Five mistakes for new writers to avoid
Self-Publishing, Writing

Five mistakes for new writers to avoid…

If someone tells you that writing and publishing a book is easy and anybody can do it then they’re lying.  Ask someone who has released a book, traditionally or self-published, and they will tell you that there is a steep learning curve.  I promise every new writer out there – you will make mistakes when… Continue reading Five mistakes for new writers to avoid…

Critiquing with a pre-reader
Book Review, Self-Publishing

Critiquing with a pre-reader…

A good friend of mine who has been reading my work for the last few years, asked me the other day if she was too harsh in her critique of my work.  That caused me to think for a moment because as an independent writer, I do not have the luxury of having someone professional,… Continue reading Critiquing with a pre-reader…

Joining a social media challenge
Marketing

Joining a social media challenge…

This month I decided to try something out of my comfort zone, I joined an Instagram challenge.  For the record, I don’t have any abnormal fear of social media.  What I do have, like a lot of my fellow indie writers, is a lack of time.  Joining a challenge means making sure that you are… Continue reading Joining a social media challenge…