Are You an Author? Should You Be Speaking on Your Book?
By Judith Briles
There are a gazillion books published every year. But there aren’t a gazillion authors speaking on their books. And my question is: why the heck not?
Here are five reasons to consider becoming an author who speaks:
Speaking shares your message with more people. You have something to say, right? Isn’t this why you wrote your book? Speaking lets you present your core messages …
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It was more than I expected.
I began interning for AuthorYOU back in August, right in the middle of the last push for press releases, blog posts, and organizing for the very first induction for the Colorado Author’s Hall of Fame. For some reason or another, it never hit me just how massive and important this event was.
I saw the names of the inductees from Stephen King to Jerry Jenkins, Connie Willis to Clive Cussler, lesser-known …
TWO Items for all authors who want to be seriously successful.
YOO HOO ….
If you are in TEXAS or LOUISANA
I’ll be speaking in Houston October 4
for the Unplugged event
AND on the 5th and 6th at the Indie Palooza
I’m doing a special Webinar this week for all authors.
1 Come spend a day with me in HOUSTON next month. What?
Yup, I’m doing a special one-day Book Publishing Unplugged event on Friday, October 4. It’s
a day …
I am excited to share something inspiring with you. I’ve been interviewed on a special writing series that teaches you how to break through resistance and write as you’ve never done before.
It’s a 10-Day FREE online event that starts on June 24th. That’s today!
Register here for it: https://ultimatewritersseries.com/ref/speaker/Judith-Briles
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