Home for 12 days and immersed in co-cooking with friends, along with a “let’s eat dinner … than paint! Loved the evening with friends that didn’t mean painting walls—nope, out cam small blank canvases and tubes of paint. We dabbed with our imaginations. Started a classical music class with John. Plus, meeting with two new clients and strategizing the Game Plan moving forward.
How’s your week been?
If you are in Colorado … COME! The next AuthorYOU …
Are you a snoozer? Are you looking for the perfect phrase, word, idea? Are you stuck? Wouldn’t getting unstuck and moving forward be a fantastic goal for the end of the year and the beginning of next. Have you been snoozing where it comes to your book. Maybe this is the day, the week, the month, the year when your book becomes a successor the new one is no longer in your dreams or chatter …
Hello to many of my favorite people: Authors! … are you interested in being featured at my annual Author’s Tea slated for Saturday afternoon, Oct 27th?
The Annual Authors’ Fall Holiday Tea will be held on:
Saturday, October 27th from 1 – 4 p.m.
Author Judith Briles will be the host this year in her home within the Heritage Eagle Bend Golf Club. The address is 8122 S Quatar Circle, Aurora CO 80016.
We know it’s Bronco time and …
Loved being in Michigan at the wonderful Booktoberfest that Thomson Shore sponsors for its community, book lovers and aspiring authors swarmed their facilities to “see” how a book was manufactured. This week, I’m working on the final touches of a new leadership book and fiction book along with taking a few days off just to walk on the beach along the Oregon coastline—love it. It was a true “wowsa” last week when we rolled out …
It was a huge yes … last week was all about the Extravaganza. WOW—what a 4-day event that ended with the killer writing workshop with Barb Wilson. A huge plus. Today, I’m speaking in Michigan at the wonderful Booktoberfest that Thomson Shore sponsors for its community, book lovers and aspiring authors. Later in the week, I’ll be walking on Connor Beach in beautiful Oregon. And, wrapping up the forthcoming annual author Publishing At Sea cruise …
Question for All Authors: Have you thought to have your book featured on TV or the big screen?
Have your readers written you, told you, or posted on social media that your book would make a great TV show or movie?
As you worked on your work and reread it upon completion felt that your work could be featured on the screen?
Is the storyline in your book comparable to shows and movies that have been successful?
Do authors need ISBNs? If you plan on selling your book, the answer is yes. If you are creating something that is not for re-sale—from the family history to your high school reunion … most likely not. How many should you have … just the one for your book or do you need others? What about eBooks and other book formats? Below are answers to the top three questions that we frequently get at Author …
Holy Moly … here we are in SEPTEMBER already. How could the year be rolling out and by so fast? Get ready for colors changing, heavy sweaters and coats resurfacing, and fires beginning to blaze in some homes for warmth. Actually, I love this time of the year. I mourn the passing of summer that officially happens later in the month … knowing that snow and ice will be coming my way. But … I …