One of the most inspiring posts I see on my many author forums is when someone takes the time to share their story. Each Friday, I'm going to feature a different indie author to help inspire all of you!
Hi All! Have you heard of Reedsy? I have, a million times, but I never got around to checking out their site. BIG MISTAKE This site is a treasure trove of information, FREE webinars, AND features a marketplace where you can find editors, cover designers, and other professionals to help get your book out there. … Continue reading How much does it cost to self-publish your book?
In my book, I talk a bit about the good old days when you could just post your book on Amazon or another retailer, schedule a few newsletter swaps and your book would sell. This is no longer the case. Unfortunately, you've got to learn ads. I just started Mark Dawson's Ads for Authors course, … Continue reading 5 Day Amazon Ad Profit Challenge
I'm a member of multiple self-publishing forums. Writing is a very solitary endeavor, and I find it very helpful to have a place to go to "talk shop" and commiserate with other authors. These places are a wealth of useful information. However, at times they are also places where misinformation can spread like wildfire. At … Continue reading A Little Clarity on Exclusivity and KDP Select
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Hello fellow Indies! Welcome to my brand new site. As some of you read in my last post, I've decided to shift focus away from writing for children, to writing for indie authors! I'm happy to report that my book, Self-Publishing Your Books: A Beginner's Resource Guide will be available very soon. As of yesterday … Continue reading Self-Publishing Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them
Learning about self-publishing can feel like wading through an endless sea of information... Many successful indie authors and experts share their tips and strategies across various platforms… …Trust me, I'm grateful to them.However, the process of learning effective marketing, growing your audience, and becoming successful can all seem overwhelming when you don't even know how … Continue reading I Self-Publish My Books! (You Can Too)
Turn and face the strange... That's not something I like doing. However, I've been gifted a bit more time these days to think and organize myself. I've been thinking hard about my goals as an author and the direction I want to head. A little over a year ago, (might actually be two years) I … Continue reading Ch- Ch- Ch- Changes – Big Announcement
Guys, I have two little boys and the world of Pokémon has entered my life full force. Of course, it was my 7-year-old that first discovered the magic and wonder of all that is Pokémon through Netflix. My 4-year-old quickly followed and convinced all of his little pre-school friends that PJ Masks were out, and … Continue reading How to Play Pokemon… A Crash Course for Desperate Parents