I sent a query to an agent. I realized after I sent it that I didn’t mention anything about being self-published. It bothered me at first, but now it’s like, whatever. Does it really even matter? My first book bounces around in the top 100,000 on Kindle’s paid list. It’s better than the top 500,000, right?
Today I want to talk about writing conferences. Two things to know before you go: Are they worth the money? Will the information they provide help my writing? Unfortunately, the only way to answer those questions is to go and find out for yourself. Everyone is different. This is just my opinion/review of the conference
If your query sucks the agent will not read your pages.
I’ve been an indie author for just over a year now. I’ve sent 4 books into the world and I’ve learned a few things along the way. Recently, people have asked me about my experiences in self-publishing so I thought I’d share some insight. I’m a workshop and conference junkie. I attend them in person
When I was fourteen I knew everything. I’d seen everything. I was right about everything. You couldn’t tell me anything. When I was twenty-four I was wrong about everything. I screwed up everything. You couldn’t get me to believe in anything. When I was thirty-four I figured out some things. I saw some things. Learned
Cover reveal for The Illusion of Ecstasy, the next dose in the Thizz series! Cover Design: Indie Solutions by Murphy Rae Add it to your Goodreads: http://bit.ly/29CwPzi Amazon Pre-order: Coming soon! Synopsis: When Dani discovered the cash hidden in her attic, she had no idea the problems it would bring. With the help of the
My biggest downfall is marketing. Myself to be exact. Which is ironic since my day job is in, you guessed it, marketing. Promotional Marketing. So, why can’t I market myself? I must totally suck at my job. As far as marketing my book, I’ve done Facebook Ads, Kindle Ads, Promos, Giveaways, I post on blogs,
I’ve heard the term Wattpad blowing in the wind for some time now. One of my favorite author people – Colleen Hoover – put a book on a Wattpad for free. Thought it was cool. Fast forward to last night. I was thinking about my novella. I wrote it for charity. I wanted to offer
I wrote a novella that was going to be part of an anthology for charity, but it fell through. I love the story so much I decided to publish it anyway. The theme of the anthology was a flamingo. During my research on flamingos – I found that in some circles it represents swingers. So,