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"How much easier life would be if people could give and take love as simply as animals did--no payment demanded in terms of gratitude, dependence, blighted dreams--if people could just learn to live and let live."
~Beverly Butler Ghost Cat
Musing: Back Burner Syndrome
TikTok Goes the Clock
Services A forthcoming page for services I offer
A reference guide to those authors I highly recommend
"All the world's a stage and all the men and women merely players."
If you accessed this page intentionally, then you apparently know of me somehow (YAY!)
If you stumbled here by accident, welcome to the fray!
While accurate in his assessment, I doubt The Bard was considering the publishing industry when he penned those famous words!
Remember the days of reclusive authors shrouded in question marks and intrigue; churning out their masterpieces from the confines of secluded safe-havens to be delivered to the publishing houses via trusted middle-men? Well those days are no more! (Or perhaps I've over-romanticized this notion to begin with.)
While the title suggests otherwise, this is NOT another Harry Potter fan page, though it IS about a platform. In order to be successful in the publishing world these days, a writer must be more accessible to their readers than ever before. People want instant access to everything through this miracle we call the internet, so here is where you can learn more about what makes E. Rochelle Potter tick.
Why “Platform 9 ¾” you ask?
Platform 9 ¾ references three key aspects in one go: My platform (by use of the word), my insatiable appetite for reading (without Rowling’s contributions to the literary world, Platform 9 ¾ wouldn't exist) and my own last name (since “Platform 9 ¾ comes from the world of Harry POTTER.) Only this time the Potter in question is I!
So, browse the menu at the top of the page or use the sidebar to be taken to recent posts.
Meandering Musings: is home to my thoughts on writing where you'll find information on my endeavors as well as tips I've culled along the way. Caution: May also contain random thoughts, ranting and unsolicited opinions.
Well-Read: In short, what I'm currently reading with recommendations of personal favorites.
Jiggery-Pokery: Not quite your typical "About Me" page.
Mischief Managed: AKA Current Activities, where you'll find doings of interest that have NOTHING whatsoever to do with writing.
I am constantly updating so keep checking back!
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