Your personal brand gives you a unique edge, helps you cater to your target audience and boosts your overall recognition.Read More
The publishing industry is a rodeo. Regardless of the “saddle” you choose, you will eventually find yourself on the ground and be faced with the choice: Will you get up, dust yourself off and try again? Will you ride despite the risks?Read More
If you’re like me, you don’t want to experience the heartbreak of having a breakup with your NaNoWriMo novel. By following these 5 steps, you’ll have a successful NaNoWriMo experience.Read More
Editing is an exhausting process.
To help me cope, I separated this tedious, but necessary, process into five, easy-to-manage steps, all of which lessened the chaos of proofing, connected grammar revisions to idea development and produced a clean, well-structured manuscript fit for a bookstore’s shelf.Read More
Nestled in the corner of my childhood bedroom is an antique wardrobe filled with handmade medieval dresses and sketches of Narnia (*cough* nerd). If the “geekdom” stopped there, I’d be able to hide it from visitors . . .Read More
Agents and publishers aren’t the formula of a bestselling book, rather they’re the projectors showing your masterpiece on an international screen. You are your book’s greatest advocate. Once you relinquish reliance on the standard system and fight to make your work an asset to the publishing industry, you find your place within it.Read More