An Open Invitation to all Indie Authors

I am one of the millions of indie authors out there fighting for shelf space in an already incredibly saturated market. It is controlled by book publishers who have the financial ability to spread the...

Why Book Trailers Matter

Making a book trailer is no easy feat, but to stay competitive in a highly saturated book market it needs to be done. Recently, Tara Lynne Groth of Write Naked found my book trailer on Google+ and con...

WIR — DAVID SEDARIS

What I’m Reading: “When You Are Engulfed in Flames” by David Sedaris. This man needs no introduction obviously, so why it took me so long to find his work is beyond me. Given to me b...

Why I’m Publishing with IngramSpark

  When I started thinking about writing this article I googled CreateSpace vs. IngramSpark and found an awesome blog post about the pros and cons of each. So rather than duplicate what’s al...

101 Queries and a Marketing Plan

When I hit a 101 sent queries I stopped. The past two months have been an emotional roller coaster with high highs, low lows, and whole a lot of talking myself off a ledge. Over the course of weeks, a...