Guest Blog by Kater Cheek

August 23rd, 2010

Since I’m out of the office this week on vacation, I’ve turned my blog over to my clients, who wanted to share their thoughts with you on a variety of subjects. I let them have free rein because otherwise, well, just trust me, it’s for the best. Today’s post is by Kater Cheek, who lives […]

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Ask Daphne! About My Query LXIX

August 20th, 2010

I’m traveling this morning, so I thought we’d try something a little different. Presented, without comment, Becky’s query: Dear Ms. Unfeasible, Jae is cursed: like all serfs, she must obey any order, answer any question, and speak only truth. She’s learned that the easiest — and safest — way to get along is to keep […]

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Pick My Beach Reads!

August 19th, 2010

As I may have hinted once or twice (or three million times) in the last few days, I’m heading out on a beach vacation tomorrow. As usual, I have my Kindle stocked with books and manuscripts, but there’s always that time on a airplane when all electronic devices must be turned off, and I can’t […]

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An “Old” Question from the Archives

August 18th, 2010

I do hope you’re not getting tired of these glances back into the archives. I’ll admit, I post them with a bit of an ulterior motive — I’m gearing up for a week’s vacation (tomorrow is my last day in the office!), and with everything else I’m trying to get done before I close up […]

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Another look into the archives

August 17th, 2010

Way back in March of 2008, I answered a reader’s question about websites. I think the answer still rings true for me — what do you think? Scott writes In the AuthorMBA interview, you said every author should have a Web site and blog. I agree, and have had Web sites since before most people […]

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