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  • June 5th, 2009 | 1:25 PM
Why do you blog? Why do you Twitter?

I'm building some handouts for my class on Social Networking for authors tomorrow and thought it would be good to have some quotes with links to various people. Please answer any of the questions below with links to your various online homes and I'll share them with the class. Let me know if you're a writer, reviewer, libraian, agent, editor, whatever. :)


Why do you blog?
Susan Taylor Brown - writer
I love the community support I get from blogging, being able to share the ups and downs of this crazy business and realizing that I am not alone. I like being able to share what I know about the busines with others.

Why do you Twitter?
Susan Taylor Brown - writer
I love the way I can get instant answers to just about any question, stay on top of the industry news and connect with other writers.


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There are so many stories only you can tell.Tell them, please.


June 8th, 2009 09:18 pm (UTC)
Thanks for sharing this, Amanda.

LOL on without the hand-cramping.

Who am I?I was born on the Cancer/Leo cusp and share a birthday with Ernest Hemingway and Robin Williams. The similarities don't stop there as I can go from depressed to ecstatic without ever passing go. I feel scared most of the time though my friends call me brave and I find it easier to believe in my friends than to believe in my own abilities to make what I want out of my life.

Who am I? A wife, a mother, a daughter, and even, gulp, a grandmother.

Who am I? A writer who never gets tired of playing with words, even when the words are hard to find. A writer of books for children and articles for grown-ups and many things in-between.

Who am I? A motivational speaker, writing instructor, workshop leader and full-time follower of dreams.

Who am I? Read and find out.

Susan Taylor Brown

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