Meet Karen Cioffi

September 1, 2016 by  
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Karen CioffiKaren Cioffi is the founder and manager of Writers on the Move (http://writersonthemove.com), a marketing group of writers and authors, and her blog Karen Cioffi Writing and Marketing was honored as Writer’s Digest Website of the Week, June 25, 2012.

Along with this honor, Brian A. Klems, online editor for Writer’s Digest, added a wonderful comment: “This site from Karen Cioffi should stand as a model for other freelance writers.”

As a professional writer and author, she has years of experience ghostwriting (40+ books), rewriting (around 25 books), and editing children’s books . She is a lead editor with 4RV Publishing.

Cioffi recently moved to Long Island, after living in NYC for most of her life. She hopes to one day move onto the mainland of the USA! She is a wife, a mother to two adult girls, grandmother to two rough and tumble boys (seven and 10) with a third on the way, and grandmother to a pitch black cockerspaniel and a hyper-crazy, bronco-jumping bernedoodle.

Cioffi has two published books:

Walking Through Walls (a children’s middle-grade fantasy adventure, set in 16th century China – Children’s Literary Classics 2012 Silver Award) and Day’s End Lullaby (children’s rhyming bedtime story, with original lullaby and sheet music)

Meet Irene S. Roth

August 5, 2016 by  
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Irene S. RothIrene S. Roth writes for teens, tweens, and kids about self-empowerment.

She is the author of over thirty-five books and over one thousand published online articles.

She also writes articles for kids, tweens and teens and her articles have appeared in Encounter, Pockets, Guardian Angel Kids Ezine, and Stories for Children Magazine and Online.

Ms. Roth is also a book reviewer and has over eight hundred published book reviews both online and in print.

Irene’s new book, The Excellent Writer, is being showcased here all this month.

Meet Robert H. Miller

August 1, 2016 by  
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robertmillerR. H. Miller is a retired widower living in Nevada.

Prior to retirement, he served in the United States Marine Corps and later was a middle manager in a large corporation.

Life experiences provided much of the fiction materials for his new book, Unconventional Love Affair.

In addition, many events in the lives of family members and friends are fictionally depicted.

Miller’s intention in writing the book was to provide the reader with an interesting and, at times, humorous understanding of problems and dilemmas individuals encounter in unusual relationships.

Meet Connie Ragen Green

August 1, 2016 by  
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Connie Ragen GreenConnie Ragen Green has been online since the end of 2005. A former classroom teacher and real estate broker/residential appraiser, she left it all behind in search of a way to make a living from her home computer doing something she loved.

After a disappointing first year, where she made almost no money and found the technology to be more than she had bargained for, Connie finally put the pieces of the puzzle together and began to earn money through affiliate marketing.

She was determined to help others get started online more easily, and began teaching new online entrepreneurs starting in 2007. She continues to teach regularly, offering both webinar and teleseminar trainings several times each month.

In addition to these trainings, Connie has more than thirty products of her own. She believes that having both your own products and courses to promote, as well as affiliate products, makes for the best possible online business.

Connie was awarded the coveted ‘Better Your Best’ grand prize by Armand Morin at the Big Seminar in November of 2009. This prize included $25,000 in cash, as well as the opportunity to serve as the Ambassador for the prestigious AM2 program for online marketers.

In July of 2010 she published her first book, Huge Profits With A Tiny List: 50 Ways to use Relationship Marketing to Increase Your Bottom Line.

This book is available on Amazon, as well as all major retail book outlets. It has received critical acclaim, being nominated for a Reader’s Choice award for small business marketing books in December of 2010 and again in 2011.

Connie has gone on to pen even more titles, and her most popular topic of all time will be the topic of her book, The Weekend Marketer™,published in October of 2012 and now available on Kindle.

In 2011 Connie began podcasting on the topic of online marketing and small business strategies.

You can subscribe at no cost at http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast//id494678649.

Additionally, her second podcast began in 2013 and is available at http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast//id591740909.

This podcast was named as one of the Top 100 Small Business Podcasts of 2014 by Small Business Trends.

A recent title – Book.Blog.Broadcast: The Trifecta of Entrepreneurial Success was published by Hunter’s Moon Publishing in September of 2015 and has become extremely popular with online entrepreneurs and authors.

This book, as well as Write.Publish.Prosper. were nominated for the Small Business Book Awards for 2015.

Connie’s most recent book is Doing What It Takes: The Online Entrepreneur’s Playbook. It was published by Hunter’s Moon Publishing in June of 2016.

Connie is also a speaker and presenter at conferences across the United States and around the globe, speaking on the topics of affiliate marketing; article marketing; increasing online visibility and credibility; and starting an online business.

Visit Connie’s blogs at http://ConnieRagenGreen.com and http://HugeProfitsTinyList.com.

Meet Author Dorit Sasson

July 1, 2016 by  
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Dorit SassonDorit Sasson is the founder of the Giving Voice to Your Story website and Giving Voice to Your Courage weekly podcast. Her mission is to support heart-centered business owners and heart-centered authors as they find their brand voices, share their unique stories,gain more visibility, establish themselves as experts, and create authentic marketing messages, all through the use of smart content strategy and engaging copywriting. Giving Voice to Your Story was named one of Top 100 Websites for Writers by The Write Life in 2016.

Dorit inspires others to take risks and work from a courageous heart at various speaking events across the country. Dorit continues to inspire others as a content strategist and copywriter through her blog, guest blogs, and podcast appearances. In addition to business writing,Dorit writes passionately about courage to reinvent herself as a soldier in the Israel Defense Forces and the courage to find passion and meaning from everyday living even if that means leaving your comfort zone. She is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post.

Meet Author Joan Leotta

July 1, 2016 by  
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Joan LeottaJoan Leotta has been playing with words since childhood. She is a poet,
essayist, journalist, playwright, and author of several books both fiction
and non-fiction for children and adults. Her latest three are Secrets of the
Heart a romance set in Rome and civil war Wilmington NC, Simply a Smile, a
collection of short stories and WHOOSH!, a picture book especially for dads
and daughters, She is also a performer and gives one-woman shows on historic
figures and spoken word folklore shows and teaches writing and storytelling.
You can find all of her books at amazon.com.

Joan lives in Calabash, NC where she walks the beach with husband, Joe. You can contact her via her blog or her Facebook page.

Meet Author Gladys Swedak

July 1, 2016 by  
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Gladys SwedakGladys Swedak is a senior living in Vancouver with her husband and two cats. She started writing a number of years ago after telling her husband she had a story for a prompt in a biweekly paper. He told her there is a computer downstairs and to go and write it. She didn’t win the contest but it got her back into writing. She likes writing fiction and usually writes from a line prompt or even a picture.

Gladys is the author of White Medicine Woman and The Wild Ones (about gentling wild horses without their knowledge of being trained). The Wild Ones is from the horse’s point of view.

Gladys has a story in Chicken Soup for the Nurses Soul and two stories in Crossing the Rainbow Bridge.

Meet Jackie Ellis Stewart

November 4, 2015 by  
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Jackie Ellis StewartJackie Lee Ellis Stewart,born in Bastrop,Texas, was educated in the central Texas Public School System, at the University Of Texas At Austin,and at George Peabody College In Nashville.

Jackie married Jack Stewart in 1968. The couple has four children and four grandchildren and currently are living in a suburb of Memphis, with their better-than-standard-poodle George.

Jackie’s first book, Raiders & Horse Thieves: Memoir of a Central Texas Baby Boomer, is due for release later this month.

Wendy Dewar Hughes & Suzanne Lieurance

July 31, 2015 by  
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Wendy Dewar Hughes and Suzanne Lieurance are both award-winning authors, writing coaches, and cohosts for Creative Caravan Road Show, a weekly radio program on blogtalkradio.

They coauthor the Summersby Island sweet romance series and sponsor writing contests to help other writers launch their careers as sweet romance writers through Creative Caravan Press.

wendyAbout Wendy Dewar Hughes Wendy Dewar Hughes is the author of Jill Moss Adventures, a romantic, action-adventure novel novel series set in contemporary times. She also writes sweet romance and inspirational non-fiction. Her fiction inspires and entertains readers with compelling plots, fascinating characters, and satisfying romance. Her page-turning fiction is fast-paced and exciting with sparks of humour where least expected.
Besides being a writer, Wendy is also a professional artist. She creates custom-designed book covers for her own books and her clients’ books and also licenses her art work to gift companies to apply to various products that are sold throughout the world.
Wendy Dewar Hughes is a book mentor and writing coach, at Summer Bay Press, where she offers coaching for writers, editing, custom cover designing, interior book design, and e-book formatting. She is the author of numerous ghost written books (where she does the writing for the author) as well as her own titles and she has helped many writers become published authors.

sl-onlyAbout Suzanne Lieurance Suzanne Lieurance is an author, freelance writer, writing coach, speaker and workshop presenter. She is a former classroom teacher and was an instructor for the Institute of Children’s Literature for over 8 years.

Lieurance has written over 30 published books and her articles and stories have appeared in various magazines, newsletters, and newspapers, such as Family Fun, Instructor, New Moon for Girls, KC Weddings, The Journal of Reading, and Children’s Writer to name a few. She offers a variety of coaching programs via private phone calls, teleclasses, listserv, and private email for writers who want to turn their love of writing (for children and/or adults) into a part-time or full-time career at www.workingwriterscoach.com. She is also president and founder of The Working Writer’s Club at www.workingwritersclub.com.

Lieurance offers The Morning Nudge, every weekday morning to writers via email. Get your free subscription at www.morningnudge.com.

Wendy Dewar Hughes

April 17, 2015 by  
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wendyWendy Dewar Hughes is the author of Jill Moss Adventures, a romantic, action-adventure novel novel series set in contemporary times. She also writes sweet romance and inspirational non-fiction. Her fiction inspires and entertains readers with compelling plots, fascinating characters, and satisfying romance. Her page-turning fiction is fast-paced and exciting with sparks of humour where least expected.

Besides being a writer, Wendy is also a professional artist. She creates custom-designed book covers for her own books and her clients’ books and also licenses her art work to gift companies to apply to various products that are sold throughout the world.

Wendy Dewar Hughes is a book mentor and writing coach, at Summer Bay Press, where she offers coaching for writers, editing, custom cover designing, interior book design, and e-book formatting. She is the author of numerous ghost written books (where she does the writing for the author) as well as her own titles and she has helped many writers become published authors.

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