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Irish Fireside Tales and more

Posted by Nancy Bell on Monday, July 9, 2012, In : Publishing 
Well, I have been busy this week for sure. Irish Fireside Tales is a collection of early Irish myths and legends retold in my oown words. This came about from the course I took on the early Irish legends. Over the course of a year I read one story eeach month, retold it in my own words and then journied to discover what kernel of knowledge or hidden meaning the tales hheld for me personally. It was a wonderful and immensely enlightening process. At the end of it I had this file of wonderful s...
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MuseItUp Editor Speaks to Calgary Chapter of SCBWI

Posted by Nancy Bell on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, In : Publishing 
On the evening of May 28, 2012 I spoke to the Calgary Chapter of the SCBWI. The meeting was a great success with 30 people in attendance. The world of epublishing was discussed, highlighting the differences and similarities between traditional publishing and the new world of epublishing. I spoke for sixty minutes covering topics ranging from the huge rise in ebook sales to submissions, contracts, cover art and editing of an ebook. The presentation was very well recieved and a thirty minute qu...
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Well, I've gone and done it. I've taken the plunge

Posted by Nancy Bell on Monday, May 28, 2012, In : Publishing 
Welcome to my blog! It has taken me a while to get to this but here it is. My first blog posting. I am planning on sharing some highlights from my daily life with you. I live on a small acerage near Calgary, Alberta with horses, dogs, cats, chickens, a token cow and even a sheep named Spot or Rambo, depending on what he is doing at any given moment in time. I also want to share my progress with the manuscripts I am currently working on.

A bit of exciting news for today. I am speaking to the Ca...
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Nancy Marie Bell Nancy Marie Bell lives near Balzac, Alberta with her husband and various critters. She is a member of The Writers Union of Canada and the Writers Guild of Alberta. She enjoys writing poetry and fiction and non-fiction. Nancy is a Senior Acquistion Editor with MuseItUp Publishing Inc. Please visit her webpage http://www.nancymbell.ca You can find her on Facebook at http://facebook.com/NancyMBell Follow on twitter: @emilypikkasso
 

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