Author Archives: Robin Praytor

Plotter vs. Pantser: John Scalzi and the Gremlin on My Shoulder

When I started writing, I read all the tips and tricks and how-to blogs and books. I was doing it wrong. Plotters were good; pantsers were bad. I was, and am, a pantser. I tried to plot using every form … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Diane Morrison

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5 Things I Learned About Promoting A Book on Social Media

It’s hard. Hello? Is anyone out there? You can link directly to your book’s Free Preview on Amazon. It’s more likely to be read than sending a prospect to your sales page and hoping they click “Look inside.” (Of course, … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Merri Halma

Originally posted on SciFan™ Magazine:
Merri Halma grew up in Sunnyside, Washington, a small agriculture town in Central Washington State. Due to a speech impediment, Merri didn’t speak much but always had an active imagination.  She began writing at age…

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Am I the Only ‘Zon Author Who Didn’t Know About This!?

I found out recently that I can provide readers/buyers a shortcut to my preview pages on Amazon  It’s a neat little promotional thingy that offers something more subtle than sending prospective buyers directly to the sale’s page (but you can … Continue reading

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NAG – NAG – NAG! Stop the nagging and fix it . . .

This ever happen to you? You’re reading a paragraph you just wrote, and one sentence nags at you. You read it again. Nope–perfect! Made total sense the second time, and grammar and punctuation are correct. You forge ahead . . . . … Continue reading

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San Diego ComiCon 2017

Trying to write–but there are too many great SDCC interviews and trailers to view. Wish I was there! #amnotwriting #amwatching #SDCC2017

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