Mid South con – pre-con post

Mid South con – pre-con post

Mid South con – pre-con post

Welcome to all my new fans and followers… It’s been a grueling week, y’all. I have put in more hours this week doing stuff that I hate to do than any other week this year thus far. Yep. It’s tax time. But I also am about to get myself into something fun and writerly. It’s Mid South Con weekend! Be sure to check back here next week for my con roundup post with pics and details. If you are going to the con, be sure to check out the writer’s track panels. I will be on some! I am also

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Five Tips For Book Marketing and Promotion

Five Tips For Book Marketing and Promotion

Book Marketing/Promotion-Before You Publish Book marketing and promotion is like an ocean. Wide and vast. Are you uncertain about doing your own marketing? Feel like too much of an introvert to be successful as a marketer? Don’t know what a marketing plan is? Can’t distinguish between promoting and marketing? Well, you’ve come to the right blog then. 1. Authors should get as much knowledge about book marketing/promotions as they possibly can. Recently, I watched over twenty videos, listened to over thirty podcasts, and am reading one of many many good books on this subject. I am not trying to toot

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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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Writer Groupie Episode 41 YA Fiction with H W Vivian

Writer Groupie Episode 41 YA Fiction with H W Vivian

Welcome, Groupies! This is episode 41 of the podcast, and today I chat with H W Vivian, author of War of Rain, Chasers, and a humor/satire book, Days of Amber, under her pen name, Alex Chu. In my intro, I talk about Disk of Death and what the latest is on that book coming out in February. I also ‘splain what a copy editor is among other fun things, so be sure to check out the audio version of the podcast for my tidbits, or the video version for the interview only. So, here we go…on with the show! _____________

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