2 12 2013
Recently, I was hunting for a book that would simply entertain me. I didn’t want to have to ponder about ‘who dun it’. I didn’t want to have to think about the meaning of life. I just wanted to sit back with believable, likeable characters and ‘watch’ while their story unfolded. Something light. Something humorous.
15 10 2013
A book coaching client recently emailed me that she was getting sick of traditional publishing because of so many costly requirements and so little payoff. Do you feel the same way?
28 09 2013
The biggest mistake authors make when trying to get free publicity is pitching either themselves or their books.
12 09 2013
What is a prologue? When should you use one? Should you forget about a prologue and simply start at Chapter 1?
24 08 2013
Think you can’t write a book that will sell? You aren’t a natural writer? In fact, you don’t really like to write?
22 06 2013
There are a lot of tapes and books and CD and even videos out there that claim they teach you how to write, but how many actually offer a full 4 part course included in their manual. A course that is offered in London as part of a creative writing school?
22 06 2013
If you haven’t realized the success you wanted last year, here’s a way to reap the harvest with 86% improvement!
17 06 2013
Your struggling to sell just a few copies of your book, ebook, report or other information-based product each month?
1 05 2013
Is there a book inside of you? Yes? Then why don’t you write it? Or, if you’ve already written a book, wouldn’t you like to sell more? So many of you have a great idea for a book, even a dynamite title, but much more is needed to write a book that sells. Here’s the […]
7 03 2013
One obvious question that can get overlooked in the process of seeking publication is, Why do you want to publish this book, article, story or poem? Most likely, the answer involves some combination of artistic or spiritual vision, desire for recognition, need to communicate an idea or body of knowledge, feeling a compelling urge to […]