Best Sites for Writers/Bloggers/Entrepreneurs

Best Sites for Writers/Bloggers/Entrepreneurs

Best Sites for Writers/Bloggers/Entrepreneurs

One of the most exciting facets of our lives is to be able to learn, grow, evolve and change. I love to learn new things, and am such a writer groupie I even named my podcast that! I am always reading, consuming information through audio and videos. Hence why so much that I glean gets put into a blog post here on this site. You can never learn too much, and I love to share. Unfortunately, everyone seems to be a professional these days, and you cannot know who to trust anymore. There are not that many sites that vet

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How to stand out in the book market part six

How to stand out in the book market part six

Welcome to the last installment in my series, How to Stand Out in the Book Market. It’s funny, but I didn’t intend on writing a series of posts like this. I just ran out of time a few days in a row and had to do it over. The response was so positive, and the interest so obvious, I sort of capitalized on it. At any rate, I am glad you are getting something out of it. Standing out in the book market today is a major concern for most of us. So today, for the final part, I would

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How to stand out in the book market part three

How to stand out in the book market part three

Welcome to part three of my little series on how to stand out in the book market. You can read part one here and follow the link here to get part two. It’s pretty much a no-brainer on the ways to do this, but I do hope I put a little bit of a new spin on it. We all are wading along up to our necks in books. Amazon probably didn’t even know it would be such a hot commodity when it decided to become a distributor for books so many years ago. (it was over 20 years ago

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How to Write the Next Big Thing in Books

What do you think is the “next big thing” in books? To recap, we’ve gone through so much fantasy, I think that is pretty much dead. Ditto for paranormal romance, amateur sleuth novels, and thrillers surrounding conspiracy theories. I heard from some site I visited that agents are begging us not to send them anything with mermaids, vampires, or otherworldly creatures in it no matter WHAT they are doing in a book. One of my beta readers said that the best thing to come out of the end of fingers in today’s world is real life stories. Something that is

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Blogging for Writers 101: Make it good

Writers are still blogging. There is no question about it. Many other career-minded individuals have fled the blogosphere, but not writers. So if the matter is not, are writers blogging, but rather, what are writers blogging, then let’s look at that. In my opinion, writers always have a lot to say about blogging. Here is a short list: 1. Writers write about writing 2. Writers write about their stories, books, poems, etc. 3. Writers write about what jazzes them (might be political, religious, etc.) 4. Writers write about books they are reading 5. Writers write about the places they travel

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