Archive - February 11, 2014

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Review of John Coyne's (Ethiopia 1962-64) How to Write a Novel in 100 Days
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The Peace Corps "Google Hangout" with Peace Corps Response Volunteers

Review of John Coyne's (Ethiopia 1962-64) How to Write a Novel in 100 Days

How to Write a Novel in 100 Days: With Tips about Agents, Editors, Publishers and Self-Publishing by John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962–64). A Peace Corps Writers Book $12.39 (paperback), $6.00 (Kindle) 238 pages 2013 Reviewed by Don Messerschmidt (Nepal 1963-65) John Coyne knows how to write books. He has published 25 of them, including novels, nonfiction, collections, guide books and others. Several of his novels are award-winners and best-sellers, on sports, historical fiction, mystery, horror and romance. He’s a writing teacher and mentor, and keeps us all up to date on what PCVs and RPCVs are publishing here at peacecorpsworldwide.org/pc-writers. You can read more at johncoynebooks.com. In short, he’s well qualified to write a book about writing a book, and more than one writer will wish they’d had How to Write a Novel in 100 Days before they started their latest masterpiece. Ideally, to review his insightful and informative how-to book, . . .

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The Peace Corps "Google Hangout" with Peace Corps Response Volunteers

Peace Corps is going to do a “google hangout” which will be a chat with Peace Corps  Response Volunteers.  Here is the information from Peace Corps.gov and link: Google+ Hangout February 11 at 1 p.m. EST https://plus.google.com/events/csaun6nbi10mp00ojjocn494g4k Regarding the Hangout you should not have to create a Google account to watch. If you click on to the link https://plus.google.com/events/csaun6nbi10mp00ojjocn494g4k at 1PM EST tomorrow it should all work, providing that technology corporates with the agency. Following the event tomorrow, a recorded version will be available on Peace Corps’ YouTube page.

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