Monthly Archives: February 2014

BOAW: The Beauty of A Body in Motion

Today, I’m participating in August McLaughlin’s Beauty of a Woman Blogfest (BOAW). It’s a celebration of  beauty and/or beauty and sexuality, however you define it! ********* For too long beauty required a number on the scale and a specific size of clothing. … Continue reading

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Book Reviews: First of Her Kind and Death’s Dream Kingdom

For February, I’d like to showcase two uber talented indie authors that are on my authors to watch list. Because I expect more and more great things from both of them! K.L. Schwengel crafts a beautiful page-turner with her debut … Continue reading

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Last Week’s Events and Such

Feb 8th from 10 am to 3 pm, I was with the CAPA authors at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, CT. This required rising at 6:30 am. An incredible feat for nocturnal me. Mom and I drove up to the … Continue reading

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Tackling Self Doubt

I wish I could say it gets easier. That you reach a point where it goes away. But no matter where you are on the path to publication, there is self doubt. I faced it when querying,  indie publishing, and … Continue reading

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How to Set Up Author Events

  1) Create a marketing plan for you book that explains your target audience and lists places you can have events that will reach those people. I suggest using Jennifer Fusco’s Market or Die series. Read all three of the … Continue reading

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Oops it’s Thursday!

Sorry for the delay in posting this AM. Did you ever know it was Wednesday but forget the significance of Wednesday being that you need to draft a blog post for Thursday? I could blame the migraine on Tuesday. Every … Continue reading

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Audiobook, and Group Author Events, and Sequel’s Outline, Oh My!

Six Train’s Audiobook Big news of the month, I decided to do an audiobook for The Six Train to Wisconsin. I’ve put out a call for female narrators on ACX. Payment will be a royalty split. If you or someone … Continue reading

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