Christmas Gifts for Writers (and other hard-to-buy-for people)

Christmas Gifts for Writers (and other hard-to-buy-for people)

Momentary panic set in this past weekend when I came across a count-down-to-Christmas clock on a website. I don’t know what date I THOUGHT it was but seeing that Christmas was about two weeks away made me freak out—just a little bit.

NOVEMBER WRITER'S FORUM

NOVEMBER WRITER'S FORUM

FEATURED ARTICLES:

The Big Picture – Treating Your Writing Like a Business

KDP Books Unavailable to International Readers

2019 - November Writers' Forum -- all the indie pub news you need to know.

Naming Your Characters

Naming Your Characters

Naming Your Characters - Writing Advice from Authors Kristin Oakley and Valerie Biel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October Writers' Forum

October Writers' Forum

FEATURED ARTICLES: 

The Writing-Marketing Balance

Amazon’s Review Rules

Writing Conferences: Why You Should Attend - Kristin A. Oakley

Writing Conferences: Why You Should Attend - Kristin A. Oakley

Welcome back to author Kristin A. Oakley with her take on Writers Conferences.

September Writers' Forum

September Writers' Forum

FEATURED ARTICLES:

The 2018 September Writers' Forum --The Publishing News You Need to Know Log Line – Pitching your book in one sentence.

CreateSpace Update

Nonfiction & Fiction Book Proposals (YES! FICTION!)

Nonfiction & Fiction Book Proposals (YES! FICTION!)

This year I completed my first nonfiction book proposal, and I realized how intimidating the process might be for someone who is not familiar with the componen

The Greatest American Hero by Bonniejean Alford

The Greatest American Hero by Bonniejean Alford

In a piece written in the style of her memoir, Bonniejean Alford boldly explores the role “heroes” have as inspiration on her journey to inspire.

The Greatest American Hero

By bonniejean alford, Creative Communication Strategist | Word Artist | Speaker

This year, I received an amazing gift from the universe: the honor of meeting one of my childhood heroes via video chat. Truthfully, a dear friend granted me this gift for my birthday in February. What a nice surprise!

Hybrid Publishing by Kristin A. Oakley

Hybrid Publishing by Kristin A. Oakley

Charles Dickens, Beatrix Potter, Marcel Proust, and Edgar Allan Poe were self-published authors. Charles Dickens, Beatrix Potter, Marcel Proust, and Edgar Allan Poe all self-published their books. If you're planning to do the same, you're in good company. Today you can publish your manuscript with just the click of a button but be sure to research your options first.

 

 

August Writers' Forum

August Writers' Forum

FEATURED ARTICLES:

CreateSpace Says Goodbye &The 2018 August Writers' Forum --The Publishing News You Need to Know

Critical of Vanity Press? How Big Publishing is Cashing In

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