Why President Obama Reads Books


    It is so true that a reader’s takeaway is very individual. We all get something different from the books we read. Mainly because it connects back to our personal experiences, both positive and negative. Some people choose the act of reading as an escape from their daily life, or for pure entertainment, or … Continue reading Why President Obama Reads Books

Must-Do Actionable Marketing Tips for Self-Published Authors


  Indie Authors! This is for you. Find my guest post about how to leverage your Indie Power at thebookdesigner.com.   WHAT?? You didn’t know you had any Indie Power?? Head over to Joel Friedlander’s site, The Book Designer, for my article on how self-published authors need to recognize the robust “marketing staff” they already … Continue reading Must-Do Actionable Marketing Tips for Self-Published Authors

Indie Bookstores Are Like Cheers Minus the Beer


Small Business Saturday, the day after Black Friday, and two days before Cyber Monday, is a relatively new national campaign to drive business to stores once known as Mom & Pop Shops. While we think of Black Friday as the day to shop department store deals and Cyber Monday as a day to shop online … Continue reading Indie Bookstores Are Like Cheers Minus the Beer

Shop Indie Bookstores on Small Business Saturday!


  Hey Shoppers!  Tomorrow is Small Business Saturday and to support indie bookstores, I will be working as an honorary bookseller at two local bookstores! I can point you in the direction of some of my favorite reads. I would mention them here, but now you’re probably burning with curiosity and so you’ll just have … Continue reading Shop Indie Bookstores on Small Business Saturday!