Thursday, January 13, 2011
First off, let me explain what a writing group is . . .it's simply a group of writers who get together on a regular basis (once a week or twice a month) to read and critique each other's work.
The group doesn't have to consist of "professional" writers, simply people who write, are serious about their writing, and want to get feedback on what they write.
My writing group started in 1999, and at the time none of had a book published. Since then we've had four published writers emerge from the group.
Friday, January 7, 2011
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The HOTTEST URBAN EROTICA BOOK YEARS, RAW: AN
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Philadelphia (Dec. 3, 2008) - Move over Zane, Mary Morrison, and Noire, there’s a new erotica writer on the scene, and she’s poised to take over!
Shay -- a pseudonym for a 21-year-old
native -- will be releasing her debut novel, Raw: An Erotic Street Tale in January, and the streets are already buzzing. New York
“I’m a little in shock. Here I am still in school, and already I have my first book being published,” Shays says. “I feel very blessed. A little overwhelmed, but very blessed.”
Raw tells the story of Chastity Jones, a 19-year-old Harlemite who, after being brutally raped, starts playing
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