Laina Turner, Author
L.C. Turner, Author

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Setting Author Goals to Reach Your Writing Dreams
Setting Author Goals to Reach Your Writing Dreams

It’s the time of year where we reflect on what happened in the previous and get excited about setting new author goals and resolutions. Planner sales skyrocket, people, make vision boards, and we’re all excited about what’s to come. The year ahead has unlimited potential and man we’re going to crush it. We hit Jan […]

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What Inspires Me
What Inspires Me

I came across a similar post the other day, and I enjoyed reading what her inspirations were. So much so that I decided to write my list. As I was writing it, I realized that I don’t always pay attention to the things that do lift me up and give me inspiration. The renewed energy […]

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How to Create Your Self-Publishing Production Schedule
How to Create Your Self-Publishing Production Schedule

What’s on your self-publishing production schedule? I’ve talked before that part of being a professional writer meant you needed to show up every day (thanks, Steven Pressfield). Showing up every day ready to work your tail off means you need a plan. You need a self-publishing production schedule. You also must hold yourself accountable. Unless […]

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New Release! The Angry Cowboy. A Clean, Small Town Romance.
New Release! The Angry Cowboy. A Clean, Small Town Romance.

In this clean, small town romance, Chance Gallagher, a man accustomed to walking life’s path with his twin brother Cole, faces a crossroads when Cole pulls out of their shared plans for another Habitat for Humanity trip. Stuck in a small town he’s been itching to leave, Chance grapples with his frustration and loneliness. Lucia […]

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The Power of Affordable Author Coaching: Elevate Your Writing and Boost Book Sales
The Power of Affordable Author Coaching: Elevate Your Writing and Boost Book Sales

Want to be a published author or elevate your author career? Author coaching might be for you. In the vast and ever-evolving landscape of the book world, aspiring authors often find themselves facing numerous challenges. From crafting compelling books to navigating the intricate process of publishing and marketing, the journey of a writer isn’t an […]

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Write Compelling Back Cover Copy
Write Compelling Back Cover Copy

You must write compelling back cover copy if you want to sell books. It’s your elevator speech, your sales pitch. It’s the brief 200 words snapshot telling your potential reader all the exciting things your books contain. It’s a short couple of paragraphs, along with your book cover, that motivates someone to click the buy […]

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