Tag Archives: Denise Miller Holmes

The Verbal Business Card: What It Is and How to Write One, Part 1

By Denise Miller Holmes, Director, Words for the Journey Wherever you go, as a writer you need to promote yourself. You will especially need to promote when you areĀ  engaging editors and agents at conferences. ALWAYS be ready to tell … Continue reading

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The Four Types of Dialogue, Part 1: Modulated Dialogue

Based on the lesson How to Write Remarkable Dialogue, Part 2, presentedĀ  by Denise Miller Holmes, Director, WFTJ There are four main types of dialogue: Modulated, Directed, Misdirected, and Interpolated. Wow, that’s a mouthful! In this series, I will be … Continue reading

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Marketing Big, Wonderful YOU

Based on a Passive Marketing lesson presented by Denise Miller Holmes, Director, WFTJ You can’t wait to finish your book, right? You don’t know much about marketing, but you assume you’ll figure something out once the book is published. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Is Self Promotion Sin? You’ve Gotta Be Kidding!

Presented to Words for the Journey by Denise Miller Holmes, Director, 2012 Almost a year ago, I ran across an article on a Christianity Today blog for women entitled Is Self Promotion Sinful? The writer cited the call for us … Continue reading

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