For most authors, setting up a blog isn’t that difficult – it’s the “What do I write about?” dilemma that’s the hard part! If you’re a new author with your first blog, or if you’re a seasoned blogger wanting fresh ideas, here are some helpful hints on making your blog enjoyable for your readers, along … Continue reading What Can Authors Blog About? Ideas to Get You Started
December 10, 2016 I just had one of the most wonderful afternoons of my life. I had my first solo book signing at the Lewiston Library, surrounded by people who came to celebrate with me, support me, and inspire me to keep writing. I’m happy to say, I sold quite a few copies of “Tessa … Continue reading Thoughts on My Book Signing
Lewiston Writers’ Group member, Kathleen Kifer, is being featured on LCTV (Lockport Community Television)! Kathleen is interviewed by Marion Hannigan regarding her experiences with breast cancer as well as her new novel, Tessa – Portrait of a Survivor, which draws on her personal experience with metastatic breast cancer and the resultant amputation of her left … Continue reading Kathleen Kifer on LCTV November 16 – 30!
The Lewiston Writers’ Group consists of a group of local writers who enjoy getting together to talk about writing! We meet every couple of weeks to read our work and receive and give feedback. We are a “working” writers’ group – meaning, we get together for the purpose of giving and receiving feedback on pieces … Continue reading Welcome to the Lewiston Writers’ Group!
this url ok Short Stories Read Aloud – Listen! Click on the arrow next to any short story to listen to it being read by the author! A great way to sit back, relax, and enjoy! Play Mistaken IdentityMistaken Identity Mistaken Identity Mistaken Identity – By Debra Sherman Short … Continue reading Short Stories Read Aloud – Listen!
Synopsis Format Most of the writers I talk to say that writing their synopsis is harder than writing the book. I know the feeling! When I wrote my first synopsis, I had no idea how I was going to take my then 100,000+ word memoir and dwindle it down into a one or two page … Continue reading Steps for Writing a Synopsis – An Easy-to-Follow Format
The Computer Case Chapter 1 By Robert J. Kerins This was my fifth trip to Washington D.C., and the first one I had time to do any sightseeing. We finished our meetings mid-morning on Thursday, and I wasn’t scheduled to fly home until nine a.m. Friday morning. I called United Airlines, who told me there … Continue reading The Computer Case – A Group Story Written by the Lewiston Writers’ Group
Guardian Angel In Loving Memory of Heidi Ann Walcutt 10/20/61 – 11/10/10 Chapter 1 By Heidi Walcutt “Don’t tell me a guardian angel can’t have a nervous breakdown. I’m having one RIGHT NOW!” Silence erupted in the office as heads turned to face the source of the disturbance. Leaning back in his chair, the angel … Continue reading Guardian Angel – A Group Story Written by the Lewiston Writers’ Group
An Author Website is the obvious next step for anyone who has published a book and wants to get it noticed (and sold!) Nowadays, authors don’t need to beg editors and publishers to publish and market their books – we can easily do it ourselves! Whether you’ve published a novel, a book of short stories, … Continue reading Authors Sell Your Book Online