Don’t Let Resolutions Sour Your Author Success!
Typically, most view January as the month of Resolutions. I suggest you don’t them as the clock strikes midnight tonight. Why?—simply this: most resolutions are trashed within a few weeks. In reality, over 70 percent are either stomped on, forgotten or deemed not worth the resolver’s while.
What are the top reasons resolutions that become out of sight … out of mind to we authors?
1 Creating an All or Nothing …
Your book is coming … or you are thinking about doing a “repush” on one that came out last year or some time ago.
Are you ready to shout out and celebrate?
Are you ready to do “the ASK?”
You should be.
It’s time to reach out.
Who are your Friends?
Who are your Fans?
Who has a “site” that could be an ideal hosting venue to invite others to?
Who has a business that could be the site and bring in potential …
Twenty plus years ago, one of my author friends coined one of my favorite book titles: Sacred Cows Make the Best Burgers. It’s all about change and slashing through the things that continually hold people and companies back. A few years ago, I ran into Bob Kriegel at a conference we were both speaking at. He was still talking about burgers and he reminded me of a story he told me long ago about surfing …
Which book awards do you enter? Do they matter? And should you?
Let’s start with the second question first. The answer: sometimes. Depending upon the tenacity of the author/publisher in getting the word out about the book and the award, you could be wasting your money. Awards can be used to market your book, but it doesn’t happen by itself. You will be the primary promoter. Always. People like winners. If you promote that you and …
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
Some people write a book but stop midway, others never get started. Are you someone that feels a lot of resistance when you write? Do you let your inner critic …
It’s a Perfect Day Designed for Writers Who Want to Become Authors …
Join me, The Book Shepherd, for a day designed just for you at Casa Quatar. Are you ready to take the next step to become an author? OR … do you know someone who is?
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Over 80% of Americans think they want to write a book. Is that you? Do you know the “why” of why your book should …
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 …
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 lives since the American Revolution—a staggering number!