Audiblegate Row… Update


Thank you to Susan May for keeping us up to date with what is going on with Audible.  The next meeting with them is tomorrow. Good luck and here's hoping something good comes out of this. https://www.susanmaywriter.net/single-post/we-re-not-gonna-take-it-audible-s-response-to-audiblegate

Word War is BACK – Affect/Effect


With Cac, the Proofreader WORD WAR is back. I will be doing these each Tuesday, and they will be much shorter than before...at least I will attempt that! Let's go! Affect v. Effect. Affect is 𝐮𝐬𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐲 a verb. It means to impact or change. Transform. "How did that affect you?" Effect is 𝐮𝐬𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐲 a noun, … Continue reading Word War is BACK – Affect/Effect

LULU eBook Update


      I received this email today and thought I'd share.  It seems we are going to have to pay for Global Distribution for each and every ebook we upload... If you wish GLOBAL... Dear Lulu Author, We’re contacting you today because you currently have Ebook projects using our Global Distribution service.Effective February 15th, 2021, … Continue reading LULU eBook Update

Emails and Files


A short blog post about emails and files!! It seems many people either don't realise, forget or just don't think about files they've attached to emails and sent to contractors, publishers, editors etc., etc. Why do I say this? If you send a file to someone... anyone, then you should still have a copy of … Continue reading Emails and Files

Showcasing Author Clients


It has always been my belief that hard work shouldn’t go to waste. I also believe that if something is not a good fit in one place, there’s always a place for it elsewhere. The following showcase was deemed incorrect for a magazine I submitted to, so I’m sharing it here with you. Greetings to … Continue reading Showcasing Author Clients

Word War with Cac the Proofreader – Understanding Jokes…


A SPECIAL TREAT FOR THANKSGIVING FROM CATHY.   • An Oxford comma walks into a bar where it spends the evening watching the television, getting drunk, and smoking cigars.  • A dangling participle walks into a bar. Enjoying a cocktail and chatting with the bartender, the evening passes pleasantly. • A bar was walked into by the … Continue reading Word War with Cac the Proofreader – Understanding Jokes…