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Alice Orr Blogs · 3M ago

Things with Wings. The Detail that Makes Your Writing Fly. #MFRWAuthor #IAN1

Grabbing a reader’s attention is all about hooking her emotionally. Prying beneath the surface as she scurries along from sentence to sentence and page to page. Hitting her where she truly l...
Alice Orr Blogs · 3M ago

It’s the End of the Year & We’re All Fruit

In My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002), totally lovable curmudgeon Gus Portokalos says this. “You know, the root of the word Miller is a Greek word. Miller come from the Greek word ‘milo,’ which...
Alice Orr Blogs · 4M ago

A #Holiday #Gift and Greeting for You

FROM THE ORR HOUSE TO YOUR HOUSE Happy Happy Merry Merry. Here is my Christmas/Hannukah gift for you. A Free eBook copy of A Villain for Vanessa at https://www.amazon.com/dp/1533185050. “I w...
Alice Orr Blogs · 5M ago

Stay on Board or Tumble into a Wallow? #MondayMotivation #MFRW_author #IAN1

Returned to earth after annual orbit through the Thanksgiving galaxy. Food leftovers provisioned out to freezer or jury-rigged concoctions, some less savory than others. Guest leftovers pack...
Alice Orr Blogs · 6M ago

Your Brain on Doubt & What to Do About It #MFRWAuthor #Inspiration

“I’ve watched you grow smaller,” an observant friend once said to me. “as if you are deflating.” I was stuck in a period of deep doubt about almost everything. I didn’t know what to do with ...
Alice Orr Blogs · 6M ago

Got Stress? Grab a Post It. @AliceOrrBooks #WednesdayMotivation #WritersLife

I encounter a lot of exhausted people these days. Once upon a time, I prided myself on not being among them but, as we all know, pride is what we exhibit before a fall. That fall did inevita...
Alice Orr Blogs · 7M ago

Vanessa Is Finally FREE! #giveaway #FreeBooks #KindleBargain

Get your free copy of A Villain for Vanessa. Available for 5 days only – Sept. 29 thru Oct. 3 https://www.amazon.com/ebook/dp/B01FFZEZSW … What Readers Say about A Villain for Vanessa by Ali...
Alice Orr Blogs · 8M ago

Going #Home Again. Can We? Should We? @AliceOrrBooks #RomanticSuspense #MFRWauthor

  Every story is a conversation with myself as the author and myself as a person. I usually don’t recognize what that conversation is about until I’m at least halfway through the writing. So...
Alice Orr Blogs · 9M ago

What About Guest Blogging? Should I Bother? @AliceOrr #blogging #IAN1

I recently completed a month-long blog tour. Fifteen guest blog post stops, designed and scheduled by me. I’d previously decided to give up on guest blogging as an effective and worthwhile m...
Alice Orr Blogs · 9M ago

The I Can and I Will Path @aliceorrbooks #success #motivation #asmsg

“Is it impossible to be successful AND happy?” Author Mona Risk asked that question in a post about competitiveness and set my mind moving. She’d inspired me to think about Success. What is ...