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Surviving La Bestia

Follow the link below to read the first chapter of my new book, Surviving La Bestia, before it is published! Enjoy! http://www.chapterbuzz.com/op2myst/432/surviving-la-bestia-by-sharron-grodzinsky/the-barrio Here is a brief summary of the plot. With nowhere to run from the Mara Salvatrucha gang in … Continue reading

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New Photo for Book Back Cover

I broke down and had a professional take my photo to use for the back cover of my book.  The book is still in editing and will be until sometime towards the end of March.  Arghhhhh.  It just takes time. … Continue reading

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10 Hour, Two Day Binge for Revisions from my Editor, Christina Frey

I recently received the edit for my book, “Waiting on the Outside”, back from my editor, Christina Frey.  And, I have been working on it diligently.  The other day I decided to just work on it all day for the next two … Continue reading

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Edit on “Waiting on the OUtside” Finally Complete

Finally! The professional edit, by Christina Frey of Page Two Editing, on my book, “Waiting on the Outside”, is complete.  Now, all I have to do is review the edit and complete the revisions.  I just hope I have the time … Continue reading

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Top Tips to Market your Ebook Online – Making the Most of your Amazon Free Days

Among other useful tips, this link has a list of places where you can list your book for free.  Huh? Yes for free! Because, if you get readers to leave comments you will get other readers who will be willing to … Continue reading

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Publisher Interested in my Book Proposal

Okay, so I sent out six book proposals expecting to get six rejections about six months after I inquired.   I got one back in just a week and they are interested.   Can you believe that?  I’m thrilled and happy.  Even … Continue reading

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How to set up a mailing list on your blog

From Dream, Play, Write: This is a short and to the point blog on how to set up a mailing list.  I found it valuable…like a little gem I found by accident.  They are always the best. How to set … Continue reading

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Booksandopinions.com

The Irish reader at booksandopinions.com loves to read.  she posts extremely thoughtful bits of information and inspiration.  I have just sent her my book to read! (My book is still in the editing phase, so is not available for the public … Continue reading

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Dead Silence

Have you ever had this happen?  I’m reading the next chapter I ‘m working on to my critique group and when I finish…….dead silence.  Whoa, what happened?  Was it so terrible or so good no one had anything to say?  Or … Continue reading

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Working on a New Book and Washing my Hands.

So, my first book (Waiting on the Outside) is ready for editing and I am working on two more.  One was supposed to be a medical thriller about a virus, but then along came the real deal, Ebola.  I just hope the Ebola … Continue reading

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