If your answer is yes … then I’ll guide you through the maze to make it happen … with the how-to and have fun along the way. Read on …
There are 23 steps in your journey … a journey where you could pay someone to travel and implement for you … or one where you can roll up your sleeves and learn how to create, implement, and execute. As in DIY.
ALERT: It’s the last week …
If you have a product—a book, consulting services or any other product—today, it’s all about being “out there”—exposed, talked about, findable.
YES … Authors must be findable… easily findable. Right now … open a new tab on the browser you have opened or open a new browser. What’s your expertise or your tagline. Type it in and do a “search” … what pops up? YOU … or someone else?
Online is your friend–it’s the town hall–the global …
Nominations for the 2021
Colorado Authors’ Hall of Fame Are Now Open!
It’s time to celebrate amazing authors. The nominations for the second Colorado Authors’ Hall of Fame are now open through February of 2021. The induction ceremony and gala will be held on September 18, 2021, at the Renaissance Central Park in Denver, Colorado.
Information about the upcoming induction event, donations, events, board members, and how to nominate an author can all be found at the …
During COVID, authors need to be strategic in book marketing and book selling. Period.
Bookselling in the COVID world and 2020 meant virtual bookselling options. Authors egos want to be featured in the main bookstore in their community … but, bookselling is way beyond the bookstore (it has always been)—in fact, bookstores are minor players for the great majority of authors today–especially the independent, small press and self-published author.
Is there one true way to do market …
Most with writer’s block doesn’t have a problem writing. What they have is a problem accepting that bad writing, imperfect writing, writing that might expose something they dread, writing that might feel, sound like, look like, even be, amateurish.
Let it go. EVERY writer and author experience these scenarios.
If you wait for the perfection fairy, your book won’t happen. Perfect is a snowflake. If you wait for it to arrive, you’ll never get where you …
Caring … the Ultimate Solution that Authors can Deliver
This past month has been a visual and verbal overwhelm from every type of media. Hate and violence spewed forth … and caring, loving, concern flowed like lava, burying the shouters, revealing the outrage and wrongdoing, and skyrocketing discussions. We authors have the power to enlighten, reveal, soothe, heal with our words. Are you?
I’m reminded of one of my childhood favorites that I pull down occasionally: E. …
One for the money, two for the show … two for the show … two for the show … doesn’t get stuff done.
Okay … what’s that all about. Have you ever told yourself that you were going to get something done … and it lingers like a stinky cheese that should have been tossed long ago? I have.
On my personal shortlist is dumping my master closet and rearranging. It’s been bugging me for months. I …
Trait # 1: The Author has a Platform
Contrary to what most say, the Platform IS NOT all about your following, your crowd. You can’t have a following if you don’t have two other things: a Vision and a Passion.