There's been a lot of talk lately about writing indie book reviews. You know, it's a kind thing to do, you're giving the book a bump in the Amazon algorithms. You see it everywhere on Twitter: support an author, leave a review. And I'll be honest, when I jumped into the indie world, I read … Continue reading Indie Book Reviews: My Unpopular Opinion
Thanks to everyone who participated in #smutchat tonight! I hope you maybe learned something from chatting about editing! Tonight's giveaway is: Self-Editing for Fiction Writers, Second Edition: How to Edit Yourself Into Print by Renni Browne and Dave King Have a great weekend everyone! I'll see you next time! a Rafflecopter giveaway
This is going to be a touchy post. Not uncomfortable touchy-feely like your creepy neighbor, more touchy-feely like you'll probably get mad. At me, at my thoughts about the indie-publishing industry, whatever. Indie writers are famous (infamous?) for not liking being told what to do. They don't like being told to write every day, they don't like … Continue reading Which Came First? The Chicken or the Egg?
Summer is here! Summer is here and the kids are out of school. Maybe you can sleep in a little more, and dinner is certainly easier to make—just throw some steaks on the grill and open that container of potato salad you bought yesterday at the deli. You would think that with the arrival of … Continue reading Protect Your Summer Writing Time!
Thank you for participating in #smutchat. Here is the link for the giveaway of Jennifer Probst's book, Write Naked: A Bestseller's Secrets to Writing Romance & Navigating the Path to Success Good luck and stay tuned for the winner announcement! (This contest is open internationally!) a Rafflecopter giveaway
Probably the best advice I can give you about publishing is not to rush. I’ve always promoted doing as much as you can yourself—especially since your first book is pretty much a loss until you write more and have more books available for purchase. When it’s when it’s your only book available, you’ll never get … Continue reading Don’t Rush to Publish!
Using Rafflecopter is a pain in the butt, but thank you for clicking and entering the drawing! Good luck and I hope you had fun participating in #smutchat! See you soon! (And if you want to follow my blog that would be super cool!) Click here to enter: a Rafflecopter giveaway Congratulations to Jewel … Continue reading April’s #smutchat Giveaway