Monthly Archives: August 2016

Writers and Readers

I recently read a blog post weighing the pros and cons of hiring a publicist for your novel. In the article it said, “But in a sea of authors, how will potential readers know about your book?” This comment really struck … Continue reading

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Word of Art 3D

I am SO PROUD to be sharing the news for the next Word of Art, our fabulous collaboration of authors and artists. This was a program I presented to the In Print board late 2013. They not only supported my dream of a collaboration, … Continue reading

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5 things I learned about an Author Platform

For the In Print meeting this past Saturday, Lisa Roettger had done a lovely job putting together a well-researched program on Author Platforms. Unfortunately, Lisa was unable to attend. Fortunately, IP President, Kristin Oakley, was able to step up and … Continue reading

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I write, therefore I am

I received my first check from Amazon. It’s official, I’ve been paid therefore I am a professional. Whoo-hoo, I’m a novelist! No, really, that’s very cool. Of course I’m not in it for the money. Yet. But I have to say that … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

Tomorrow, August 2, will mark TWO WHOLE MONTHS that my debut novel, Pocket Money, has been live.               Oh yeah, and also my thirtieth wedding anniversary.               Wait, … Continue reading

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