?” This strong, positive card came up at the center of my spread. I love the DruidCraft Tarot deck (and this image is used […]

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Dodging the Agent Bullet

- by Laura Resnick

It was five years ago this month that I decided to quit the author-agent business model. Since then, I have managed my own writing career without a literary agent, submitted and sold my books to publishers myself, and retained the services of a literary lawyer to negotiate my publishing contracts and to assist me with […]

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The Assault on Reading

- by Flo Fitzpatrick

Two events last month gave me that gut punch to the stomach feeling.  The first was the Fahrenheit 451 moment of watching of cops tossing out thousands of books from the “Occupy Wall  Street Library.” The next blow came about a week later, a candidate for the office of President of the United States stated, […]

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Balance…I will if you will!

- by Charlotte Hubbard

As 2011 comes to a close, I find myself resembling the remark, “the hurrier I go, the behinder I get,” and I have to wonder why. Is it me, or is life spinning past us at a faster pace than we’ve ever known before? Or is there just more work to do? Back in the […]

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