EXTRAS

Unfortunately, technology changes, and one move on my part turned into the wrong one, deleting the long collection of links I had here. Why me? My technical veins are currently popping, so I'll just take a deep breath and look at this as a fresh start. 

Have any suggestions? Drop me a line!

 
WRITING STUFF
Writing in November with NaNoWriMo
The black moment...What is it?
Writing Workshops by Discovering Story Magic
Character building via character interviews (Four Methods) by author Laurie Schnebly Campbell
Welcome to the U.S. Copyright Office
 
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

 
INDIE PUBLISHING
Self publish and distribute with Draft2Digital and Amazon's Kindle Direct Publishing (kdp)
 
 
TRADITIONAL PUBLISHING
TCK Publishing currently has open submissions!
 
 
MARKETING
Market with a blog tour: Seven Top eBook blog Tour Sites by The Book Designer 
 
 
DESIGN BOOK COVERS
Need some book cover design help? Contact me at 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!
 
 
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

 
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


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