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LindaHilton

Linda Hilton

Reader, Writer, Merciless Reviewer and Incurable Romantic

Currently reading

Norman Lewis Omnibus: A Dragon Apparent; Golden Earth; and a Goddess in the Stones
Norman Lewis
All the President's Men
Carl Bernstein, Bob Woodward
Progress: 73/383 pages
Women's Gothic and Romantic Fiction: A Reference Guide (American Popular Culture)
Kay Mussell
Progress: 17/157 pages
The Looking-Glass Portrait
Linda Hilton
Really Neat Rocks: A casual introduction to the rocks & gems of Arizona and the lapidary arts
Linda Hilton
Progress: 61/61 pages
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
Jon Krakauer
The Power of Myth
Joseph Campbell, Bill Moyers
Progress: 20 %

When the writer puts up too many obstacles...

Children of Stone: Voices in Crystal - Mary R. Woldering

As a self-publishing author, you just can't come into a public discussion and start by whining about how mean everyone is, how they're all out to destroy your writing spirit.  Who wants to spend US$24.00 on that?

 

Defensiveness, whining, self-pity (well, I guess self pity is better than none), and petulant sarcasm do not gain readers.