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by FarawayHammer
October 8th, 2014, 11:01 pm
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: Learn a Language to Procrastinate
Replies: 10
Views: 7897

Re: Learn a Language to Procrastinate

Practice is definitely the best way to improve the productive-receptive skills balance. I am a language teacher who spends hours a day encouraging students to use a common second language to interact.
by FarawayHammer
October 8th, 2014, 10:49 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: How do you feel about books written from multiple POV's?
Replies: 2
Views: 1674

Re: How do you feel about books written from multiple POV's?

Polymath's detailed reply is fabulous, not much I can add. As a reader I enjoy multiple POV books, whether they feature the goodie/baddie contrast of crime thrillers or the way different people interpret the same events. The latter point fascinates me anyhow, so like anything it comes down to person...
by FarawayHammer
September 30th, 2014, 4:55 am
Forum: Self-Publishing
Topic: Free Book Marketing with Freebies
Replies: 0
Views: 1079

Re: Free Book Marketing with Freebies

Dead link. :(
by FarawayHammer
September 22nd, 2014, 5:52 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Well, here I am...
Replies: 1
Views: 1933

Re: Well, here I am...

It's great that you have enough ideas to write such a long manuscript.
by FarawayHammer
September 22nd, 2014, 5:48 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: Save your social media!
Replies: 3
Views: 10864

Re: Save your social media!

That's a nice idea.
by FarawayHammer
September 19th, 2014, 9:07 am
Forum: Social Media and Book Promotion
Topic: way to get into blog writing
Replies: 2
Views: 4730

Re: way to get into blog writing

Site format is so crucial. I have about five Wordpress blogs that I've started and abandoned as I have never been able to understand how they work.
by FarawayHammer
September 19th, 2014, 9:04 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Formatting manuscript for Kindle?
Replies: 4
Views: 2304

Re: Formatting manuscript for Kindle?

This may be the stupidest question ever, but I've just had a full manuscript request and the agent asked to specifically send it "so I can read it on my Kindle." So, my question: do I have to change to standard formatting at all to make it viewable on a Kindle or other e-reader? Is there some sort ...