How to Build Your Street Team


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First, what is a street team?

In simple terms, a street team is a group of people who will promote your work. This group of people consists of your friends, fans, followers, supporters. Who enjoys your work and would love to promote you, your work and other related events to others.

So, how do you find them, your promoters, especially when you’re new to the author’s life? Have yet to publish your writing?

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IWSG Day and 1st Tri-annual Writing Progress Report

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Happy IWSG Day! Can you believe it’s May already? Oh well. That means we’ve had five months of sharing our writing woes. Five months of encouraging our fellow writers in our snug writing community. And with many more to come. All thanks goes to ninja extraordinaire Alex Cavanaugh for bringing us together.
And thanks to the awesome co-hosts posting today: E.M.A. Timar, J. Q. Rose, C.Lee McKenzie, and Raimey Gallant!
Interested in joining us? Click on the badge above. Our Twitter hashtag and handle are #IWSG and @TheIWSG.
So what’s going on with me this month?

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Happy National Poetry Month!

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Happy National Poetry Month!

It’s the last the day of poetry month and whew 30 days flew by fast. This year I didn’t do my usual 30 days of poetry blog posts. But I hope you still enjoyed the few poems I’ve shared with you this month.

The poem I wanted to share with you I searched high and low for. It was by a female slam poet who blew me away. I found it last summer and swore I shared it on FB but was unable to find the YouTube video with you. Oh well.

Now here’s the final poem I’m sharing today has made me a huge fan of Crystal Valentine. Enjoy!

Did you enjoy reading and writing poetry this month? Discovered a new favorite poet?

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Happy National Poetry Month Week 4

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Happy National Poetry Month! It’s week four and today’s poem I’ve share before. But I believe it needs as many mentions as possible.

Come listen to the poem that made me a fan of Danez Smith.

Are you a fan yet? What are you doing to celebrate National Poetry Month? Who’s your favorite poet? Why?

PS Poem in Your Pocket Day is this Thursday, April 26th. Here’s the link to this year’s poems. Choose a poem, print them out and carry it in your pocket to share with others. I’ll be sharing too. (2)