Building my literary foundation again – 4th quarter goals but first time trying. #sylLit #writinglife #marketinggoals #contentplanning #authorworkinprogress

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

#BookishSelfCare… Take care of you so you can read more!

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!

It’s Sylvia, not Slyvia or Mrs. Hubbard, if ya nasty… #writerslife #respectforaname #msjackson #ravenous

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

When trying to get books in readers hands you have to choose community over selling. #writerslife #sylLit @SylviaHubbard1

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

Word I Discovered For Today: Couch Panini #slangterms #urbandictionary #wordporn

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

Writing Break w/a Personal Essay: The first thing I remember writing #motownwriters #bloggingchallenge

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