IndieReCon by Alicia Coleman

IndieReCon logoIndieReCon 2014, a free online writer’s conference, is in it’s second year. Conference begins February 25, 2014 and concludes February 27, 2014. The keynote speakers this year are Barry Eisler and Joe Konrath. They will host a two hour chat about The Evolving Indie Industry and Standing Out in the Pile. They will also entertain questions.

Representatives from Amazon, Kobo, Smashwords and Goodreads will be on hand to discuss insider secrets and maximizing marketing efforts.

A variety of other speakers will conduct workshops.  There is also a Grand Prize giveaway.

The conference is free.  For more information, click here.


Be Positive! by Alicia Coleman

Good Morning! I thought I’d revisit a post blogged earlier to my Tumblr account. Being positive is always appropriate and gains great results in our daily lives.

“Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior positive because your behavior becomes your habits. Keep your habits positive because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive because your values become your destiny.”

Mahatma Gandhi


Happy Valentines Day!!

Valentine image“I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.”Paulo Coelho

Waiting on Wednesday by Alicia Coleman

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Interested in a hot new vampire story? Please check out my “Waiting on Wednesday” post on my other blog.

New Beginnings…again by Alicia Coleman

“The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” What a true statement!  No matter how well you plan something, you should always expect the unexpected. Things like handling stress from the day job, coping with relatives and friends who have transitioned to the next plain of existence and dealing with life in general. Be prepared…as much as possible for what’s waiting just around the corner.

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So here I am again starting over.  The plan is to stick to the course even if  obstacles show up in the path because the only thing of 2013 that has kept it’s course is my fitness plan.  I’ve lost a total of 30lbs.  Yay!!  Now if I could just keep my butt in the chair and write…

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