Monthly Archives: October 2018

Do Your Actions … Do Your Words … Does Your Promise Match Your Branding Message?

Do Your Actions …  Do Your Words … Does Your Promise Match Your Branding Message?

OK … I’m someone who loves to cheer for and work with authors; learn new things; read a mystery/thriller; putter in the garden (on my list to do is to enroll in the Master Gardner course at the University of Colorado soon; cook for my friends; entertain in my home; and, I admit, I’m a bit of a news junkie.
At this point, I do not know where you are … but where I am is …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 27, 2018

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 27, 2018

WOW … what a week. So many books heading to printers this week: three indexes to be completed; back book cover writing for clients and today, it’s my annual Author Tea today. I’m cooking and creating goodies galore for happy book buyers. Are you coming?
Colorado authors: The next AuthorYOU Circles is slated for Saturday, November 3rd. All dates for 2018 at www.Meetup.com/AuthorYou AND, this is where you register (meaning join—it’s a freebie) to attend.
AND … …

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OH-OH … Only 5 Spots Left for NOV Speaking Unplugged …

OH-OH … Only 5 Spots Left for NOV Speaking Unplugged …

 
Oh Yes … yes, you can.
Would you like a “hands-on workshop” to soar your speaking that is limited to a small number of participants? Would you like to start making money with your book?

Comments from a recent Unplugged from “old time” speakers who thought they had all the tips and tricks they needed: ” I got more in two hours than in my 10 years of being a speaker” … “Wow, Wow, Wow.” Yup, …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 20, 2018

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 20, 2018

It’s been fighting a cold flush bug that my daughter and granddaughter shared with me in our confined cabin last week. Not nice … So want it to exit the building pronto. Meanwhile, lots of books finishing up. Huge cheers for my authors who have crossed the finish line. Now, it’s momentum building time.
How’s your week been?
If you are in Colorado October 27th, come to the Authors Tea … and on Nov 3 … COME! …

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12 Ways for Authors to Turn Books into Ideal Gifts

12 Ways for Authors to Turn Books into Ideal Gifts

My book truthiness … books are my morning, afternoon and evening delight.
Of many of my favorite things, books top my gift giving list … and receiving list.  If you are stymied of what to give to a favorite aunt, a good friend, something that says, “I’m thinking of you … and put some thought into it.” It there is one item where there is “something for everyone one”—it’s a book.

The same book isn’t for everyone …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 13, 2018

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 13, 2018

It’s a writing week for me … my goal: to get my head around creating online courses … something that most authors should be thinking about when it comes to expertise. What can your books teach others that you have control over? That you can process through a step-by-step method with a combo of video, slides, and exercises. Go for it!
How’s your week been?
If you are in Colorado tomorrow … COME! The next AuthorYOU Circles …

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Heads Up for Authors…the Flip Flop World of Publishing

Heads Up for Authors…the Flip Flop World of Publishing

Is the Publishing World Turning? Yes, yes it is …

Publishing is morphing on a daily basis … If you are a new author, you’ve got publishing questions. Plenty of them. If you are an already published author, you should have publishing questions. Plenty of them.

As an author, ask: should I traditionally publish (hello New York), self-publish, independent publishing, pay-to-publish, hybrid publish, audio publish: ePublish or pPublish or aPublish … which is right for me and …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 06, 2018

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of October 06, 2018

It’s a writing week for me … my goal: to get my head around creating online courses … something that most authors should be thinking about when it comes to expertise. What can your books teach others that you have control over? That you can process through a step-by-step method with a combo of video, slides, and exercises. Go for it!
How’s your week been?
If you are in Colorado … COME! The next AuthorYOU Circles is …

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