I have recently read a book so beautifully written, so emotionally impactful that I sought out the author, Christine Winn, to discover more about her. There was a lot to discover. Thus, I’ve included our interview and notes on SUKI in the Changemaker Series for reasons that will become quite clear. For those of […]
writing on writing
I hope this finds you well and writing to your heart’s content. Per the usual round-up, I have compiled a list of great reads that I have come across regarding writing, publishing, your platform, writer schedules, advice to writers and marketing information. Please let me know if you would like additional information for your […]
Image:Denis Collette via Compfight (Please note: 1 correction on Oct. 2, 2013, Tom Clancy was replaced with the originally intended John Grisham reference. Nothing about Tom Clancy was ever 2-dimensional and I mourn his pacing with so many others. The author who knew too much but never said a word when it came to National […]
Do you need resources for marketing your book? This article is filled with them. Don’t miss out on these top tips.
I have been thinking recently about the twists and turns the music industry took when they had their great revolution; what we would now term, I imagine Music 2.0. Remember Napster? Back in the days of dial-up modems, the sound of the dial up modem wasn’t music to anyone’s ear, I don’t suppose, but […]
This is a quick post for the multi-part series on Self-Publishing. An interesting take on the traditional vs. self-publishing option. In their continuing efforts to support self-published authors, Digital Book World has spotlighted a service that brings the traditional publishing services to authors through Bowker. If you buy your ISBN through Bowker, it will […]
This is a piece of mine that I shared on my more personal site. As I have a handicap, I thought I’d share it with you. If you followed me on both websites, you will be acquainted with this one I was reading today a beautiful piece of writing sent to me in Brad […]
Helga Weber via Compfight First, I am working on a multi-part series on self-publishing concentrating on the marketing of your book. I can tell you from authors I know, this is still a topic they are learning, even after going through the process themselves. The series I’m working on is just the best of […]
Andrea Costa via Compfight The following is a compilation of resources for writers. You can find the subject that is on your radar by looking at the hashtags. [Update: May 2nd, 2013 This is an update from the previous release date of this article. Please see the hyperlinked article on Editing: Knowing When To […]
Google Ranks Publishing Over Reading Everyone is talking about the Google Reader, but what about Google Publishing? Throughout the internet and on all social media sites, the talk has been all about what to do when Google stops their Reader service by this summer. But that’s not the big story… As I mentioned, everyone was […]
Cindi via Compfight Let me guess, you are so busy you have too many things to do, let alone keep up with the publishing changes going on. Sound familiar? You have your own writing to do let alone reading about other people writing; right? Well, never fear as that is what I am here to […]
Discussing the scientific basis of habits & procrastination & the tools you can use to both be more productive & have fun at the same time. Part of the Prolific Writer Series
Or, The State of the Url Address Now that the holidays are over, I have a lot of things to share with you.
Mardi Gras or not, let’s not hide behind any masks, agreed? Make me a happy reveler and check out the Websites for Writers Toolkit. You’ll be surprised to find some pretty colorful links there.