Do you have repeating things that you start your day with? As in a “ritual” of some sorts?
I do. Several of them. On the second Saturday of every month, my day with people–that’s authors at all stages–starts a few minutes before 9–it’s the AuthorYOU Salons. This month, 20 authors filled my front room with questions, laughter and just being “them.” I love these mornings.
Whether it’s an “event” day like the Salons, or my weekly Friday …
It’s official … Beginning Cyber Memorial Week
Join Me for the launch of my latest book: When God Says NO!
Come and celebrate the arrival of my 37th book … a book that has been re-written and requested over the years. Finally, I did it and it is so much more than I ever imagined I would create and deliver:
When God Says NO
Revealing the YES When Adversity and Loss Are Present
by Judith Briles
Have you ever felt …
Publishing Blunders, Bloopers, and Boo-Boos aren’t fun … they can knock down your confidence, sabotage your bank account, and diminish your credibility. The savvy author can side-step many of them by not rushing to publish and getting educated to the publishing process. And, by using common sense.
Everywhere you turn, there is info via the Internet, on the bookshelf, via videos, and certainly from workshops. You would think that any beginning author would start with a …
“How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech” by Briles designed to educate support public speakers
Denver, CO. Colorado author, Dr. Judith Briles, innovative and creative book publishing expert, author and speaker, who mentors up-and-coming authors and publishers, recently announced that her book, How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech, was named a Finalist for Book of the Year the Foreword INDIES Book Awards. Foreword Reviews is an essential resource for bookstores and libraries that are published by independent …
Each month, I roll up my sleeves and put on my think cap on the second Saturday for any author or author-in-the-works to come over, hang out, and ask questions about publishing. Would that be something you would like to be involved with? You can … and I’ve been offering this to Colorado authors for several years. Fifteen years ago, … I called them Armchairs … then Circles … and now, I’m transitioning to SALONS …
As I prepped for the weekend’s 4th Speaking Unplugged boot camp, I always through the previous one’s 75-page workbook, and ask myself,
What is missing—what should I add to enhance the speaking journey? And what do I need to do an update to that I currently include?
There were updates and three new sections added for this year’s two-day event. Two of them dealt with the website “must haves” … not knowing which is the chicken and …
Oh yes … I’ve heard … you’ve heard … we have ALL heard about the author who starts up chatter in the book world. Out of the blue, one hits the bookselling lottery. A gazillion copies are sold. The media is all over the place. The buzz is, well, the buzz.
Authoring … what a journey. Highs and lows. Hopes and fears. Tears and joy. And a journey that requires perseverance. It’s the magic word that …
Have you ever thought about where you have been? And how you got there? And what your mode of travel was?
As I write this, I’m in beautiful Hawaii. Loving the sun; the gentle breeze that flows across the patio in the afternoon; being with four other girlfriends at our annual giggle and gather; and, of course, sipping my favorite peach ice tea. I’m working on three different manuscripts this week—sending one back to my client …