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Posts Tagged ‘Darcy Scott’

Reese’s Leap & Teacher’s Pet: Coming Attractions

reeseHere are some handpicked titles from our Coming Attractions page. Want to include your book? Just read our Share Your New Book with GalleyCat Readers post for all the details.

Ray of Love by Miranda P. Charles: “Faye Summers was sick of the passion-then-fizzle path her past relationships took. To get out of that cycle, she decided to stick with casual dating for a while. She wanted to make sure her wounds had healed before getting serious with someone again. Ray Thackery was determined to make Faye Summers give him a chance. So what if Faye thought it would be complicated because he was the boss of her three best friends? They just wouldn’t tell them what was going on until they had to.” (March 2013)

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Mediabistro Course

Personal Essay Writing

Personal Essay WritingStarting October 28, work with a published journalist to draft, edit, and sell your first-person essays! Jessica Olien will help you to workshop your writing so that it's ready to pitch to editors. You'll learn how to tell your personal story, self-edit you work to assess voice, style, and tone, and sell your essays for publication. Register now!

First Graf Friday

Everything hinges your first paragraph. A well-crafted first paragraph can convince a reader to buy your book or a magazine subscriber to read your article.

To celebrate the art of the first paragraph and our new SoundCloud page, we are proud to present the first installment of First Graf Friday–your chance to listen to stories from around the world, all read by their authors.

Our first installment is embedded below. Our readers shared everything from mysteries to memoirs to paranormal romance to literary fiction. Click on the square “MB” comment icons on the player to locate a specific author.

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