How to Have an Effective Novel Brainstorming Session

How to Have an Effective Novel Brainstorming Session

 One questions I get asked a lot is how I get my ideas. I can’t really answer that because most come to me at the most random time. However, those ideas are usually vague story ideas. They’re not fully developed story lines. It takes brainstorming to come up with enough ideas to piece together to […]

Writing
Create a Writing Goal You Can Stick To

Create a Writing Goal You Can Stick To

 If you’re anything like me, you tend to set super high goals that are unrealistic and eventually end in frustration.  You know, like losing 20 lbs 3 days.  To be successful at anything you must be realistic in your goal setting which makes it important for all authorpreneurs to create a writing goal you can […]

Writing
RWA 2017

RWA 2017

 RWA 2017 finished Saturday, July 30th and I’m still riding a high from it. Although I spent the last two weeks sick and still don’t feel 100%. Too much excitement I guess. I was so annoyed that I felt too horrible to start re-writing my writing production and marketing plan. That’s how awesome this conference […]

Writing
10 Steps to Creating a Book Marketing Plan

10 Steps to Creating a Book Marketing Plan

You have your book written, and you’re ready to start creating a book marketing plan. Well, guess what. You’re late. You should have started your marketing plan the minute you started your book. But don’t worry. You’re starting now. Marketing the book is one of the less desirable activities of an author. Accounting is probably […]