Common marketing missteps waste time and money. These 5 fixes are GAME CHANGERS.

know and respect your audiencem- Carolyn Daughters

Know and Respect Your Audience

To your audience, you are what you write. I’ll discuss why it’s critical to know and respect your audience before you write a single word.

Home Among My People - Carolyn Daughters

Home Among My People

Where honesty and pretension live, I live. Hope and dejection, arrogance in defeat, humility in success, continual striving. There, I am home among my people.

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Stop All the Clocks

Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone, Prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone, Silence the pianos and with muffled drum /

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Girl Scouts of the 1970s

Some Girl Scouts of the 1970s hiked and camped, learned leadership skills, and volunteered in their communities. Not my Girl Scout troop. We hid inside.

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Upon Westminster Bridge

Earth has not anything to show more fair: Dull would he be of soul who could pass by A sight so touching in its majesty:

Mount Rainier Maryland - Carolyn Daughters

Mount Rainier Maryland

Several years ago, I rented a room in a house for several months in Mount Rainier, Maryland, a town on the border of Washington, DC.

anne frank - courage reborn - Carolyn Daughters

Courage Reborn

“I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn.” ~ Anne Frank

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To Sleep (Henri Cole)

To Sleep Then out of the darkness leapt a bare hand that stroked my brow, “Come along, child; stretch out your feet under the blanket.

word count and seo - Carolyn Daughters

Word Count and SEO

Word count and SEO in a nutshell: Most site pages and blog posts should contain 300+ words. Why? Because Google usually ranks longer content higher.

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Ecclesiastes (Khaled Mattawa)

Ecclesiastes (Poem by Khaled Mattawa) The trick is that you’re willing to help them. The rule is to sound like you’re doing them a favor.

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Say Yes to Free Press

This one might seem like a no-brainer, but, weirdly, in my experience it’s not. Get your name out there, and say yes to free press.

The Purloined Letter - Tea Tonic and Toxin

The Purloined Letter

Where was the purloined letter hidden? Read Edgar Allan Poe’s short story and check out our new mystery and thriller book club and podcast: Tea,

Carrowmenagh - Inishowen - Campbell McGrath -


Along the last stretch of coast that day we found the mournful, unwounded land we sought, stone-galled meadows fraught with gorse, slopes of a headland

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