National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), Planner Stickers & FREE PRINTABLE!

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November is almost upon us, which means that it is nearly National Novel Writing Month. If you have never heard of this event, the goal is to write 50,000 words of a novel during the month of November. This equates to 1667 … Read More

Basic Blogging Checklist: Embedding Videos and Maps in Blog Posts (Mobile Friendly)

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Last week, we discussed how we use content and images on our blog. This week, we will show you how we embed videos and maps. This is post is primarily directed to WordPress users. Understanding iframe “iframe” stands for inline frame. … Read More

How to Discover Inspiration from the Dictionary

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Feeling bored with the writing you have been creating? You know you have brilliant ideas and can spin a good yarn, but maybe you just need a little boost of creativity, a little zesty zing. If so, today’s post will help … Read More

Basic Blogging Checklist Part I: Quality Content and Important Images

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They don’t call it the Blogosphere for nothing. Blogging is its own little world with plenty of unwritten rules. These are constantly evolving as the internet evolves. Today, we wanted to share Part I of our Basic Blogging Checklist. We … Read More

How to Find the Time to Write ANYWHERE & End Procrastination For Good!

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J.K. Rowling famously wrote a great deal of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone at the Edinburgh coffee shop: The Elephant House. (Edinburgh is pictured above, fyi.) But you don’t need to be in a coffee shop to write. You Can Write … Read More

The Secret Life of Pets

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The Secret Life of Pets opens across theaters today and we are pretty excited about it. We love all five of our pets and are pretty much obsessed with anything that includes talking animals. What’s more, the Secret Life of Pets features … Read More

Limited Time SALE! Plus Free Excerpt of SCOUT AND MALCOLM

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Yesterday, we were stoked to announce the publication of our first middle grade book: Scout and Malcolm. Today, we want to present you with Chapter 1 as a FREE excerpt. Before we get to that, we have a special announcement. This post contains … Read More

Introducing… Scout and Malcolm, HOUNDD Detectives Extraordinaire!

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Two years ago, we came to a crossroads in our lives. We had both graduated college with degrees in Animal Science but we didn’t really want to get jobs in the field. We are both natural storytellers and Mac always knew … Read More

Diana Gabaldon and Outlander: Cameos, and Cookbooks, and Claire Bears! Oh My!

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“Diana Gabaldon and Outlander” was the only ticketed panel we attended at this year’s Tucson Festival of Books. By the time the session started, there was not an empty chair in the 300-seat auditorium. Here is Ms. Gabaldon, along with … Read More