Please Don’t Be Alarmed By What I’m About To Tell You


Just because I could not find my writing mug this morning (the one I’ve used every single morning of my writing days — not my entire writing life — only those days (years) during which I’ve been writing my current WIP, even that really dark year when I thought it was all a big waste … Continue reading Please Don’t Be Alarmed By What I’m About To Tell You

Goodreads Has Not-So-Good News for Indie Authors


Anyone familiar with my book marketing coaching for indie authors, knows that I love Goodreads. After all, Goodreads has been critical to the success of many self-published authors who want to get their books noticed in a very crowded playing field. Indie authors know this site is a great place to interact with readers. I … Continue reading Goodreads Has Not-So-Good News for Indie Authors

Do You Know What This Means: Die Erinnerungsbox


If you know what Die Erinnerungsbox means, then I’ve got some exciting news! If you don’t, I still have exciting news! The German translation rights for The Memory Box have just been bought! Isn’t that fabelhaft! It will be published by Edition M and released in Fall 2018. I’m so aufgeregt! I know some of … Continue reading Do You Know What This Means: Die Erinnerungsbox

Bookbaby’s Inaugural Independent Authors Conference is in the Books


What a weekend! Bookbaby’s inaugural Indie Authors Conference, which took place in Philadelphia this past weekend, was a big success. On Saturday, I spoke to the attendees about¬†how to give their books the best chance for success by releasing the strongest book they could, ¬†maximizing all their opportunities, and to be ready to launch firing … Continue reading Bookbaby’s Inaugural Independent Authors Conference is in the Books