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Debbie Young

Writing: Charitable Causes as Motivation

Blog editor Debbie Young explains how helping a favourite charity can be great motivation for self-published writers and indie authors, whatever their genre. Without wishing to sound as if I think I’m Superman, now and again I like to use my powers for good: to write something that benefits a charity. To mark World Diabetes […]

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Debbie Young

5 Cures for the Self-Published Writer’s Block

It’s a rare writer who never suffers from writer’s block. If you do, you’re in good company: it hampers even the most successful writers. When asked the most frightening thing he’d ever encountered, Ernest Hemingway declared “a blank sheet of paper”. ALLi blog editor Debbie Young shares her experience. I know how Hemingway felt. Decades […]

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Debbie, Self Publishing Advisor

Ambitious Plans In Place for ALLi Blog

Having published an astonishing 157 posts in its first year, the ALLi Self-Publishing Advice blog is gaining a reputation as THE essential reference point for indie authors the world over. Developing and maintaining a blog on this scale is a big job, and to grow it further will require more manpower – and that’s where […]

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