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Krista Phillips
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A Writer's Insecurity
I might be weird. Maybe I'm the only one who does this. Totally possible. But let me give you a tiny peek inside my brain. I'm going to use this blog post as an example, but take this and change a few details and you'll get the picture of how this plays out...

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A Year in Review
2016. Wow. I mean, really. Wow. At the end of a year, it's super natural to take a moment to stop and look back. Things can look a little different in hindsight, ya know? Sometimes we don't even really know what's going on until we're looking at it from the...

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Friday CHRISTMAS fun with Heather Gray!
Thank goodness it's Friday, right?!?  NINE more days until Christmas, y'all! Can you believe it?!?  I thought it'd be fun to do a bit of a CHRISTMAS themed Friday post today, and have invited fellow indie author Heather Gray to join us in the festive hoopla...

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  We at The Writer's Alley wish you a HAPPY THANKSGIVING! We are thankful for you ALL year long and hope you have a wonderful holiday full of turkey, good books, laughter, and thankfulness! God Bless!

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What Are You Fishing For?
Last weekend, I had the amazing opportunity to help work a booth at the Southern Festival of Books. I went in with fairly low "sales" expectations. I wanted to sell one book. A lot of time and energy had gone into the booth and in my head, I knew that "sale...

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A Side of Faith, Hope, & Love
Available separately in ebook -- or in a 3-in-1 collection in paperback .   A Side of Faith (A Sandwich Romance #2 )    Rachel
Carter is on top of the world. A new job in a new town, friends, and a
house to call her own. Men? Eh, someday. And when the tim...

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Southern Festival of Books
If you're in the Nashville area this weekend, I'd LOVE for you to come and check out the Southern Festival of Books happening in downtown Nashville! There will be a TON of authors there and various "book" talks. Our local writing group is hosting a booth wh...

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The Blank Page
Every writer has that moment. You know the one I'm talking about? It's that moment they look at a page--or a screen--and see nothing. Just an empty page of white. Or maybe if you're doing it old school, a page of lines. It's our blank canvas, so to speak. T...

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Kissing Panel Notes - #smoochysmoochy
How many of you stopped by just because of that title? Oh I
hope you did!! Because today on The Writer’s Alley we’re going to talk about
kissing. (Just so you know, our very own Amy Leigh Simpson has some GREAT archived posts on kissing if you lik...

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When Less Really IS More
We all know some glaringly obvious places where less is more. Perfume.... Makeup... (although depends on who you talk to...) Stress... But what about our writing life? I've been contemplating the concept lately, because it feels like I'm always feeling the ...
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