If you don’t have a Booklaunch page yet, you should!

Are you an author? Do you have a Booklaunch page? If you answered 'yes' to the first question, but 'no' to the second, you're missing out. Despite their name, Booklaunch isn't just a page for people 'launching' a new book. It's a page for anyone who has written a book and is selling it on emarkets. … Continue reading If you don’t have a Booklaunch page yet, you should!

When Opportunity Beats a Different Drum

I got the message yesterday at 10:00 am. "Marie at work thought you might be interested in this." In the e-mail from my husband, I found a link to an announcement on LinkedIn about a Pop-up Bookstore. Authors were encouraged to come listen to three key-note speakers share their insights and experience on building an … Continue reading When Opportunity Beats a Different Drum

An Indie Author’s Twitter Journey

At the beginning of May I created a Twitter account. Within that first week I gained 12 followers (maybe it was 11). When the confetti settled, I had no idea how to get more. I decided to stroll around the neighborhood and introduce myself. A few clicks later and I had followed some of  my favorite authors: … Continue reading An Indie Author’s Twitter Journey

Renovations

My husband takes four weeks of vacation and what do I decide to do? What any respectable perfectionist would do--I reorganize. Not just the clean-up type of reorganization either, but the tear-everything-apart-and-toss-out-all-the-junk type. Everything was getting an overhaul--including the website. In fact, I can't think of anything else that needed a redesign more. Every time I looked … Continue reading Renovations