After the fire of of 2013, which wiped me out mentally, physically, spiritually and emotionally, I had taken a break from my literary career to get my kids' and my life together. We were homeless so I had reasons to actually try to concentrate on things. I didn't come out with a book for a … Continue reading Building my literary foundation again – 4th quarter goals but first time trying. #sylLit #writinglife #marketinggoals #contentplanning #authorworkinprogress
We all need that day off, that moment so we can gather our soul and scratch it's back, put some lotion on, rest... you know what I mean. Readers are important here and here are some tips for self care... for the bookish from Bibliophile On A Budget and thanks to EyeCU Reading & Chatting and … Continue reading #BookishSelfCare… Take care of you so you can read more!
I've gotten Saliva, Slyvia, Sealvie, Sylvie and so forth... I've never had a nickname other than the name calling I've gotten from my sisters, bullies and classmates. There are a couple of platonic guy friends that will call me Sylvie and my sister sometimes call me Syl as an endearment. But there has always been … Continue reading It’s Sylvia, not Slyvia or Mrs. Hubbard, if ya nasty… #writerslife #respectforaname #msjackson #ravenous
Get out. Get away from the screens. People are telling that all the time to kids. Even when I was young my mother would say get outside and I didn't have a phone, but evento get away from my books and toys, I had to get out of the house. All my life, I learned … Continue reading When trying to get books in readers hands you have to choose community over selling. #writerslife #sylLit @SylviaHubbard1
my alpha protagonist arrived drunk in the middle of the night. Does she open the door? Would you?
I hear really weird stuff during the day and I just have to share when I hear things, so I'm letting y'all know, keep your ears open. Word I Discovered For Today: Couch Panini Couch Panini - when you wear really hot yoga pants and you put a thick blanket and your hot laptop on your middle. … Continue reading Word I Discovered For Today: Couch Panini #slangterms #urbandictionary #wordporn
The first thing I remember writing was a Viking romance. I know that sounds silly, but I'd just finished Secret fire by Johanna Lindsay and some other crazy Katherine Woodiwiss novel that had me very confident I could write one. I had to be about thirteen or fourteen and didn't know a darn thing about … Continue reading Writing Break w/a Personal Essay: The first thing I remember writing #motownwriters #bloggingchallenge