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Jul 05

My First Book Trailer

By Vanessa Kier | Tech Tips and Tools

A few months ago, App Sumo ran a deal for a year’s subscription to the Pro plan for an online video creation tool called Lumen5. I signed up, but hadn’t had the time to play around with it until now. Since I’m running a week-long sale for my ebook bundle The SSU Books 1-3, I thought […]

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Mar 28

Scrivener Tip: Paper Fade

By Vanessa Kier | Scrivener Tips and Tricks

I’m always looking for new ways to eliminate distractions while writing. Recently, in an attempt to eliminate visual distractions, I tried writing with my eyes closed. I found that by having my eyes closed, it was easier to visualize the environment of my scene and concentrate on telling the story, rather than watching the words […]

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