Leave Your Comfort Zone

Leave Your Comfort Zone

One of the issues I help authors with often is stepping outside of their comfort zone. I find this happens because many authors are introverts. So if you’re an introvert, take comfort, you’re not alone. You’ve written a book, you’ve poured...
You don’t have to be everywhere.

You don’t have to be everywhere.

Where should you be? One of the questions I’m asked a lot is, “Where should I be on social media?” You’ve probably heard me say this before if you follow me on any of my social media channels: I don’t believe that you need to be...
Work That Book Signing

Work That Book Signing

Book signings are a great way to connect with your readers.  If you’ve never done a signing, don’t be intimidated. Let’s walk through some basic steps to help you prepare. Location, location, location It’s not just true for real estate,...
Nail That Holiday Book Promotion

Nail That Holiday Book Promotion

It’s already the beginning of October, if you haven’t thought about your holiday book promotions by now, it’s not too late. Here are a few quick suggestions: Reduce the price of your book for a short time. Don’t go crazy. Don’t give them...
Why Copyright?

Why Copyright?

Is your work protected? Did you know that just because you added the word copyright and a year, that your book isn’t protected under U.S. Copyright law. Mailing it to yourself doesn’t count either. So don’t waste the paper or stamp. When I begin...
It’s time to write that book.

It’s time to write that book.

Yes, I was talking to you. If social media has taught us anything, it’s that everyone has an opinion. Sure, those opinions are not always welcome. It proves how different while really the same we are, and that each of us have a story to tell. Don’t believe...