How to automate selling your book(s) without a website

As a writer, you need to spend most of your time writing. Marketing daily can get in the way of your writing routine. Here is a way you can buy yourself more writing time while selling your book(s). It is for both one time author and the author who is eager to churn out books. […]

Write Tight: Dialogue Tags & Action Beats How to Use Them

Week 2 This week we continue with the Write Tight Series. Last week we looked at Unnecessary Words and this week we move on to dialogue tags and action beats. Let’s jump in. What are Dialogue Tags? Dialogue tags are used to attribute a line of dialogue to a character. Here is an example: “Gogo, […]

Being a Mother and Creative is a balancing act

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I will admit, I am not as graceful at stopping as the statement above may suggest. I kick and scream and try to see how far I can stretch not paying attention to the kids. Until I have the little one grab my leg, that’s usually the cue that I am bordering on child neglect. I then slink off and neglect the writing.

Rejection is Normal: Here’s How You Win!

“When you’re following your inner voice, doors tend to eventually open for you, even if they mostly slam at first.”― Kelly Cutrone This is a hard one. So in a quest to add to income streams through writing, your girl has been sending out sample articles to a few cool companies. And I haven’t heard anything […]