Top Ten Twitter Tweets of May 22, 2021

Good Authoring Day to YOU               

Finally, the new back deck furniture arrived. Yesterday was spent in rearranging. Today, fairy lights are added. And tonight—dinner on the deck. Perfect!

Congrats to Laurie Weiss for achieving multiple #1s on Amazon for her Embrace Prosperity book. Grab your free eBook here—it’s today only:

The clock is ticking and early bird reduced rates for my Dr. Judith Briles Speaking Unplugged disappear in 9 days. Most likely, this will be sold out—space is limited, so check it and COMMIT!

Which brings me to my #Caturday post. Have you ever failed? Of course, you have … now think … what happened next? Every time I’ve stumbled—and there’s been oodles of times, something that wasn’t in my thinking or vision has flowed. Could failure be the see to success? Hmmmm.

That’s my past week … how about you … what are you up to?



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Here are your Top Ten Tweet for the past week 

Tweets are faster than a speeding bird … below are The Book Shepherd’s® Top Ten Tweets from the past week that you may have missed …

Author, Publishing and Resource Success

  • As you’re evaluating which #selfpublishing company to choose, consider these helpful tips when comparing #IngramSpark and #AmazonKDP → #writingcommunity #amwriting #selfpublishing

  • Author moxie consists is not so much in knowing what to do, is what to do next. – Judith Briles, The Book Shepherd    #amwriting #writingcommunity #authors #publishing #fiction #bookmarketing #weekend #Caturday

  • WOWSA… over 18,000 members in the AuthorYOU LinkedIN Group… are you a member? Are you sharing your good news here? You should be… #linkedin #JudithBriles #authors #publishing #selfpublishing #books #amwriting #writingcommunity

 Social Media and Marketing Strategies 

  • They say to never judge a book by its cover, yet that’s the first thing readers tend to do! Here are 5 strategies for how to sell books on Amazon by capturing a reader’s attention #authors #bookmarketing #indieauthors #writers #bookpromo #selfpublishing…

  • The most important thing about a #bookmarketing strategy is to have one. Learn how to start and plan yours today → #writingcommunity #amwriting

  • Love this … time to goose up your content for your followers and readers. Get 8 fresh newsletter ideas to take away #amwriting #authors #marketing #JudithBriles #selfpublishing

Writers & Writing

  • Writing is a kind of revenge against circumstance, too: bad luck, loss, pain. If you make something out of it, then you’ve no longer been bested by these events. ― Louise Glück #WritingCommunity #Women

  • Want to up your writing game–thanks to awesome tip via @HeidiCohen – It’s time to check out this Writing Lesson from Ursula K. Le Guin via @literaryhub #contentmarketing #digitalmarketing #amwriting #writingcommunity #authors #Selfpublishing

  • Plot development is a huge challenge when you’re working on writing a novel. If you’re plotting a novel, get plot development charts & tips to help with writing plot structure, outlining and more. #amwriting #authors #FreeDownloadsForWriters #JudithBriles

Cool Things, FUN Things & OMG Moments

  • Calling all Jane Austen readers. Discover how to create Jane’s fave cheese toastie via @GuardianBooks  #JaneAusten #foodie #JudithBriles #authors #romance


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