Ahh, today is one of those joyous occasions where one of my precious darlings becomes a published author. Today is also one of those joyous occasions where another book I formatted gets published and I have rights to brag about my credits. Hooray, two reasons to party! Break out the cupcakes! (No, midnight is not too late to be eating cupcakes, thank you.)
This past month my dear friend and fellow Holy Worlder Faith Blum published her first book, A Mighty Fortress, the first in a series of Westerns. Naturally when she started planning a blog tour in honor of the occasion, I jumped … read more »
I’ve come to the conclusion that if the world is going to crumble into dystopia, it will be for lack of preparedness.
You think with all the dystopian novels floating around lately that people would have taken the hint. I mean, pretty much every teen on the planet has read The Hunger Games or some such thing. Why hasn’t the next generation taken it into their hands to prevent the collapse of society? This is our future; only we can change the tides of disaster. Why then do we persist in ignoring the growing problem all around us?
I’m not talking … read more »
I don’t claim to be an expert on book promotion. (When I am, you’ll know because my books will be at the top of the bestseller lists.) I do, however, consider myself to be very versed in the art of tweeting. (Practice makes perfect, and I have over 20,000 tweets.) I may not have yet mastered the art of combining tweeting with book promotion, but I have observed tweeting authors for long enough to learn a few tricks.
Namely what not to do.
Twitter is a great way to get me interested in your book. Basically you just have to act … read more »