A number of authors have contacted me recently asking how I keep finding author events to attend. I'll admit, it's challenging and I'm by no means an expert. Just last month I was actively planning my calendar for the next year and noticed there were four main events that were already closed and wait listed.… Continue reading Finding Author Events
As many of you know, Secret Need's official release date is August 22nd. However, I went to the New England Author Expo last Wednesday and wanted to have some books available for the event. I decided to have a limited, pre-release edition printed up. There are only 15 copies of this special run and I'm… Continue reading Secret Need Pre-Release Contest
I'll admit it, I'm a cheerleader. Not the kind you remember from high school with the short skirts and pom-poms. No, I'm more of a cheerleader at life. I LOVE encouraging my friends in their endeavors. I'll happily comment on their wedding photos, coo at their baby pictures, and congratulate their job promotion announcements. When a… Continue reading Signal Boost!
Back at the beginning of May I participated in an online book fair hosted by Carol Davis called "Spring" into Reading. It was a lot of fun and I had a chance to meet many readers, as well as some fellow authors. One of those authors was Aaron Hubble. As we talked online, we discovered that… Continue reading Audio Interview with Aaron Hubble
Just a quick post today. I recorded the drawing for my digital ARC contest. Take a look! Hopefully it's not too cheesy...this was my first time ever recording myself and I was a little nervous. https://youtu.be/JphwcFiy6Kg
Let me tell you a little story about when I was a stockbroker. The company I was working for at the time was making a big push to gain greater market share. This primarily involved an emphasis on sales and a focus on increasing “wallet share” of large account holders. In order to make this… Continue reading Social Media and Marketing