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How Facebook’s changes will affect your author page

. Facebook. The mega social media juggernaut which keeps on growing. Love it or hate it, you can’t deny the power and influence Facebook has on our modern lives. For writers and authors, it has become a necessary part of building our platform and a community around our writing. It can however, be a roller-coaster…

fiction | Posts to get you thinking | writing

The Power of Connection aka Meeting Other Writers

Writing is a solitary pursuit. It can be lonely and isolating. And although family and friends are supportive, unless they are writers themselves, they don’t understand the pull, commitment, frustrations and joys that writing brings. This is why the internet has been such a wonderful thing for writers. Online writing groups and communities, and of…

life | social media

Happy anniversary, sort of.

In case you didn’t know, on Tuesday Facebook celebrated it’s 10th Anniversary. Can you believe that Facebook is only 10 years old? Yes, I know. It feels like it has been a part of our life for so much longer than that, and this comes from someone who only joined in 2009 and only for…

blogging | social media

On Credibility

I don’t often get my ranty pants on in public. Life is too short really. But last week I had a couple of encounters on social media that were not that nice and really got my goat. As much as I love social media we all know it does have an evil side and although…