Sometimes we screw up and miss our goals. This is one of those times. Sorry, guys. At the beginning of the year and late last year, I had planned to release at least four books in 2018 (because of goals…Read more
If you started 2018 with the goal to finish writing a book, you’re not alone; thousands of would-be authors make that goal every January. Many fail – barely getting started, getting themselves bogged down in world building, or they instead…Read more
[Q&A] Interest in book one is low and I’m about to launch book two. How can I improve book one’s sales and awareness of my series?
Cecelia asked: I am ready to release Book 2 of a trilogy that I am writing. To generate interest in Book 1 of the trilogy I would like to give the ebook of book 1 away free. How can I…Read more
It’s a year since you pressed publish. As you check out the sales for the year, you’re happy with the sales you’ve had, but you know you could do better now you’ve had emails from your readers. You now know…Read more
Today I’ve started a new Youtube Series to help other fiction writers to get their stories written from idea to their end. I’d love to share it with you! What is it? Writing Stories: From Idea to the End…Read more
When I was in my teens, I had a few of The Common Kingdoms series books’ first, second and third drafts under my belt, so when I was seventeen and started researching and picking apart what successful authors were doing…Read more
Back when I was in college, I started planning a second series, but unlike my first, it was to be a quadrilogy. Despite having the discipline – eight completed stories under my belt of my main series – I still…Read more