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Fwd: The Spring 2012 Black River Chapbook Competition - Preview not available Greg S. May 17, 2012 10:16 AM
None - plural or singular? - None Is/Are April 26th, 2012 in Grammar by April Michelle Davis 0 Which sentence is correct: None of the papers is well-written. None of the papers are well-written. The Answer: http://www.editorialinspiratio­ns.com/none-isare/ Greg S. May 14, 2012 1:40 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Greg Smith to speak at Richmond Christians Who Write - Go Greg! Bon May 12, 2012 1:38 AM
Greg Smith to speak at Richmond Christians Who Write - Preview not available Greg S. May 11, 2012 4:30 PM
RE: [agilewriterclub] Former Agilist Dale Grove launches "Gray Maneuvers" - Thanks Greg. I actually finished the part A and B scr Dale G. May 11, 2012 3:51 PM
16 Orphans - Preview not available Greg S. May 11, 2012 2:24 PM
Former Agilist Dale Grove launches "Gray Maneuvers" - Former Agile Writer Dr. Dale Grove completed his novel "Gray Maneuvers" and has released it on Amazon.com. Dale was a member of the West End Agile Writers and was with us for a short time while he worked on converting his novel into a screenplay. "Gr Greg S. May 11, 2012 10:13 AM
Hope all of you are well. . .Gray Maneuver's is now available at Amazon. - Preview not available Dale G. May 10, 2012 7:12 PM
"The book is merely an ad for the eBook" - Greg Smith 1/1/2012 - Preview not available Greg S. May 4, 2012 11:32 AM
Childrens and Religious books lead eBook sales in Feb - Preview not available Greg S. May 4, 2012 11:28 AM
Books A Million could go private - Preview not available Greg S. May 1, 2012 10:59 AM
Microsoft to invest in Nook - (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp has agreed to invest $300 million in Barnes & Noble Inc's Nook digital-book business and college texts, in a deal that helps establish the value of the popular Nook business while giving Microsoft a foothold in the Greg S. Apr 30, 2012 11:26 AM
Another way to start... - Preview not available Greg S. Apr 28, 2012 2:25 PM
Amazon says top 9 products were Kindle-based - It's hard to find a weak spot in Amazon's strong first quarter, in which total revenue rose 34%, to $13.18 billion. While net income fell 35%, to $130 million, earnings easily beat Wall Street expectations. Amazon gave lots of the credit to Greg S. Apr 27, 2012 11:19 AM
Sound Familiar? - Preview not available Greg S. Apr 26, 2012 2:18 PM
Publishing News - Preview not available Greg S. Apr 26, 2012 2:02 PM
Agile Writers in top 10% of Literary Meetups - The Literature category on Meetup includes Groups based around reading and/or writing, including Book Clubs, Philosophical Discussions, and W Greg S. Apr 18, 2012 9:35 PM
Fwd: Only a Few Days Left to Submit Your Writing - To view this email as a web pag Greg S. Apr 16, 2012 4:33 PM
Memoirists take note - "When my memoir, The Sky Begins At Your Feet: A Memoir on Cancer, Community and Coming Home to the Body, was in its just-about final, final, final draft, a friend who had recently read it told me to cut the part where I kind of diss a fa Greg S. Apr 13, 2012 5:11 PM
Re: Armchair Book Tours: Getting Yourself Out There Without Leaving Home - On Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 3:55 PM, Gregory Smith < [address removed] > wrote: Greg S. Apr 11, 2012 4:08 PM
To Kill A Mocking Bird - still among the most challenged books - The ALA has released its list of the Top Ten Most Frequently Challenged Books of 2011. The ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom received 326 reports regarding attempts to remove or restrict materials from school curricula and libra Greg S. Apr 9, 2012 11:29 AM
Meetup Cancelled: Craft of Writing - Hey everyone, I'm cancelling this "Craft of Writing" meetup so that I can attend RavenCon. I encourage all of you to attend as well! http://Ravencon.org Best, Greg Greg S. Apr 7, 2012 2:21 PM
VIRGINIA ROMANCE WRITERS DEADLINE - Preview not available Greg S. Apr 3, 2012 1:57 PM
The End of the Blog? - "Two digital marketing outlets that have fallen out of favor among the panelists: author blogs and Google+. "I've been going away from author blogs," said Hirt, citing that "book bloggers really own their territory" (meaning authors would be better ser Greg S. Mar 30, 2012 12:28 PM
Five Things Editors Wish You Knew - Preview not available Greg S. Mar 27, 2012 11:11 AM
Good thing I didn't call it WritersBook.com - http://rt.com/news/facebook-tr­ademark-book-revised-agreement­-468/ Greg S. Mar 26, 2012 6:32 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] The new JRW Website - That's really cool looking. I recognize Robert Mcgank's artwork at the top. He was my teacher at VCU. Bon Mar 22, 2012 11:56 AM
The new JRW Website - I run the calendar (via Meetup) for the new JRW website.  Check it out! http://www.jamesriverwriters.o­rg/what-we-do/contests/emyl-je­nkins http://www.jamesriverwriters.o­rg/what-we-do/contests/emyl-je­nkins Greg S. Mar 22, 2012 10:08 AM
64,500 words typical for novels - Here's another justification of our 60,000 word size.  The median word count for books on Amazon.com was 64,721 words.  Here's the full article... Greg S. Mar 18, 2012 8:09 PM
Super Hero Nation Web Site - Tonya says: Hi Greg, I stumbled on this site and I'm thrilled that I did! Please share... awesome advice provided. Home page: http://www.superheronation.com­\ Index of articles: http://www.superheronation.com­/2008/02/24/index-writing-guid­es/ Greg S. Mar 18, 2012 3:17 PM
RSS Feeds - Hey Fellow Agilists, If you ever want to keep track of your favorite bloggers, use this fantastic system: http://google.com/reader It will show you all the blogs you like and update you when a new blog entry is posted. You can even follow yo Greg S. Mar 14, 2012 10:12 PM
Watch the whole thing... - This video is about programming and animation and creating. I recommend you watch the whole thing. http://vimeo.com/36579366 Greg Greg S. Mar 13, 2012 1:30 PM
New Agile Writer Website - Check out the new Agile Writer Website. Let me know what you think... Greg http://AgileWriters.com Greg S. Mar 12, 2012 4:46 PM
Writer's workshop this Saturday at Meadowdale Library - Greg, I asked the organizer of the writer's workshop this Saturday about last minute sign-ups and she said she would be willing to accommodate a few more slots and would NOT charge a late fee. So it would be $15 (or $25 with a lunch included). kahil d. Mar 8, 2012 12:28 PM
The eBook pricing model under investigation - http://www.publishersweekly.co­m/pw/by-topic/digital/retailin­g/article/50977-justice-depart­ment-may-sue-apple-five-major-­houses.html?utm_source=Publish­ers+Weekly%27s+PW+Daily&utm_ca­mpaign=dc3ffe1933-UA-15906914-­1&utm_medium=emai The Wall Street Journal Greg S. Mar 8, 2012 12:14 PM
Welcome.docx - All, I seriously need to simplify this interface, because others are having trouble with this interface. I've attached the Welcome document which outlines the FTP interface. Some people have problems because of their ISP (Sprint wireless, eg). Greg S. Mar 6, 2012 9:46 PM
Fwd: [writers-846] Free contest that could change your career - this looks like fun... ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Lightfoot Soha Osolage Date: Thursday, March 1, 2012 Subject: [writers-846] Free contest that could change your career To: Greg S. Mar 1, 2012 1:49 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Seminar - must see - That's the one I spoke about at the Monday meeting. Kahil kahil d. Feb 29, 2012 7:59 PM
Seminar - must see - Heather McIntosh found this great seminar right here in Chesterfield - Meadowdale Library   http://library.chesterfield.go­v/screens/WritersWo Greg S. Feb 29, 2012 7:50 PM
Fwd: 3 Best Ways to Promote Your Book - Preview not available Greg S. Feb 29, 2012 5:06 PM
Agile Writer's First Podcast : Sally Norkus - Check out Agile Writer's First Podcast: Sarah Norkus on the trials and tribulations publishing her memoirs and first novel: http://agilewriters.com/archiv­es/podcast1 Greg S. Feb 26, 2012 10:23 PM
ABA Shuns Amazon, too - Preview not available Greg S. Feb 9, 2012 12:39 PM
Technology Meetup Saturday, March 10 - All, I'm planning a special "Craft of Writing" seminar on Saturday March 10, 2012. Please email to me your thoughts on what you'd like to see presented at this meeting. If you are having trouble with a word processor, FTP, web sites, blogs, wha Greg S. Feb 8, 2012 11:37 PM
Another Poll! - Please Vote for Agile Writers as Best Underground Venue for Music or Arts http://www.styleweekly.com/ric­hmond/2012BestofRichmondVoteTo­day/Page Thanks! Greg Greg S. Feb 8, 2012 11:05 AM
Last Week: Agile Writers - Best Hidden Gem - Everyone, Could you take a moment and vote for us in Virginia Living's "Best of Virginia" contest online!! Fill in "Agile Writers, Richmond, VA" for "Best Hidden Gem". You could win an Apple iPad! http://bestofvirginia-central.­questionpro.com/ Greg S. Feb 6, 2012 11:41 AM
Tinker Mountain Writers Workshop - Preview not available Greg S. Feb 4, 2012 11:45 PM
virginia festival of the book - htltp:// vabook.org Greg S. Feb 1, 2012 8:10 PM
Fwd: New Release: JRW Seeks Nominations for 2012 Emyl Jenkins Award - Preview not available Greg S. Feb 1, 2012 2:30 PM
Sewanee Writers Conference - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 31, 2012 9:26 PM
The Number One Reason Independent Authors Aren't Take Seriously - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 31, 2012 11:59 AM
Learn Editing - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 30, 2012 11:33 AM
On Amazon, An Uneasy Mix Of Plagiarism And Erotica - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 29, 2012 6:12 PM
Social Media Marketing Workgroup - Hello! If you came to today's meeting (or if you're interested in Social Media), please go to http://AgilePromotion.com and join the Social Media Marketing Workgroup Meetup. I will be using that forum for all Social Media communications. Greg S. Jan 29, 2012 2:50 AM
Blog Well - How to blog well... http://robertleebrewer.blogspo­t.com/2012/01/25-ways-to-incre­ase-blog-traffic.html?et_mid=5­35772&rid=230072198 Greg Greg S. Jan 27, 2012 10:03 AM
'Switched' Author Amanda Hocking On Self-Publishing, Writing For Teens And Literary Fame - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 26, 2012 2:54 PM
Agile Writers - Best Hidden Gem - Everyone, Could you take a moment and vote for us in Virginia Living's "Best of Virginia" contest online!! Fill in "Agile Writers, Richmond, VA" for "Best Hidden Gem". You could win an Apple iPad! http://bestofvirginia-central.­questionpro.com/ Greg S. Jan 26, 2012 1:16 PM
Agile Writer Blog - Kindle Owner? Join my blog! http://www.amazon.com/Agile-Wr­iter-Blog/dp/B006W1B4PG/ref=sr­_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qi­d=1326317928&sr=1-1 Greg S. Jan 26, 2012 12:51 PM
3 Ways to know when to end your chapter - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 26, 2012 11:55 AM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Why Free Was For Me - That's what I found to be true as well. One free book does a world of good! B Bon Jan 20, 2012 1:21 PM
Why Free Was For Me - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 20, 2012 10:40 AM
Upcoming Writers Events - IOWA SUMMER WRITING FESTIVAL (June-July 2012) University of Iowa Week Long Workshops $560 Weekend Workshops $280 http://www.uiowa.edu/~iswfest Bread Loaf Writer's Conference Aug 15-25, 2012 Middlebury College, VT http://www.middlebury.edu/blwc­ Greg S. Jan 18, 2012 9:33 PM
Fwd: Hunt Country Writers' Retreat - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Genie Ford < [address removed] > Date: Tue, Jan Greg S. Jan 17, 2012 1:27 PM
Some Great Articles on Self-Publishing - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 17, 2012 12:23 PM
Vote for Agile Writers, Win an iPad! - Everyone, Could you take a moment and vote for us in Virginia Living's "Best of Virginia" contest online!! Fill in "Agile Writers, Richmond, VA" for "Best Hidden Gem". You could win an Apple iPad! http://bestofvirginia-central.­questionpro.com/ Greg S. Jan 15, 2012 4:07 PM
Don't Skip the Copy Editor - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 13, 2012 1:59 PM
Vote for Agile Writers - Everyone, Could you take a moment and vote for us in Virginia Living's "Best of Virginia" contest online!! Fill in "Agile Writers, Richmond, VA" for "Best Hidden Gem". BTW : You're allowed to vote multiple times! Many thanks! Greg Greg S. Jan 11, 2012 4:05 PM
Kids Prefer E-Books to Print Books - Preview not available Greg S. Jan 10, 2012 11:27 AM
Re: [agilewriterclub] independent books top amazon kindle best sellers - That IS good news! Bon Jan 9, 2012 6:42 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] A Self-Published Author's $2 Million Cinderella Story - One thing I would suggest is to always put a space between paragraphs. It just makes it easier to read. You don't have to double space Bon Jan 9, 2012 6:39 PM
independent books top amazon kindle best sellers - ,ore good news for agile writers who self publish http://technolog.msnbc.msn.com­/_news/2012/01/0 Greg S. Jan 9, 2012 6:37 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] A Self-Published Author's $2 Million Cinderella Story - Anyone know how to format stories for the internet? user 1. Jan 9, 2012 4:00 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] A Self-Published Author's $2 Million Cinderella Story - And I agree! On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 12:32 PM, Bon < [address removed] > wrote: Chira Monique M. Jan 9, 2012 2:25 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] A Self-Published Author's $2 Million Cinderella Story - That's pretty amazing! Bon Jan 9, 2012 12:32 PM
A Self-Published Author's $2 Million Cinderella Story - Could this be you? If you're an Agile Writer, it could be! http://www.npr.org/2012/01/08/­144804084/a-self-published-aut­hors-2-million- Greg S. Jan 9, 2012 9:58 AM
HAPPY NEW YEARS! NEWSLETTER - Bon Dec 29, 2011 2:50 PM
HAPPY NEW YEARS! NEWSLETTER - Bon Dec 29, 2011 2:50 PM
Fwd: From Self-Pub to an Agent: GLA News[masked] - Sharing this with all of you ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Guide to Literary Agents < writersdigest@w Greg S. Dec 29, 2011 11:08 AM
Merry Christmas - Hope you have a good Christmas and Happy New Year! Bon Bon Dec 25, 2011 5:59 PM
Merry Christmas - Hope you have a good Christmas and Happy New Year! Bon Bon Dec 25, 2011 5:59 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] $0.99 ebooks - should you price your book low? - Preview not available Jeff A. Dec 22, 2011 7:31 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] ebooks - Amazon KDP - I selected it to gain some more exposure. But the key is to hop on to some extra sites once in a while and chat about it. Market Bon Dec 22, 2011 12:57 PM
ebooks - Amazon KDP - Greg, I got this info in a newsletter. It discusses the Amazon KDP Select program for ebook authors and compensation. Meant to pass it on yesterday.   http:// Tonya R. Dec 22, 2011 11:17 AM
Re: [agilewriterclub] $0.99 ebooks - should you price your book low? - Yep!!! Bon Bon Dec 21, 2011 2:52 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] $0.99 ebooks - should you price your book low? - Preview not available Greg S. Dec 21, 2011 12:44 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] $0.99 ebooks - should you price your book low? - Luckily, not all of my books are going to be so cheap.Thanks for the link. Bo Bon Dec 21, 2011 12:27 PM
$0.99 ebooks - should you price your book low? - Preview not available Greg S. Dec 21, 2011 11:06 AM
2012 HOLT Medallion Contest - December 2011 - January 14, 2012 - "2012 HOLT Medallion Contest." Virginia Romance Writers is accepting entries for its 2012 HOLT Medallion Contest. For details see Virginia Romance Writers. Greg S. Dec 6, 2011 12:30 AM
Sofas I've Slept On. - Hi There! I am the founder of a Minnesota meetup group called Twin Cities Hip Chicks. I'm writing to tell you about a project that I think your members will be interested in!! I've recently gone live with a call for submissions for an anthology Greg S. Dec 1, 2011 9:16 AM
Agile Writer Book Launch - Dear Writers, In the Spring (March/April timeframe) Agile Writers will sponsor our first Book Launch event. And I'm personally inviting you to participate. If you have a novel that is in final or near-final form (that Greg S. Nov 28, 2011 8:54 PM
Happy Thanksgiving! - Happy Thanksgiving to everyone! Bonnie Bon Nov 25, 2011 6:03 PM
Happy Thanksgiving! - Happy Thanksgiving to everyone! Bonnie Bon Nov 25, 2011 6:03 PM
Traditional vs. Self-Publishing - I was recently asked how to get published. I write an article to describe: There are 2 basic categories of publishing: Traditional and Self Publishing. Which you choose depends on your goals for your work. Traditional publishing is no cost to you Greg S. Nov 25, 2011 12:08 AM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Comedy! Fun! Bananas! - Diana C. Nov 23, 2011 7:37 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Comedy! Fun! Bananas! - Happy Thanksgiving, good luck! Bon Nov 23, 2011 10:58 AM
Comedy! Fun! Bananas! - Friends, I will be performing in an improv show this Saturday, November 26 at 9:30PM. If you've never heard of ComedySportz, it is like "Whose Line is it Anyway" - but played as a sport. Here's a promo... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=Bl1b8DYWY Greg S. Nov 23, 2011 10:44 AM
Re: Re: [agilewriterclub] Story Trumps Skill - Thanks Greg. Very inspirational. I needed that and its so true. It's that thing in the middle that starts to wear you down. "Mark O. W. Nov 21, 2011 4:36 PM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Story Trumps Skill - Interesting indeed. Bon Nov 21, 2011 11:02 AM
Re: [agilewriterclub] Story Trumps Skill - Diana C. Nov 21, 2011 3:32 AM
Story Trumps Skill - Preview not available Greg S. Nov 20, 2011 11:04 PM
Fwd: Support Amnesty International's Global "Write-a-thon" - Preview not available Greg S. Nov 17, 2011 8:15 PM

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