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!!”
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.
For the most part, I have a decent open percentage when it comes to my growing e-mail list. I feel I engage with my readers on a… Read more “Growing Pains…I Need Exposure”
I have been working on audio books the past few weeks. My second book in my series is already complete. My first book and third book are… Read more “Growing Pains…Audibles Are Awesome?”
A newbie author discusses writing contests and how they can improve the curse of writer’s block and writing in general.
I have a confession. I have been a terrible person this past week. I misbehaved and if I was working for a company, they would have fired… Read more “Growing Pains…Keeping Up With Your Work Through the Holidays”
I am no rich or famous author, not yet anyway. I still get excited seeing my ad on Walmart ebooks. I have the screenshot and I show… Read more “Growing Pains…Consistency is Key”
I have a confession, this is more to brag than to give advice. Well, I celebrate Christmas and given the holiday I spent a lot of my… Read more “Growing Pains…Emotional Support is Essential”
A newbie writer talks about advertising during the holiday season. What is the best time and how much?
A newbie author trying to figure out why her third book in her series isn’t selling as well as the first two. What is wrong with the advertising? Is it enough? Is she advertising the right way?