500 top authors line up for new attack on Amazon over ‘book monopoly’ claim: Curated Post

The world of book publishing has been in a state of rapid fluctuation over the past ten years. That means that as authors, we need to keep a constant eye on all available options and be open-minded about what so many possibilities could mean for our books. While it’s no secret that Amazon has been … More 500 top authors line up for new attack on Amazon over ‘book monopoly’ claim: Curated Post

Book Summaries: The One Mistake (Almost) Every New Author Makes

This is a detail that seems almost not worth mentioning, but when looking through books from independent or self publishers, and some small press works, there is one glaring problem that keeps me (and many other potential readers) from giving it a try. People might see your book, pick it up, and then decide to … More Book Summaries: The One Mistake (Almost) Every New Author Makes

It’s June!

Aaaand, it’s June! A great month to finish that novel and get those writing muscles back in gear! I’m busy this week with Book-In-A-Week, where I’m writing a story about a girl who gets kidnapped by gypsies (no idea where that’s going, but I’m hoping to tie it into another novel I’m trying to finish), doing … More It’s June!

I’m Done! Now What?: Writing Contests

Hello, and welcome to the final section in our three-part “Now What?” series looking at options for publication. So far we’ve covered both indie and traditional publishing, and today we’re going to look at something that’s a little different: writing contests. There are many contests out there year-round that offer publication, publicity and money as … More I’m Done! Now What?: Writing Contests

Up and Running!

Finish That Novel is live at last! Not too much material (yet!), though hopefully that should change soon. So, who’s ready to finally finish that novel? Please check out my resources section to find all sorts of tools to help you through your writing journey, no matter where you’re at–books, software, awesome links, etc! And … More Up and Running!