Takeaways from the 2017 20 Books Vegas Conference

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The indie author community is strong and thriving! Do you have what it takes to make a living with your writing? Find out my takeaways from the 2017 20 Books Vegas Conference. In early November, my husband and I flew to Las Vegas to attend the first annual conference of the 20Booksto50K Facebook group. The first official [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Not Quit Writing

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Writing is tough enough on a good day. When you have a bad day, negative thoughts can spiral out of control. You may be tempted to give up, but do not quit writing! Faced with challenges, it seems like nothing goes your way. Rising expenses, a never-ending to-do list, a rude coworker, not enough time. The [...]

Self-Publish using Draft2Digital

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Why limit yourself to Amazon? Go wide with your distribution. Draft2Digital offers indie authors simple tools to publish books.

A Simple Way to Track Your Book Expenses

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You wrote a book! Congratulations, but you're not done yet. Indie authors are responsible for designing a cover, hiring a professional editor, and marketing. As you start to engage in these activities, it's a good idea to budget for and track your book expenses as you go. I offer a simple way to track your book expenses.

5 Reasons Why You Should Write a Book

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Ever considered writing a book? Here are 5 reasons why you should write a book. Go for it. Unleash your author. Don't wait for someday.

Are You Ready to Write a Book?

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Have you ever thought about writing a book? What's stopping you? Step out of your comfort zone; you may be surprised what you learn about yourself.

Writing a Book, But Short on Ideas?

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Want to write a book, but have no ideas? Tell your unique story. Get unstuck.

Dictation–Your Writing on Steroids

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Dictation is an excellent productivity hack for authors to use to quickly speak their writing and save time.

Signs You’re an eBook Author

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11 signs you're an e-book author. Got "insomn-idea-phoria"?

5 Self-Publishing Basics You Must Get Right

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Have you ever dreamed of being an author? Amazon has made it easier than ever to self-publish. Understand the basics and then get started on your book!