EXTRAS

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WRITING STUFF
Writing in November with NaNoWriMo
The black moment...What is it?
Writing Workshops by Discovering Story Magic
Character building interviews (4 Methods) by Laurie Schnebly Campbell
Writing a Killer Logline by Graeme Shimmin
Welcome to the U.S. Copyright Office
Write a Synopsis Like a Pro at Writer's Digest
Effectiviology: Articles on social psychology (Great for character development!) 
 
REVISIONS AND SELF-EDITING
What's a word cloud and how to make one with Tag Crowd
Comma news from Sesquiotica: Words, Words, Words
One more thing to worry about...The Straight Versus Curly Apostrophe
Make your writing bold and clear with Hemingwayapp.com
 

INDIE PUBLISHING
Self publish and distribute with Draft2Digital and Amazon's Kindle Direct Publishing (kdp)
 
 
TRADITIONAL PUBLISHING
TCK Publishing currently has open submissions!
Corvisiero Literary Agency
 
 
MARKETING
Market with a blog tour: Seven Top eBook blog Tour Sites by The Book Designer 
Create your QR code for free with QR Code Generator
 
 
DESIGN BOOK COVERS
Need book cover design help? Contact Stacia_design@espialdesign.com
Visit Depositphotos for your royalty-free images, videos, vectors, illustrations, and music needs
335 million free stock photos at Foter 
Google Fonts offers 1052 font families for free
The Book Cover Designer - Claims the largest selection of premade book covers online!
Who's got the coolest premade ebook designs? EspialDesign on Etsy!
How to Attribute Creative Commons Photos by Foter
Creative Commons - FAQ 
 
 
ART
Drawing in October with Inktober
The doodle king, Jim Bradshaw
 
 
RAT HOLES OF RESEARCH
The meaning of aura colors and Auraology
Broken Thoughts about Broken Bones by The Lost Plot
Children of Hoarders: A grassroots, all-volunteer, not-for profit organization
The American States Assemblies says, "Peace has been declared in America!"
John-Henry Hill's Law Blog: The Three Flags of the United States
The 1927 Murder that Became a Media Circus--and a Famous Movie on History.com
"Saving Girls": Montana State Vocational School for Girls by Montana Women's History
Helena History: State Vocational School for Girls headlines
Scrawlings in Solitude by Martin J. Kidston with the Independent Record
Florence Crittenton: Girl's Best Friend for 100 Years by Ellen Baumler with Independent Record
For the Love of Kids: Montana Deaconess School by Ellen Baumler with Independent Record
Early Social Service Was Women's Work in Women's History Matters
Lost Colleges: Intermountain Union College 1923 - 1947 in Helena, Montana
60 Business Buzzwords by Top Source Talent 
The Ultimate List of 119 Most-Hated Business Buzzwords by Trust Radius
The Dangers of Hubris by Effectiviology

 
FUN DISTRACTIONS
Can't make a decision? Make your own digital spinning wheel
FotoForensics provides tools and training for digital picture analysis. Is it photoshopped or not?
Tineye: a reverse image search engine
Bookworm Word Game on Solitaire Paradise (Made it to level 18!)


PERSONAL INTEREST & SUPPORTED BUSINESSES
Soaps handcrafted in the Pacific Northwest:  Lemonbuzzz Soap and Bombshell Bath Company
Montana soap company: Pastures and Pine
High quality garden seeds at Botanical Interests
Chicken chatter at Garden Betty and The Chicken Chick
Bulk and natural foods at Azure Natural Organic Foods
White Raven Winery in Columbia Falls, Montana
Not for profit: Bring Smiles to Seniors