Article promotion, in theory, is an easy strategy. What is it that’s difficult about writing articles about products and submitting them to article directories. After completing the process, you may figure out that it is a little more complex than you imagined. Luckily, this article will...
(Literary Kicks is twenty years old today. This fact has left me speechless, so I asked Jamelah Earle to send some retrospective thoughts. -- Levi) When I was 16, I was on my high school forensics team. This was not in any way related to anything you might see on an episode of CSI, but instead was...
Manning Up: Transsexual Men on Finding Brotherhood, Family & Themselves, Transgress Press, 2014. Mitch Kellaway is a Boston-based transgender writer, editor, and independent researcher. He currently covers queer literature, family rights, and transgender issues for the Advocate.com. His...
Big Muddy opens Volume 14 Number 1 with the winners of the Wilda Hearne Flash Fiction Award and the Mighty River Short Story Award. Here's a glimpse of each: Wilda Hearne Flash Fiction Award Robert Garner McBrearty's "What Happened to Laura?"      I'm in a coffee shop on an afternoon in spring when...
First impressions refer to the split second judgements we make when we first encounter someone or something. The documents you send to a perspective client will provide the basis for their first impression of you and your business. Make sure the document matches your company. Here are four things...
A Tale Without a Name by Penelope S. Delta has been much-loved in Greece since its original publication in 1911, and a beautiful English translation was published by Pushkin Press last year. It is a fairy tale, in which a nameless kingdom rapidly descends from place of plenty under the popular King...
I posted this to A Writer Afoot a month or so ago, but I’m getting ready to to to the Romance Writers of America conference, thinking about all these things, and I thought many of you would enjoy, too.   Dear New, Young, Passionate, Painfully Aspiring Writer Self: I am looking at you with...
Surely, you have heard the buzz about blogging. A blog is like a diary in that it has a chronological listing of articles about topics you’re interested in. It’s the most personal type of website and is a part of the social media fad which is currently very hot. If you want to start...
Writing is not easy, especially if your goal is to gain the attention of the readers. You need to know the techniques on how to write effectively.