Writing Mothers

This is a group where women can talk about the things they are writing or have written. It can be anything from books, poems, freelance writing, magazines, for children, young adult, or adult. Answer questions for others and ask questions for themselves. Get feedback, opinions and tips on the publishing process. Learn to be better writers, get insights on good and helpful websites, announce upcoming writing contests.... all of it is welcome and so are you!

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I Did It! I Published My First Book!

Hi Ladies! I am so proud to say that after close to two years, I finally published my first book! It is entitled, Words of Wisdom to the Stay-at-Home Moms and Their Husbands....

Started by Nikki on 05/05/2011 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 09/10/2012 by Sarah

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Self publishing with KDP

Hi all, I've just published my debut novel, Out Of The Mouths Of Babes, by Sarah Pearce. I've used KDP, which means it's available from Amazon for the Kindle, ipad, iphone,...

Started by Sarah on 08/07/2012 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 08/07/2012 by Sarah

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The focus of my writing is to encourage others

I'm a stay-at-home, homeschooling mom with 10 children. I've always enjoyed writing, but haven't written anything considered significant. I've been blogging and would love for...

Started by Cheryl on 05/19/2010 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 02/21/2012 by Amanda

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Writing ......Writer.....taking the plunge

Last evening watching a drama program the comment was made to the main female character, regarding her photography career "that is not a career that's a hobbie". I am in my...

Started by Glenda on 02/13/2010 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 06/29/2011 by Shelly

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How do write with kids home on summer break?

I'm finding it very hard to write with the kids home. They do attend Sylvan, so I sit in the lobby and edit. I was able to squeeze in 500 words for a new short story.

Started by Shelly on 06/29/2011 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 06/29/2011 by Shelly

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Pulling Weeds

Now that I can put another year of Vacation Bible School (VBS) under my belt, it’s time to focus back on writing. Don’t get me wrong, I love VBS. It’s the one time a...

Started by Shelly on 06/26/2011 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 06/26/2011 by Shelly

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Why are vampires more popular than werewolves??

Hi all, It's been a very long time since I have been here. Hope you are all doing well! I was wondering, why is it vampires are more popular than werewolves??Do you think the...

Started by Stefanie on 04/28/2011 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 06/26/2011 by Karen

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Workshops / critique groups

Lately I have been hearing over and over again how important writer's workshops and critique groups are to successful writing. I personally have never been to one, or even have...

Started by Heather on 05/28/2011 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 06/26/2011 by Karen

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HOW DO I FORMAT MY MANUSCRIPT?

I love getting questions! The question HOW DO I FORMAT MY MANUSCRIPT for editors/publishers is one I’ve been asked more than once. Of course, this is my first publishing...

Started by Shelly on 06/01/2011 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 06/26/2011 by Karen

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Making Time to Write

Last night I attended a writing workshop and someone talked about how she felt guilty when she spent time writing. She felt guiltily because like most of us moms, there is...

Started by Shelly on 05/10/2011 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 05/10/2011 by Shelly

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Guest Blogger Invitaition

I would like you to offer a chance for moms to advertise their blogs/businesses to gain exposure. An invitation is to write an article for either of my sites. My sites are...

Started by Networkingwahm on 12/01/2010 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 12/01/2010 by Networkingwahm

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hello... I

hi all, I was wondering if any of you like to help me with my book? I'm a aspiring amateur writer and I'm writing friction novel called Glass Eyes. I've had ten chapters proof...

Started by Stefanie on 08/14/2010 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 08/14/2010 by Stefanie

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Children's Author

Hello everyone. I would like to introduce myself to this group. I am a new children's author with Tate publishing and I am currently in the editing phase of my book "Fern...

Started by Aileen on 07/06/2010 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 08/05/2010 by Aileen

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in need of grammar?

hi there i need some help with my grammar, and wonders if anyone is an expertise in that subject? a lot of peeps have said i keep writing in past an present tenses, some of my...

Started by Stefanie on 06/27/2010 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 07/19/2010 by Wanda

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is it to late??

hi all god its been ages since i've been here! but i was wondering if any of you think the vampire's are over done now? i'm thinking is my vampire slayer novel worth continuing?...

Started by Stefanie on 06/24/2010 in Writing Mothers

Last update on 07/02/2010 by Karen