For the last few months I've been working an Kelly's memoir, and the scenes are coming together nicely, but soon it will be time for me to edit the book. So when Michelle asked if she could guest post … [Continue reading...]
If you're an author you know how important reviews are. Good reviews sell books and improve your ranking. Good reviews get you visibility and give you the opportunity to place ads with popular book … [Continue reading...]
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Would you like to write for magazines but aren't sure how to get started? Have you written a novel and don't know how to get exposure?
Think about writing … [Continue reading...]
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Are you in a writing critique group? If so, have you ever wondered what to say about someone else's writing? You want to help, but you don't want to … [Continue reading...]
This month I'm writing 50,000 words and participating in NaNoWriMo. I'm writing Kelly's memoir. She's my niece. (Here's her picture right after the accident that rendered her a quad.) Writing a memoir … [Continue reading...]
It takes TWENTY-ONE days to make something a habit. Gear up for Na No Wri Mo (National Novel Writing Month) next week and you'll be on your way to making a habit of writing. On December 1 you can … [Continue reading...]
A few years ago I met Amanda G. Stevens at a Susie May Warren, My Book Therapy retreat. I didn't know Amanda well, but instantly liked her. Through FB we've kept in touch and encouraged each other, … [Continue reading...]
(Photo compliments of Morguefile.com) This weekend I taught, "How to Write a Novel in 30 Days," at the Homosassa, Florida Library. I also got to sit in on a meeting with the local RWA chapter. … [Continue reading...]
In the digital age, people are not looking for a quiet corner but a pair of headphones to shut out other sounds.
Readers are turning to audio books in great numbers. The audio-book industry is … [Continue reading...]
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How to find fun ways to market books?
I love being an Indie author and having total control over marketing my stories, but I'm often at a loss as to how to … [Continue reading...]