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Secret Behind The Scenes | CGSP FB Live

Looking like a kidnapper (or worse) in the middle of the forest, and a pandemic... Yeah, that seems sensible! I couldn't help it though, because I'm on a deadline! So I'm sharing the behind the scenes with you! My latest Facebook Live took place when I was out doing 'secret' and special filming for my… Continue reading Secret Behind The Scenes | CGSP FB Live

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Self Publishing Checklist | CGSP Writing

"I want to publish my masterpiece, but I have no idea where to start!" Okay, calm down because I've got you covered with the Ultimate Self Publishing checklist! I recently announced a checklist that I created for anyone interested in self publishing their amazing book. I love connecting with other creatives, and giving someone else… Continue reading Self Publishing Checklist | CGSP Writing

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Lessons from Serial Blogging

When I started the Christy Grace Scarlet Pen website/blog, I didn’t realise that ‘Serial Blogging’ was a thing. Then, I started one, and I STILL didn’t realise that's what it was called. The Hannah Carmichael Chronicles was my first attempt at serial blogging. It was a weekly series about a super spy called Hannah Carmichael.… Continue reading Lessons from Serial Blogging

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Book Themes: Why, and What’s Mine?

Have you ever noticed that books tend to have themes?  Everything we watch, read and consider has a theme. I'm not necessarily talking 'Mother Goose' but when you boil it down, you can usually see some common themes. Themes like Love Conquers All, Courage, Justice (that's a biggie), X and countless others. They're all there… Continue reading Book Themes: Why, and What’s Mine?

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Ultimate Self-Publishing Checklist

I LOVE LISTS So, when it came to publishing my book, I liked the idea of having a checklist that I could mark off and KNOW, that I hadn't forgotten anything. I ended up with a publisher who's assisting me to self publish, so they've got that list covered, HOWEVER.... Those people who are going… Continue reading Ultimate Self-Publishing Checklist