Writer Recharge 2015

Writer Recharge 2015

Welcome to February! Time for another Writer Recharge! Once again hosted by Katy Upperman, Alison Miller, Liz Parker, Elodie Nowodazkij, and Sara Biren, Writer Recharge is your chance for a four-week jump start in the middle of a cold, dreary winter. (OMG I SO NEED THIS!) Set goals for yourself, check in once a week, and connect with other recharging writers. This year, we’ve come up with a few categories you might want to consider when making your goals. You can choose a goal (or goals) for one or some or all: WRITE/REVISE – Choose writing goals for the month.

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Sunday Ruminations (again)

So–a lot of my Saturday was spent consuming videos (see yesterday’s post) — and one of the things I learned was that we as author-preneurs have to go out and connect with our fans and followers in a much greater way than we have ever done before. This is because if we don’t, we will never be seen or heard thanks to the MAGNITUDE of content being driven into the face of every consumer. niko.chan / Foter / CC BY-NC-ND It occurred to me that I tweet out on Friday a Follow Friday thing, (#FF) and send it out to

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One Time: The Adventures Of Sarah Episode Seven

One Time: The Adventures Of Sarah Episode Seven

Welcome to the Writer Groupie podcast. I’m Kim Smith the writing guru bringing you discussions, insights, and insider details on how to plan, produce, promote and profit as a writer. Episode 7 You can find out more info about Writer Groupie at http://www.kimsmithauthor.com Welcome to the Writer Groupie Podcast. [powerpress]http://www.kimsmithauthor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/One-Time-The-Adventures-Of-Sarah-Episode-Seven.m4a[/powerpress] If you would like more information about the show go to http://www.kimsmithauthor.com

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Flash Fiction Friday: your inventory

I used to put flash fiction here on Fridays and I will return to that soon, but at the moment I am writing on a women’s fiction novel and getting ready to go on vacation so my time is at a premium. Yes, I don’t even have time to blog! Georgie Pauwels / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) So, instead of my writing a flash piece here, I am going to post the inventory and you can write one instead! yes, I am referring to the post about INVENTORY a’ la Wendig that I put

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I don’t get Twitter, how do you USE it?

If I have heard this once, I have heard it a thousand times. People just do not get how to use Twitter. And that in and of itself is funny. You don’t have to “use” it. It’s a social site, people. You just have to be SOCIAL. These are a few things NOT to do on Twitter: 1. Tweet only what you had for supper. 2. Tweet only reviews of your book. 3. Tweet only advertisements to buy your book. 4. Tweet only your own blog posts. So how CAN you use Twitter to make a difference? So glad you

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