Still loading….

Have you ever been stuck on a website when the content won’t load? That is kind of how I believe my year could be described. I was stuck on this “life page” and I couldn’t get past the loading sign. I tried and tried and tried… and failed and failed and failed. Then I tried some Read more about Still loading….[…]

CreateSpace’s secret menu: Hardcover

Original article posted on: http://shawnebell.com/createspaces-secret-hardover-option/ Thank you Shawn for the great article to share with the world! ——————- A lot of indie authors tend to be disheartened when fans or family members ask for a hardcover of their book and they have to tell them this isn’t an option with their distributor–CreateSpace. What if I was to Read more about CreateSpace’s secret menu: Hardcover[…]

March Update

It’s March… yeah, about that. I might’ve posted about the speed of time once… or twice… and maybe more, I stopped looking. But that is completely besides the point. I’m not going to tell you how unimpressed I am that time is not waiting for me. Nor will I tell you how displeased I am Read more about March Update[…]

5 Love Languages of a Writer

You might be familiar with Gary Chapman’s 5 Love Languages. The idea is that everyone can learn to speak(do) all of them, usually, but personally have one that’s dominant. And that is the way you most feel loved and give love. The five choices for love languages are: – Quality Time – Acts of Service – Read more about 5 Love Languages of a Writer[…]

The Teachable Spirit and the Writer

As a mom and homeschool teacher, I’m always on the word “teachable spirit” with my kids. When they are being obstinate or rude or just not listening, I have found myself saying, “Where is your teachable spirit?”So what does it mean to have a teachable spirit and how does it relate to writing? Oh boy, Read more about The Teachable Spirit and the Writer[…]

Latest releases you need to know about!

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted any of the latest releases that have come across my desk that I’m excited about. So, I thought I would just blanket blog all my fav releases from the past couple months. Bare with me, it’s going to be long because my peeps have been busy! First Read more about Latest releases you need to know about![…]

Pantser or Plotter?

If you’re a writer, I’m sure you’ve heard the term pantser or plotter. And if you have, you know that some people are definitely one and not the other. Sometimes it’s even difficult for the pantser to understand the plotter and vice verse. It’s is almost like two totally different languages! (Pantser refers to flying Read more about Pantser or Plotter?[…]

Writing Update

Ahhh, it’s been a couple weeks. It’s totally time for some writer accountability, don’t-cha-think? Pieces of Me – I’m excited to announce that after much thought and prodding from my beta readers, I’ve decided to pitch Pieces of Me to the big 6 5! Well really, an agent first then the big six. So look Read more about Writing Update[…]