A Writing Tip

Edmond P. DeRousse June 15, 2015


A writing tip:

Sometimes I publish stories to online sites. It is a good publishing tool to check for interest in what you write. I plan to share information about a couple of sites I use in another blog.

Since June is when we celebrate Father’s Day, below is the story I submitted to one of those sites. It, or some version of it, may be used in a futu

Motivation for Publishing

Edmond P. DeRousse June 11, 2015

No one will get published if not motivated. It just isn’t going to happen.  Motivation is what causes us to act. One can have the desire. Desiring it won’t get the job done. Persistence and endurance in spite of obstacles does. There are many reasons why one gets motivated to publish. More than I plan to explore here. But here are four main reasons.

One reason, I think people want to publish is vanity

Getting Published?

Edmond P. DeRousse June 3, 2015

Writing and getting published is an on-going learning experience. Both are always changing.

One of my personal goals is to write a “How To” book on publishing. The ideas I share in this Blog, here, will eventually work their way into that “How To” book.  I hope you find benefit from the things I share.

My first book, The Adventures of a Common Man, was released Jan 2010.  Aft