Tag Archive | author platform

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays to all my readers! I’ll be out of touch for the next couple of weeks, so I wanted to take this opportunity to wish you all the best during this holiday season. I’ll be back in the New Year with big news, including the cover reveal for Sanyare: The Last Descendant, a brand […]

I’m a Signatory to the Ethical Author Code

There’s a lot of talk online lately about the role of authors, and their behavior online, especially when it comes to responding to negative reviews. As a human being, I can’t imagine how these authors can look themselves in the mirror after some of the things they’ve done, like literally stalking a reader who wrote, “I think this […]

Tagline Madness – and a poll!

As noted previously, I will be attending the Southern California Writers’ Conference in Newport Beach in September. I’m starting to prepare for the conference, sending in my advance reader submission and thinking about the materials I want to bring with me. As a result, I realized I needed a catchy tagline for SANYARE, a one-sentence hook that […]

The future is coming. What do you see?

In the digital age, how will our stories be told? Last week, I read a blog post by Hugh Howey — the bestselling author of the Silo Series and a thought leader for indie and hybrid authors around the world — about the future of e-books and reading technology. To summarize, he believes we’ve only scratched the surface of […]

Help Wanted! Beta Readers Needed!

I’m more than halfway done with my first edits, which means I’m ready to start looking for beta readers for SANYARE.  I have a few people in mind, but I’m hoping to find five people to provide detailed, critical feedback on the story. What is a beta reader? What do they have to do? Definition […]

Another Tiny Goal Achieved

Version 1.0 of ‘About the Author’ is published! Check it out and let me know what you think.  If you have suggestions, I’d be happy to hear them!