Change. . .to Embrace or Not to Embrace? That Can’t Be Your Question
Think back. . .what was your life like five years ago? Three? How about last year? Stable. . .Calm. . .Tranquil? Definitely not. No one was untouched by the amount of significant change that bombarded the airwaves, our workplaces, our thoughts, and our lives
Are You an Author-to-Be or a Writing Procrastinator?
I’m often asked: how do you write so much; how have you managed to publish so many books; how do you do what you do? The answer is: it starts with a timeline and a plan to get there. And not procrastinating about what
Author Ways to Support Our Troops this Memorial Day
It's Memorial Day ... most plan a day of yard work, picnics, BBQ and hanging out with family and friends. Take a moment and give thanks and honor the men and women who have died for our country. Over 1.1 million have given their
Don’t Sabotage Your Author, Writer and Publishing Career
Not a week goes by that I don’t get a variety of “How do I do it?” questions that pertain to either writing, publishing or book marketing. Whew. None are one-sentence responses. If it’s about writing, it may be: How can I make a
5 Steps to Overcome Author Procrastination to Achieve Success in 2021
5 Steps to Overcome Author Procrastination for 2021 Are you an author? A writer-to-be published? Are you a perfectionist? Are you looking for the perfect phrase, word, idea? Are you stuck? Wouldn’t getting unstuck and moving forward be a tad more fun? Are you
Writer and Author Beware: Avoid the Princess Author Syndrome
In front of me were a newbie author and his first fiction manuscript. He was hesitant to speak as I welcomed him and then started asking a few questions. Before he arrived in my office, I had quietly sat down and read the first
Writing Truthiness … the Author’s Golden Egg!
Not a week goes by where authors I’m working with or places that I’m speaking at that, where I don’t get this question: Do you have any quick tips for getting unstuck in writing? My answer has multiple components, but it starts with one
The Power of the Author’s Words …
This is for my friends and followers who seek authoring, book marketing, and publishing advice and tips from me. You wouldn’t be getting this blog if you weren’t. I embrace freedom and the ability I have to say and write what I think without
Happy Christmas – Awaken Your Author and Book Spirit
Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas and Happy Author New Year to You from my home to yours! This is a favorite time of the year for me. I love the lights, the colors, the festivities, the gatherings and the changes of pace it brings.
Author Gift for the Ultimate Book Marketing Visuals Year Round!
TODAY is the last day for what a call a Happy Dance time for authors in book marketing. Let’s snap, crackle, and pop a quick push on your book NOW to create book sales with eye candy. For this month. For forward. Last year,