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Monday Janet Dean hosted Emilie Hendryx, photographer and writer, who shares her informative post “Writing Like a Photographer: The Key to Descriptive Writing.” Elizabeth Kitchens is the winner of a set of 25 flat cards (with envelopes) customized with the winner's favorite verse and the option of photographs that she's taken and will provide.
Tuesday: Susan Page Davis visits Seekerville to talk about using symbolism in our writing to add depth. The winners of Susan Page Davis's books are Meghan Carver, Terri Weldon and Connie Queen. Susan is giving away three books. The three winners may choose either of the e-books Frasier Island or The Christmas Tree Bride, or a paper copy of Frasier Island or another book in this series, either Finding Marie or Inside Story. Contact us at Seekerville and we will connect you with Susan to choose your prize.
Jennifer Delamere was back with us Thursday with an inspiring post. "Visualizing Success: My “Door of Victory.” Marianne Barkman and Nancy C are the winners of a copy of A Bride for the Season.
Friday we wrapped up the week with some "Two-Fer" Fun when Winnie Griggs (Her Holiday Family, Love Inspired Historicals) and Ruth Logan Herne (Her Holiday Family, Love Inspired Contemporary) got together and chatted about having books with the same name... out at the same time!!! Winners of 5 two-packs of their books are:Jennifer, Liz Flaherty, Sherida Stewart, Carol Garvin and Anna Weaver Hurtt.
Next Week In Seekerville
Monday: Love Inspired Suspense author and Seeker Debby Giusti will blog today with "Giving Thanks for Turning Points in a Writer's Life." Stop by for inspiration and fun as the discussion focuses on those important steps toward publication and beyond. Leave a comment to be entered in the drawing for Debby's Christmas anthology, Holiday Defenders, and a special gift for the lucky winner!
Tuesday:"Write What You Know." Today, Sandra Leesmith will share how writing what she knows led to unexpected results. We may think we live ordinary lives with nothing to share, but you can be surprised at how what you know will spark up interest in the reader.
Wednesday: Seeker Tina Radcliffe brings you, "The 7 Habits of Highly Effectual Writers: Part I." This is the first in a series based on Stephen R. Covey's international bestseller. An amazing giveaway is a given.
Thursday: Seekerville is closed to give thanks and eat turkey and pie.
Friday: The Best of the Archives. Seekerville revisits one of our favorite and most popular blog posts from the archives. Giveaway is included!
Tina Radcliffe is REALLY excited to share all the fun she's been having with her Ninja Prep. Stop by Yankee Belle Cafe on Friday, the day after Thanksgiving for guaranteed FUN!
Julie Lessman Sighting!
Radio Interview November 22-23, 2014. Listen to a fun interview with Julie Lessman and Ivy Donavan of "Dottin' the I" radio show Saturday from 7-8 PM or Sunday from 2-3 PM, OR on the pre-recorded link on the website after the interviews. Anybody who leaves a comment will automatically be entered into Julie's giveaway for a signed copy of any of her books, including her latest release, Surprised by Love. Here's the link, so come on by!
November 24-December 8, 2014: Join Julie Lessman on the Artist Librarian blog for an interview and giveaway of winner's choice of any of her books, including her latest release, Surprised by Love!
Ho-Ho-Ho! Don't Miss These Seeker Holiday Reads, Available now!
That's a lot of books to be thankful for!
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7 Types Of Book Launch Events You Can Use To Gain Best Seller Status For Your Book (The Future of Ink)
Ebook Publishing Gets More Difficult from Here - Here's How to Succeed (Smashwords Blog)
Self-publishing’s vices and virtues (The Passive Voice via The Guardian)
From Michael Hauge:
I am happy and excited to announce that my new website is finally up and running at StoryMastery.com. We can now offer an abundance of storytelling articles, tips and Q&A, many illustrated with video clips; separate story coaching packages for Screenwriters, Filmmakers, Novelists, Speakers, Marketers and Attorneys; keynotes and workshops for all of those categories, subscriber comments; my upcoming schedule of events; and a much more user friendly store containing all of my books and products. And thanks to the new website, you will finally be able to watch The Hero's Two Journeys, the widely acclaimed seminar I gave with Chris Vogler, as a streaming video. To celebrate the occasion, we're also making a very special offer on all my products and coaching. So take a look , then click through to StoryMastery.com and surf around all the new features. We hope you like it."
That's it! Have a great reading and writing weekend!