Monday Mentions is the mash-up-day of all the neato-torpedo links and videos, pet schtuff and bling and writer-icity crappiocca collected over the past week. Some of this “schtuff” can be hard to categorize and may fit more than one topic so I urge you to at least scan them all.
Awesome Shirt Folding Tips! from Margaret Miller’s Blog, this is amazing, you gotta see!
Own Your Beauty–It’s Contagious from the awesome blogger Myndi Shafer
Facebook Timeline Tips from Lorie Huston
Kansas Writers Association “Scene 2012” Writer Workshop, and yes, I’m a speaker offering sessions on “kindle-ization” and “media training for authors.” Come say howdy…I’ll be wearing the sparkles (surprise!)
AgentFest, a part of Thrillerfest with some awesome opportunities for writers (yes, I’ll be there)
Branding For Sissies Hey if I can do this so can you. Just sayin’ . . .
Book Club for Authors/Readers a fee-based sign up for authors to get works-in-progress in front of readers for feedback.
RWA®’s Kiss of Death Chapter presents~~ The 2012 Daphne du Maurier Award for Excellence in Mystery Suspense
Heightening Suspense from Guest Blogger Jodie Renner
Gorgeous Mousepads! for spiffing up you office decor (yes, I want one of these…)
Turning Author Site Into A Store tips from Jen Talty
Tribr How-To from the awesome Jenny Hansen
Embrace Your Inner Doberman from Sonia Medeiros, good info for anyone including writers
PETS & ANIMAL SCHTUFF
VAFA Shelter Now on PetFinder yeee-haw! This is the FIRST animal shelter in Iran, and dogs fostered in the US now can find their forever-homes via PetFinder connection. Here’s a video you MUST SEE of two rescue GSD-mix pups on grass for the first time.
Pet Industry Estimates $53 Billion Spending
9 Dental Issues You Share With Pets, my latest at Huffington Post
Zero Odor Wins Product of the Year Award! If you haven’t tried this product, check it out
A Beloved Horse Lost–and Found! this is a 3-hanky story you’ll love!
Lost Woman’s Cat Never Leaves Her Side
Animal Sounds Around the World you say toMAtoe, and I say meow…
So…what’s the cat saying? And does the toddler understand? Are both “learning” from the communication?
Totally tongue-in-cheek how animals talk (or beak in feathers…)
Westchester Cat Show Interview
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