I am realistic. I will not make money to live on my writing…not right away. Hopefully one day. I am learning quick, and I will learn more. Until I find the right formula, I need to do what I can.
This short story is about a neighborhood that is having a problem with a thief. At first, a quirky neighbor collects their trash, they have few issues… Read more “The Trash Collector by Monica Shaughnessy”
I just finished reading this short story by David Duane Kummer. According to him, it is out of his genre; partly why I wanted to read it.… Read more “Beautiful Tears by David Duane Kummer”
I just started the second story in my three book novelette!! For those of you who read the first chapter of Wendy’s song, what did you think?… Read more “Hey everyone, welcome!!”
A newbie author and her growth in engaging her audience. She realizes that there is more than Facebook to capture readers.
A newbie author gives a few red flags to readers on what to look for when scammers come knocking on the email door.
A newbie author explains what to do after collecting email addresses for a readers list. Many don’t know what to do, here is something to get you started.
A newbie author thinks she is promoting herself the right way then realizes she is not showing her books or links on her own pages or email lists. Epic Fail!
A newbie author and her secrets to overcoming overwhelm. She fights daily tasks and tries to find ways to defeat complicated chores without feeling intimidated.
A newbie author discusses forbidden words used in novels that editors don’t like. Some writers like breaking the rules but be careful using non-sense words too often.
A newbie’s author and her frustrations with friends and acquaintances asking questions about her journey as an author. She answers the ignorant questions posed to her in a venting article that comes on a weekly basis from those that show little support.
Yes, I admit it, I am falling into the bad habits of yesterday. Honestly I can’t say last year. I haven’t been around that long. I can… Read more “Growing Pains…Falling Into Old Habits”
I have been working on my brand for a little while now. I work on growing my email list, engaging in that audience, and getting to know… Read more “Growing Pains…When Your Social Media/ Facebook Live Tanks”
A newbie writer gets her comments back from her editor. Her ending needs an overhaul, her sub-plots and mini twists are confusing and now she questions her skills as a writer.
Information on the types of editors available are in this article.