Category Archives: Publishing

Writing a Book Blurb or How to Lose Your Mind Fast

The pain of writing a book blurb Writing a book blurb or description for book distribution sites such as Amazon, ibook, Kobo, etc. is a painful process for writers. You might as well ask us to stop writing. The process of distilling our 80K, 90K, 100K+ book into 100-150 words is impossible. Writing a book…

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Writing Tools Release Day

Announcing the release of Writing Tools: 26 Tips on How to Improve Your Writing: Writing and Marketing Better Books. Release day for Writing Tools When I accepted the task of participating in this year’s AtoZChallenge, I didn’t know what I faced. I almost didn’t enter, as I found out about the annual event at the…

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Publishing decision 2017 vs. 2011 #Throwback Thursday

It’s Throwback Thursday with an important publishing decision. It’s Throwback Thursday, and I’m republishing a blog I wrote in 2011. Yeah, that long ago, when making a publishing decision was almost a no-brainer—traditional publishing or this relatively new thing called self-publishing. Here’s the blog: I attended our monthly writers’ group meeting today. As always, I…

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