Orna Ross
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As well as writing non-fiction guides for indie authors and creative entrepreneurs, I write and publish fiction and poetry.

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BiblioFemme
BLUE MERCY REVIEW: "An incredible literary debut that will have the reader absolutely enthralled."

BiblioFemme

Sunday Independent
AFTER THE RISING REVIEW: "Puts culpable, fragile flesh and blood—lots of blood—on a defining moment in Irish history… Of particular delight are the many unexpected twists and turns."

Sunday Independent

Sunday Independent
TWO-IN-ONE REVIEW: "A hauntingly captivating read."
Amazon
POETRY REVIEW: "With this little book of big, big poems, Orna Ross reaches into the corners of your soul and pulls out all that is beautiful."

Amazon

Irish Independent
HER SECRET ROSE REVIEW: "Ransacks the best scholarly sources and ingeniously knits a complex tale of betrayal, revenge, suspense, love -- and surprise."

Irish Independent

My blog

Home: A New Poem
In our home place here on the bigger of the two off-continent islands in the north seas we’ve had stormy weather...
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Sunday Read: Book Extract: A Q&A About Inspiration Meditation
When Should I Meditate? Zen masters recommend that the moment you open your eyes, before the first half-conscious thought has...
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Three Inspirational Poems About Pain
Does it sound like a contradiction, that poems about pain can inspire? Actually it’s key creative principle. In June, I...
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The Power of Now: A Poem Inspired by the Work of Eckhart Tolle
The Power of Now With thanks to Eckhart Tolle. The talkers talk of leaving or remaining who should go, what...
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Today’s Poem To Inspire: Circle of Life
Again? Are you not mother? That is the question that must be posed and not just to those who work...
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Latest from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog: Amazon’s 50% Royalty Plan
This week, among other things, John Doppler speculates on what Amazon’s secret 50% royalty plan could mean for KDP authors, if anything....
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Latest from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog: Production Top Tip
This week, among other things, Debbie Young brings us a book production tip – How and Why to Use Both...
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Latest from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog: Developing Thick Skin
This week, among other things, Canadian indie author Marie McCann shares her strategy for dealing with the critics in Why It Helps...
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Latest from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog: Indie Author Podcasts
This week, among other things, we take a look back at an Indie Author Fringe presentation from Tim Lewis. If...
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Latest from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog: Replacing Pronoun
This week, among other things, we take a look at what Pronoun’s closure means to indie authors, how we can...
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2018: Week 4: What are You Creating This Week?
What are you creating this week? Don’t forget to map it out and think about how you’ll hold yourself accountable....
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Sunday: Day of Creative Rest
Sunday is my lazy day, a day of creative rest.. Maybe Sunday doesn’t suit you but one day out of...
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Create Date: Ingmar Bergman’s Persona
What is A Create Date? Once a week, you: Ask yourself: “what feels like the most fun I could have?” Schedule the...
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Go Creative Means Go Positive: Just Say Yes
There are many ways to say “no” but “yes” is the default attitude of the creative. This is too hard. I...
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What Does It Mean to Go Creative?
We cannot help but be creative. Being creative came with being born. To go creative, though, is something else. First...
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