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New Queries

So far I’ve sent queries to seven agents. It’s an agaonizing process because you never know if they read the sample pages or if they judge your writing ability on the query alone. I’ve written and rewritten mine at least

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Novel Finished. Hooray!

BOOK FAIRY – for luck! I’ve finally finished my latest novel, From the Painted Tomb. What a feeling. I’m not sure if my strange reaction was numbness, exhilaration, or just plain relief, but probably a little of everything. I had

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As a writer who’s been commercially published several times, I’ve been asked about my road to publication. Most assume I sat down and zipped through my first novel, sent it off for publication, and presto! I became a published author.

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Great Opportunity to Read Two Novels from a Fantastic Writer – in Exchange for Honest Reviews.

   Looking for a good book (or two)? For a limited time I am offering .pdf copies of Love’s Hidden Promise and/or The Edge of Autumn absolutely free in exchange for an honest review at Amazon.

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New Event for Writers in the Inland Empire

Writing and publishing a book is quite an accomplishment. Many say they want to write and may even fill a few pages or even chapters – but never finish. So congratulations if you’ve accomplished your goal! It’s also a lonely

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My Cat Saga

Some of you have asked about my cat saga. It’s been, well, unusual to say the least. I have Nessie, a female ginger cat my son and his wife gave me about three years ago. She’d been traumatized and even

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Latest Novel Published!

Hi Everyone. Exciting News! As Editor in Chief of L. Cooper Press (LCP), I’m proud to announce our latest publication THE EDGE OF AUTUMN: A Captivating Novel of Ghosts, Love Triangles, and Murder, Kindle edition, by award winning author, M. Jean

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