Tagged: author success

Are You a Newbie to Publishing? Don’t Shatter Your Publishing Journey – Part II

Are You a Newbie to Publishing?  Don’t Shatter Your Publishing Journey – Part II

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 …

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Are You a Newbie to Publishing? Don’t Shatter Your Publishing Journey – Part I

Are You a Newbie to Publishing?  Don’t Shatter Your Publishing Journey – Part I

When newbie authors are asked about their publishing experience, the phrase “It’s overwhelming” would surface within the top three responses. And it is.

There is expansive information about publishing. Multiple books have been written on every aspect of it. Public and private workshops are available. Webinars flow daily. Author and writing groups are in most cities. Information is out there—a plethora of information—how to do it; what not to do; how to publish your book for …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 13, 2019

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 13, 2019

Fun in the cyber air … and more author smarts … was revealed to the VIP AuthorYOU community at the NO PITCH … just INFO and HOW TO only webinar on Tuesday. A Baker’s Dozen of goodies and tools that are free—and how to use them. Replay is only available to the VIP AuthorYOU membership. JOIN NOW

 
Got a question? You get my input … plus that of those who are here that can add …

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Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 06, 2019

Top Ten Twitter Tweets of April 06, 2019

Loved the meetings with the authors who are part of my new Mentor program. It’s an intense six-month program I announced at my recent Speaking Unplugged—definitely only for the author who wants to be seriously successful. You will find details under the Services tab.
TODAY is all about Social Media Smarts at the Saturday AuthorYOU gathering here in Denver. Will you be there. Details on the website—come! Check under EVENTS at www.AuthorYOU.org.

 
If you are in Colorado, …

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In Colorado? Want Publishing Help One Saturday a Month Free?

In Colorado? Want Publishing Help One Saturday a Month Free?

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 …

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Calling All Authors … Are You Ready to Spring Forward?

Calling All Authors … Are You Ready to Spring Forward?

Tomorrow is the “traditional” celebration that SPRING is here … but is it? In my neck of the woods—that’s Colorado—March and April are known as the “snow months” … blizzards drop in; days of snow can pile up. Many don’t think of spring planting until May and Mother’s Day as the safe zone. That means delays … sometimes in planning, and certainly in implementation … as in rationalizing doing much until it is weather safe.
I’m …

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The pot of book gold is yours this weekend from Judith Briles, The Book Shepherd

The pot of book gold is yours this weekend from Judith Briles, The Book Shepherd

It’s your lucky weekend … Judith Briles, The Book Shepherd is offering two of her multiple award-winning books for only 99 cents each (or both for $1.80).

It’s a “your choice … you choose” approach.
You’ve got Judith at your side. As The Book Shepherd, publishing expert and author of 37 books, she knows what the roadblocks and pitfalls are that authors encounter. And now, you will know, too and what to do when you encounter them.

 
How …

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Author and Speaker Alert: Are You Stretching What You Do?

Author and Speaker Alert: Are You Stretching What You Do?

Over the weekend, I had the honor of presenting a four-hour workshop on Publishing Today for the Denver Women’s Press Club with a packed room. Book Publishing Options Today. It was a “wide-open” topic, one I knew inside out … and one that I can do blindfolded.
The question was: would I? And the answer: No. If I had given the “usual,” it would have been a good presentation—it always is. But, it would have been …

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