Tag Archives: Bob Serra Pacific Publishing

#185–5th Annual FFOB, a grand time . . .

  The weather was great, and we had good crowds both days. Mostly, we were relieved that we had about 50 at the Publisher’s Panel Friday afternoon and slightly more than 100 to see and hear Jane Kirkpatrick deliver her … Continue reading

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#183–Finding your niche . . .

All writers know their genre, but not all writers know if their writing fits a specific niche. If your writing does, then you can market to that niche. My bridge books fit into historic and also Oregon Coast niches, as … Continue reading

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#176–NEW BOOK, trip, health & yard . . .

On Wednesday, May 6, my new book Devil Cat and Other Colorful Animals I Have Known arrived. At last! I picked up a copy and that evening sat down just to scan through it, and ended up reading it from … Continue reading

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#174–Life lessons learned . . .

I received a lot of praise during the past few months while I was going through chemo for having such a positive attitude and keeping my sense of humor. Well, I’d like to respond to that. I’ve always seen the … Continue reading

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#172–Limbo-land, slumber-land & off to the printer . . .

Since October 23, I’ve been on a repetitive three-week schedule where this week should be chemo week. But since I finished my six scheduled cycles, I’m not starting a new one this week. I’m very pleased about that! But before … Continue reading

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#170–Editing magic still working . . .

  My last blog post ended as I was ready to start the second go-round of the manuscript of Devil Cat and other colorful animals I have known. Well I went through it a couple of times and found more … Continue reading

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#164–The second time around . . .

  I had my second round of chemo last Wednesday––a week ago. It went well. No glitches and the drug that takes so long, only took three hours to drip in (down from 3 1/2 hours the time before). The … Continue reading

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