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Pearls of Advice from The Erma Bombeck Writer’s Conference (#2016EBWW)

  Erma collage By Estelle Erasmus I recently returned from the Erma Bombeck Writer's Conference (#2016EBWW). It was a wonderful event, and I really enjoyed the people, the panels and being invited to head up the speed dating session for writers wanting to be published in national online sites.  I am working on a post with some of the best tips I heard at the conference. … Continue Reading ››

How to Write for The Huffington Post

  Estelle Erasmus By Estelle Erasmus When I was trying to figure out how to write for the Huffington Post in 2013 and most of 2014, I was stymied. Try as I might (and I did every Google Search known to man), I couldn't figure out how to break in. I tweeted and retweeted and tried to get the editors' attention that way. (Follow Me onContinue Reading ››

Hanging out with Allison Slater Tate of The Mid

Allison Slater Tate By Estelle Erasmus I heard of the writer Allison Slater Tate, when I read her Huffington Post piece "The Mom Stays in the Picture"(link below), about three and a half years ago. Hearing her clarion call to reinsert myself into the photographic evidence of my daughter's childhood, I gamely started joining the family photos, even if my hair or makeup didn't look … Continue Reading ››