Do you want to take time off for vacation this summer without pulling out your hair thinking, “I don’t want to be posting, marketing, and checking email every day”? If so, I have 3 tips that I want to share with you that can make you enjoy the most out of your vacation. I just returned from vacation […]
I love to travel, but I don’t necessarily enjoy the packing. Who else can relate to that? Recently we were getting ready to go away for a weekend in the mountains and I posted on my personal Facebook page how I love to travel, but I don’t love to pack. I actually dread packing. I […]
Speakers, are you using this strategy at live events? Recently, I was speaking at PENCON 2016 and there was something I noticed in the sessions I attended. There was one mistake I saw may of the speakers making. Therefore, I wanted to share this tip with you today.
Over the past several years, I have often talked about setting goals and pursuing your dreams. However, deep down, I hate change. This is a lifelong thing for me, with really bad side effects. Most notably, that I often get stuck in a rut instead of making much needed changes. Especially when it comes to […]
Sometimes we just need to step back and see the big picture. I went on a hike in Eagle, Colorado with my husband. And on this trail, you can get very focused on your feet (the dirty trail) and miss the big picture. Sometimes that happens in life as well.
This month, on April 29, 2015, I will turn 40. Yep, the BIG 4-0. And to celebrate, I have decided to write a few posts about the number 40. This is the first one…40 things you don’t know (or might not know) about me. You can read my official about page here, but I had more fun […]
In this post, you’ll learn about the power of Goodreads as well as how to set up your Goodreads author profile and get started. Goodreads is a popular platform authors can use to market their books. However, I know many authors who have not even set up the basics on Goodreads to increase their exposure on this popular site for readers.
In this particular post, we are going to cover two successful eBook pricing strategies for authors that have a series. A common question that authors ask is how you should price your books. There is a lot of great advice on the topic and can vary greatly depending on your niche and your goal. Although these examples are […]
The end of the year is the perfect time to reflect back on all you have accomplished. Shelley and I have been doing that. So in this post, I wanted to share some of our successes with you. Things we have accomplished in 2014 Shelley established Body and Soul Publishing LLC You can read more […]
Can you believe the year is almost over? Shelley and I have been reviewing everything we’ve done this year, and one thing I always like to look at is our top blog posts. We value our followers and strive to share valuable information with you. One year ago today, I shared our top ten blog posts […]