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Re: Looking for some encouragement...Update!
« Reply #150 on: March 20, 2017, 07:48:41 PM »
Great going!

(I discovered this thread only with your update, so I got the positive ending for it right away...)

I think this thread is inspiring for anyone who is in any kind of slump. I have had to step back from writing for about two years because of family issues, and somehow your original post here, with it's frankness and positivity was very encouraging for me, even if you posted it in need of encouragement yourself. 

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I'm glad I could inspire you!!!!

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Re: Looking for some encouragement...Update!
« Reply #151 on: March 20, 2017, 08:07:34 PM »
Yay! I hope things keep turning up for you, Annie!

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« Reply #152 on: March 20, 2017, 08:11:25 PM »
Yay! I hope things keep turning up for you, Annie!

Thanks Crystal!!!! :) Congrats on doing so well!!!

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Re: Looking for some encouragement...Update!
« Reply #153 on: March 20, 2017, 10:12:09 PM »
Congratulations Annie!

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« Reply #154 on: March 20, 2017, 10:42:14 PM »
Congratulations Annie!

Thanks Katy! :)

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Re: Looking for some encouragement...Update!
« Reply #155 on: March 21, 2017, 02:55:46 AM »
Thanks Stella! I've already gone back on my idea of only doing legal thrillers. I think I am going to do some NA books too. I now know why my readers like my Broken book, so I have a good road map on how to please them. We'll have to see how this plan goes! Hopefully by this time next year I'll have pulled myself out of my slump and I can make another posting on how I did it! :)

Yes, I'm convinced it's the smart move. Legal thrillers are a popular niche and you have the skills to write them.
Also, it's nice that you have the NA stuff to give you some balance if you feel you need it. It can get draining writing all the same sort of stuff, so you can take a break from Legal (which I think will be your bread and butter) and do something a bit lighter whenever you are getting burned out. I'll definitely be watching for the "one year later" post. I'm about to make one of those myself!!