On the day after Christmas in 2017, it felt as though my life was destined to change forever. And it was! But not in the ways I might have anticipated.
Sometimes a book launch doesn't go as planned, but there's no need to fret.
Ekta Garg explores The Ancestor by Danielle Trussoni to develop an understanding of mood: what it is, how we can develop it, and how we can maintain that moodiness throughout our manuscripts.
Where are our prospective readers, and how can we reach them? We explore in this morning's meditation, exploration, and affirmation.
Querying. The word alone is enough to have some writers retreating into their shells, but to those outside the writing community, it's a topic with which few have any familiarity. So let's talk querying today---not the hows, per se, but the what, the why, and how it's going in my own querying journey for the… Continue reading Let’s Talk Querying!
Stop promoting. Start connecting. Dan Blank's human-centered approach to marketing has helped countless writers forge lasting impressions, and in this episode, he guides listeners through his philosophy to help us do the same.
This manuscript has been through countless drafts, through innumerable shifts in emphasis, POV, genre. But today, after the most substantial rewrite yet, I can say it's closer than ever to being exactly where it needs to be. What started as a capital-R romance on a cranberry farm in northern Wisconsin has become more sure of… Continue reading When The Stars Conspire
Folks, the time has come for a year-end sale. From now through December 31st, signed copies of all of my novels are 15%+ off, and I've lowered the free shipping threshold for shipments within the U.S. as well! If you've been after signed copies of any of my novels---or if the readers in your life… Continue reading All Signed Copies Now 15%+ Off!
The EMPATHY series has just added another event to its fall lineup. On Saturday, September 28th from 2 - 6 p.m., I'll be at Fireman's Park in Columbus, Wisconsin with dozens of other exhibiting authors and artists. So come pay me and other area authors and artists a visit! We can chat all things sci-fi… Continue reading Oddtoberfest, Here We Come!
Summer is (almost) here. It's time to start reading like it! That's why I'm offering 15% off (to everyone) plus free shipping (to U.S. addresses) on signed copies of Imminent Dawn and Mourning Dove! So how can you take advantage of these savings and get your hands on signed copies of the series readers are likening to a… Continue reading EMPATHY Series Savings: 15% Off + Free Shipping on Signed Copies