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September 11, 2017
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Writing to Market Without Selling Out

Some writing thought leaders suggest authors who want to make their books more marketable consider “writing to market” for best results. Writing to market simply means […]
August 13, 2017
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The Importance of a Writers Network

Never underestimate the power of a personal writers network. These are your first, and perhaps your most loyal, fans. These are people who understand what drives you […]
June 12, 2017

Why Understanding Amazon’s Algorithm is Important for Your Book’s Rank

Last week I talked about how a negative review on Amazon can actually help sell books. This week I’m going to go more in-depth on Amazon’s […]
February 27, 2017
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What to Do With A Bad Review?

Bad reviews — every author gets one eventually. I didn’t expect to get one so soon, and so, well…bad. I have just published my first fiction […]
February 20, 2017
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My First Launch: By The Numbers

In this post series, I’m giving you a brief look into my first launch as an indie writer. As you can imagine, it required more hands-on work than traditional […]
February 12, 2017
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Inside My Indie Book Launch: Part Two

For those of you who haven’t experienced an indie book launch, yet, here’s a more in-depth peek into mine. When you’re ready to launch your book, take a page from […]
February 5, 2017
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Salt in the Blood – Inside My Indie Launch

My new supernatural mystery/horror novel, Salt in the Blood, launched last week! It’s a rush writing about my book here, almost like I’m my own celebrity. The […]
January 1, 2017
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What to Write in 2017

New Year’s resolutions: Most are compounded in a surfeit of sparkly-eyed impulsiveness brought on by a combination of alcohol and hubris. What results from unattainable goal-setting is […]
September 18, 2016

A Writer’s Guide to Fiverr

Fiverr is a fantastic resource for the self-published writer. But, you need to be very careful when dipping your toe into the sometimes muddy waters of low-cost […]
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