Finding Time to Write an E-book
Mаnу writеrѕ and аѕрiring authors ѕау that they juѕt dоn’t hаvе the timе thаt thеу need tо finiѕh (оr even ѕtаrt) thеir bооk. Here are some tips to help you find time to write your book (and yes, it is possible)!
How to Create an Amazon Book Cover Using Canva
I'm roughly 80 percent done with a book of poems that I plan to publish using Amazon. The last time I did this was about three years ago, and my book garnered me a few thousand dollars. I've stopped trying to sell that book or market it heavily because I grew tired of it, and then I started hating it. With time comes growth, and artistically speaking, I usually don't love my old pieces of writing.
Colleen Hoover: A deep dive into the controversial author's world
Colleen Hoover, a renowned American author, has made significant waves in the realm of young adult and new adult fiction. Celebrated for her gripping narratives, she has become a staple in many readers' libraries. However, her works have not been without controversy. Critics have often raised concerns about elements in her books that seemingly romanticize domestic abuse, physical violence, and female submission.
Q&A With Michelle Ian - Author of The Dominant One
(This post includes affiliate links if you purchase anything through these affiliated links, the author may earn a commission.) Michelle Ian, a proud native of New England and a self-proclaimed horror fanatic, delves fearlessly into the depths of suspense, thrillers, and the eerie arts. In her spare time, she diligently sharpens her skills as a creative writer, aspiring to breathe life into three-dimensional, emotionally resonant characters who will captivate readers and lead them on unforgettable journeys. You can also find her at...
The Process of Writing an E-book
Anyone can sit down and write an ebook. Most people write in common computer applications such as Microsoft Word. Select your favorite format and layout for your documents. Don’t forget chapters, headings, and introductions. Many e-book writers add anecdоtеѕ, tеѕtimоniаlѕ, or рhоtоgrарhѕ, whiсh you can also add to your book.
Navigating Book PR: Pro Tips from Experts
PART ONE: Navigating Book Promotion: Expert Tips from PR Pros. In the ever-evolving world of book publishing, bringing your literary masterpiece to the forefront and connecting with readers can be a daunting task. As an aspiring author with a heartfelt story to share, I understand the challenges of navigating through the vast landscape of book promotion.
Author Adrienne Alexander Pens Children's Book, "Don't Touch My No No Parts".
On March 31, 2023, President Joseph Biden issued A Proclamation on National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, 2023. Within the first paragraph, it states," Freedom from sexual assault is a basic human right. Yet tens of millions of Americans –- our family and friends, colleagues, neighbors, and classmates –- carry the trauma of sexual assault with them." Author and Publicist Adrienne Alexander wants to do her part in combating this ongoing issue by penning the children's book "Don't Touch My No No Parts".
Unleashing Inner Power: Sylvia O'Connor's Empowering Quest to Overcome Adversity and Find Success
A Remarkable Journey of Resilience and Transformation. Sylvia O’Connor's incredible life story cannot be encapsulated in a single snapshot; it unfolds as an inspiring motion picture, with each scene leading to the next with unwavering determination. She epitomizes the timeless adage, "It is never too late." After dedicating thirty years to her chosen profession, Sylvia fearlessly embarks on a new career path, establishing her own company, Sylvia O’Connor SOAR LLC. Recently featured in Hustle Weekly, this visionary trailblazer is set to revolutionize public speaking and inspire others with her motivational prowess.
Empowering Dreams: Natisha DuPree Bossie Seeks Support to Attend SC Women's Empowerment Conference
In a heartwarming tale of determination and resilience, Natisha DuPree Bossie, an aspiring author and former foster child, is harnessing the power of crowdfunding to make her dream a reality. With an unwavering passion for writing and a desire to empower others, Natisha is seeking support via GoFundMe to attend the highly anticipated 2023 SC Women's Empowerment Conference. The funds raised will be used to purchase book inventory, banners, signs, provide transportation, and cover room and board expenses for this transformative journey.
Novelist to Film Writer
Krista Cagg comes forward about her struggles and announces that some of her work might be set for the silver screen. In her post on Indie Gogo (found here), the cartoonist-turned-author-turned-ghostwriter gives insight into her journey from artist to author, sharing with her readers the diagnosis of an Essential Tremor that took away her ability to create the art she once love, and her determination to stay true to her craft during the pandemic–even if she had to work a little sideways to do it.
Martin Salama's "Worrier to Warrior" Hits Amazon's Best Seller List, Celebrated with Times Square Billboard Campaign
Brooklyn, NY – Martin Salama, a highly regarded author, and expert in personal development, is thrilled to announce the tremendous success of his latest book, "Worrier to Warrior: 7 Steps to Uncover the Warrior Within and Live an Incredibly Full Life!" The book has achieved a remarkable feat by soaring to the top of the Amazon Best Seller List as a hot new release and securing the coveted #1 position in the categories of Anger Management and Religious Leadership.
Cormac McCarthy: A Brief Memoriam
Cormac McCarthy was an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. He is best known for his Western and post-apocalyptic novels, which are characterized by their graphic violence, sparse use of punctuation, and poetic prose.
Q&A with Illinois Artist and Author William Nichols
(This post includes affiliate links if you purchase anything through these affiliated links, the author may earn a commission.) Emeritus Professor of Art, University of Wisconsin.
Terrance Bell: Unleashing Passions and Entrepreneurial Spirit in Books, Music, and Mobile Business
Terrance Bell, a Texas native and accomplished serial entrepreneur, is set to unveil his latest endeavors to the world on June 2. Known for his diverse range of talents and ventures, Bell is a civil engineer, gospel recording artist, producer, songwriter, and author. His three passions—books, music, and the mobile business—will take center stage as he introduces his book, music album, and a groundbreaking mobile veterinarian clinic called GeoVet Animal Care.
Martin Salama’s New Book on How to Overcome Worry and Live a More Joyful Life will be Available on June 14th
Brooklyn, NY – Bestselling author Martin Salama is releasing his new book on how to overcome worry and live a more joyful life. After 2 ½ years of working on this project, Salama is celebrating the release of "Worrier to Warrior: 7 Steps to Uncover the Warrior Within and Live an Incredibly Full Life!" with a billboard feature in New York City’s Times Square on June 14, 2023. Salama will be joined by friends, family, and a select group of authors.
Creating a Buzz on Social Media Before Your Book is Launched
This article was published by the Writer's Digest. We are in an exciting age of publishing where authors can take control of their story and act as the writer, publisher, and even marketer for their book. As a new author, my focus was putting my heart and soul into my writing; however, through my journey of launching my memoir Breaking Vases, I learned that finishing the manuscript is only 50% of the work. The other 50% is promoting the book. When it comes to advertising, social media is one of the most powerful avenues available and provides us meaningful ways to engage with readers and generate anticipation for our work.
Reshaping Corporate Culture: Author/Leadership Expert Kyle McDowell and Begin With We
Tampa, FL–Kyle McDowell, who spent 30 years leading thousands at massive companies like UnitedHealth Group, General Dynamics Information Technology, and CVS Health, has released Begin With We: 10 Principles for Building and Sustaining a Culture of Excellence. The book delves into ten “WE”-based leadership principles designed to help leaders of all levels energize apathetic teams and foster greater trust, authenticity, and productivity.
Meet Cultural Journalist, Digital Copywriter, and Spoken Word Poet, Lola Rosario
I met Lola on the Medium writing platform in January 2022. Lola describes herself as a proud, Afro-Puerto Rican feminist activist, whose work is largely influenced by her rich culture. Unapologetically bold, Lola’s writing is an unforgiving weapon against social injustices such as violence against women, gentrification, and colonization (to name a few). As a digital copywriter, Lola works with clients in offering her signature ‘swapping clichés for an unapologetically bold copy.’
Former Mrs. America Turned Speaker & Author Passes Away
Former Mrs. America Sheri-Rose Shepherd who inspired so many with her message of hope & positivity died yesterday. She was 61 years old. Her team of supporters on her very active Facebook page announced it yesterday.