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Do you write flash fiction (stories under 1,000 words)? Learn more about the on-line publisher -- 1000 words
We are OPEN to submissions. 1000words is looking for previously unpublished flash-fiction of up to 1000 words in length. The stories may be in any genre, but must have been written in response to one of the images from our Pinterest Boards. We do not accept poetry.
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My Twitter Strategy
This post was inspired by Annie Neugebauer's article   The Great Twitter Debate:  Should You Follow Back? (rock art by Byron Dyck) In the beginning I followed everyone who followed me. I thought I was obligated to. If Twitter suggested that I follow someone...
This post was inspired by Annie Neugebauer's article The Great Twitter Debate:  Should You Follow Back? (rock art by Byron Dyck) In the beginning I followed everyone who followed me. I thought I was obligated to. If T...
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With positivity, self-esteem and unbreakable faith, you can be the hero, not the victim in the story of your life. That's where I'm headed. Join me. Here's a short story to dramatize my point.
(selfie by Leanne Dyck) I walk the schoolyard seeking my prey: the weak, the freak – those who, due to their appearance or behaviour, stand out as other. Space Cadet is my favourite quarry. She seldom ventures into my king...
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He beautifully captures in movement what I am attempting to capture in words.
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I just finished updating my media kit. Please have a peek.
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Oh, yes, speaking of marketing. How about these tips I've collected from my experiences as a indi-author and an author published by a small press...
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So how exactly do you build and maintain a social network?
Here's a technique I learnt recently. It's working for me, I hope it works for you.
This post was inspired by Annie Neugebauer's article The Great Twitter Debate:  Should You Follow Back? (rock art by Byron Dyck) In the beginning I followed everyone who followed me. I thought I was obligated to. If T...
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Relax and submit your work, advises Chella.
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Tame Your Bully (short story for pink shirt day)
(selfie by Leanne Dyck) I walk the schoolyard seeking my prey: the weak, the freak – those who, due to their appearance or behaviour, stand out as  other. Space Cadet is my favourite quarry. She seldom ventures into my kingdom; she knows what awaits her the...
(selfie by Leanne Dyck) I walk the schoolyard seeking my prey: the weak, the freak – those who, due to their appearance or behaviour, stand out as other. Space Cadet is my favourite quarry. She seldom ventures into my king...
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A friend just shared this song with me and I wanted to share it with you. It's simply beautiful...
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Yes, today’s kids are heavily influenced by school, peers, and the media, but parents can and should reassert control to ensure they prosper in work and in life. Here are some tips for concerned parents. 1) This generation’s...
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Business advice from the old me to the new you. : )
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Within the last five years, Leanne Dyck has been published in Island Writer, Kaleidoscope, Canadian Stories, Icelandic Connection and Island Gals magazines.
To follow Leanne's author, please visit her blog (http://authorleannedyck.blogspot.ca/
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My blog has received over 236,000 page views since it was created on October 10, 2010.
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Mayne Island, BC, Canada - Eriksdale, Manitoba, Canada - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - Coquitlam, BC, Canada
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CWILL panel at the VPL last night
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As part of the Truth and Healing/Reconciliation process, the Mayne Island Library and the bookstore are challenging the community to read Th

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Volunteers at federal prisons across the country are helping inmates foster a love of reading and the art of respectful conversation

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If you're considering writing your first book and are looking for some tips to help you kick-start your journey, then this article is especi

Book to Screen: Seeing Your Book as a Visual Story
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Do you know what two important verbs typically go into the making of a screenplay? Doing and Saying. Characters do things, and characters sa

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You might just be using only 1/3 of your body to write and it could be killing your craft.

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1. Try and write a consistent word count every day, even if it’s just 1000 words, you’ll be surprised how...

3 Steps Before Starting the Novel
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Before you begin writing your book, take some time to answer these questions.

The Biggest Mistake New Writers Make and 5 Ways to Avoid It
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by Anne R. Allen It's been an exciting week for the blog. Marketing expert Penny Sansevieri named us to the Top 30 Websites for Indies and b