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My Teaser Thursday Experience

Last week, I took part in the first-ever Teaser Thursday for #romanceclass. Teaser Thursdays are for writers who want passages from their works-in-progress performed by live readers to diagnose strengths and weaknesses in their writing. For this session, five writers submitted excerpts to be read by theater actors Fred Lo and Gab Pangilinan before a live audience at Cafe Publico…

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Thoughts on #FeelsFest 2016

Before I begin, let me clarify that this is not an event recap for #FeelsFest. There were other things that happened on October 22, but I felt like I should share a more personal account of how I felt after going through what I believe is an unforgettable experience for me, especially as a writer. And it’s all because of…

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BLOG TOUR + REVIEW (Plus Giveaway!): The Boyfriend Backtrack, by Dawn Lanuza

We here at The Great Big Jump would like to welcome debut author Dawn Lanuza to this blog. This feature is brought to you by Oops! I Read Again Tours, who organized the tour for this book.  Title: The Boyfriend Backtrack Author: Dawn Lanuza Date of Publication: October 3, 2014 Genre: contemporary romance Blurb: If they say that life flashes…

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BLOG TOUR + BOOK REVIEW (Plus Giveaway!): Once Upon a Player, by Agay Llanera

We at The Great Big Jump would like to welcome back our fellow #romanceclass author Agay Llanera to the blog. This feature has been brought to us by the lovely Dianne of Oops! I Read a Book Again, who organized the blog tour for this book. Title: Once Upon A Player Author: Agay Llanera Genre: contemporary romance/chick-lit About the book: Gorgeous…

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Blog Tour: An Interview with Kesh Tanglao + Giveaway

Title: The Real Score (Gezellig #1) Author: Kesh Tanglao Date of Publication: August 28, 2013 Genre: contemporary romance/chick-lit We at The Great Big Jump would like to welcome back our fellow #romanceclass author Kesh Tanglao to our blog.  About the book: Caitlin’s friendship with Marcus, the de facto frontman of the world’s biggest boy band Gezellig, has long been an object of scrutiny by almost everyone–their…

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