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Announcing The 2014 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Contest

Greetings, The annual Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA) contest, which seeks great new voices in popular fiction, will open to submissions on Sunday, February 16, 2014. Amazon Publishing is pleased to announce that one Grand Prize winner will receive a publishing … Continue reading

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Member Accomplishment, December 2013

Member Krystal Marusin launched a blog! It is entitled Krystal Marusin: HisStory Transforms Lives.  Go check it out!

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We’re Revving Up for January 14th!

Oh my cow! It’s been a long hiatus, but the new Words for the Journey starts on January 14th, 2014 (a night meeting). Our new format consists of two W.I.S.E Coffees a month, an evening coffee and a morning coffee. … Continue reading

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The Webinars At this point in time, I plan to only do 4 webinars in 2014. Although the coffees are free, the Webinars will cost anywhere from 10-15 dollars. I haven’t decided. I also intend to occasionally throw in a … Continue reading

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W.I.S.E. Coffees I will hold the coffees on the  last Tuesday of the month. One thing I didn’t want was for the Coffees to be about chatting—I wanted them to be writing focused and have a real purpose that justified … Continue reading

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On November 12th, I made a BIG ANNOUNCEMENT to the group about WFTJ’s restructuring. This is the intro: I am sure you’ve all been wondering what the big secret is that I’ve waited to tell you. This is a secret … Continue reading

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Word Count: It Matters!

On August 27, 2013, Words for the Journey had a Fall Kickoff Event and we had a blast! Assistant Director Chris Richards led us in a game that was both informative and fun. One of the things we learned was … Continue reading

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Finish Your Writing Projects: Make a Plan!

By Denise Miller Holmes, Director, Words for the Journey I had an epiphany over the summer: I was tired of not finishing my projects, and I was lamenting my blogs that lay derelict along the roadside.   How could I … Continue reading

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Member Accomplishments, June 2013

Member Terri Michel has just released her book Tales in a Bottle. Congratulations Terri. You can go to Amazon and buy her book there. Also, Terri is hosting a book signing of her new book this Sunday, June 9th, 2013, … Continue reading

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Member Accomplishments, January 2013

Congrats to Diane Shaw for her story published in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Angels Among Us. This anthology is available on Amazon right now! And many kudos to Bonnie Doran for her book trailer for her new book Dark Biology, now … Continue reading

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