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Marguerite Mooers

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Marguerite Mooers Write frequently, or at the very least think about your novel frequently. Sometimes when I'm watching television I will sit and play the "what if…moreWrite frequently, or at the very least think about your novel frequently. Sometimes when I'm watching television I will sit and play the "what if game" What if the character were murdered on page three, or what if the husband came back. Keep being engaged with your book. Also, write on a regular basis, every day, at least once a week. etc.(less)
Marguerite Mooers Living in a world that I create. I think I am a writer because I am easily bored and writing allows me to travel to a different place. I love making…moreLiving in a world that I create. I think I am a writer because I am easily bored and writing allows me to travel to a different place. I love making up stories, and figuring out puzzles (which is what a murder mystery is). The first draft of a novel is usually the most fun because that is where all the creativity comes in.(less)
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The Girl in the Woods

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A Casualty of Hope

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Take My Hand: A Novel

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The Shelter of Darkness

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I was recently part of a spirited discussion in response to an unsolicited e-mail which everyone on the Goodreads community forum agreed was spam. You may have received the post, it came from someone named Jamie and promised because I had a "high quality book" it could offer me a low cost book promotion package.
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This was a great book, full of realistic characters. A sense of danger follows the circus performers, one Jewish and one with a Jewish child as they travel across Nazi occupied Germany. The excitement never flagged, but it was also a hea
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