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TRAVELLERS Season 2 - One of Netflix BEST SHOWS EVER

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I can't stop!
I can't stop watching it! It's past midnight, I have so much to do tomorrow (moving interstate in two weeks) and yet I struggtle to switch off because I just neeeeeed to find out what's going ot happen next!

A writer's dream
Isn't this what writers dream of? Viewers/readers who are so invested in the characters they can't stop. Marcy's heartbreaking quest to recover her broken memories of David, McClaren's journey to fatherhood brutally cut short, Phillip's lonely life as a recovering addict, Carly's adjustment from male special ops soldier to young mother and partner, Trevor's ongoing joy and sometimes sorrow at being an old man living life as a teenage boy. Each character has a distinct domestic journey which they juggle daily with their mission requirements. Two lives merged into one. It's brilliant.

Second season problems
Second seasons are often rushed and less fabulously written, but, like every season of Longmire (…

REJECTION, a thousand times rejection. Why persist?

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I read an article recently about famous books that were rejected dozens of times and went on to become best sellers or classics simply because that one publisher believed in the manuscript. Some ended up self publishing and found their way to film adaptations, some held on grimly to the hope of publication and submitted until it damn well got acceptance.

In my time as a writer I have published through big name companies such as Cambridge University Press, small Australian press such as Wombat Books and self published through Amazon. So far my most lucrative and popular book was self published through an intermediary, Moshpit. It can often take years to write and polish a book, with heart and soul in every line. Which is why we try so hard not to take it personally when our work is rejected, not just once, but over and over. But it's difficult! Persistence can't run on an empty tank. At some point we need to refill our confidence to keep trying and retain our belief in the proj…

First review of LETTERS FROM THE DEAD by Dawn Meredith

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Letters from the Dead
Dawn Meredith
Dingbat Publishing (2017)
ISBN 9781977720702
Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (12/17)

“Letters from the Dead” by Dawn Meredith is a highly entertaining, fast-paced suspense novel featuring Delia Fox, a young adult with a unique ability. Delia is just your normal every day University student, until an accident at the café where she works changes her life forever. Chaos ensues when an explosion occurs in the backroom of Iggie’s Café, and when a young man perishes in Delia’s arms as they try to escape the danger, she realizes she can read his memories. As Delia begins picking up the pieces of her life, she finds work at another café and is hired on as a consultant for the Wintering Police Force where she teams up with Inspector Jonah Rainbird, using her gift to solve local murders. Not everyone appreciates Delia’s gift however. With the exception of Inspector Rainbird and Sergeant Blake, the cops despise her and consider her a meddler who just…

LETTERS FROM THE DEAD by Dawn Meredith - read for FREE!

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For a limited time only, you can read my debut novel for free by downloading the kindle app
click HERE for your 30 day free trial!

Letters From the Dead released book launch December 2nd 2017

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INKITT - Read one chapter at a time and help a manuscript get published!

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So I have bitten the bullet and uploaded my young adult Urban Sci Fi novel Super Charlotte
to Inkitt. This is an interesting way to go if, like me, you haven't had a novel for YA in Spec Fic published before.

Super Charlotte is a story dealing with cloning and transhumanism but with an interesting twist. Think Legally Blonde, Buffy and Big Bang Theory and you're close!

Click here to read the blurb and first chapter:
Super Charlotte by Dawn Meredith

Don't forget to rate it 5 stars!

Converting your PDF to ebook format with a free program!

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So I recently had to upload one of my books to an award I was entering and didn't have the kindle/ebook version, just the PDF. What to do? Clearly, I had two choices:
Panic a little.Search the net for a solution. I wanted a free program to see if I could do it without assistance and to avoid outlaying a large sum of money for a program I probably won't use very often. In my search I came across the very helpful article from Digital trends: How to convert a PDF to Ebook  Once I had chosen the program, I just downloaded it, followed the prompts and it worked perfectly! This article was very helpful in giving instructions too.

It was pretty easy! You add your PDF file, choose the format you want, add your name and publishing details, choose where you want to save it, write a blurb and presto! Ebook. You can also use it to open and read ebooks. This program is so simple to use. And did I mention it's free? So I will be donating to keep them going. :-)