DIY Package Templates from Creative Indie Saved My Sanity

It’s not going to be a surprise when I say, I like to write.  But these days, being a writer also means that you need to tackle a host of other areas, such as marketing your books.  I’m learning the ropes of book marketing, but mostly just concentrating on writing. The first challenge I observed […]

Using Amazon to Market Your Books For You – Six Figure Author by Chris Fox

That’s my alternative title to Chris Fox’s Six Figure Author: Using Data to Sell Books: Write Faster, Write Smarter: Premise:  this book is largely about using Amazon’s algorithms because iBooks isn’t doing anything like this (yet).  What I really like about this book is the exercises.  (The featured robot image is from the word cloud […]

Writing a Fight Scene? Get it Right.

Write The Fight Right by Alan Baxter Who doesn’t love a little hand to hand combat? Problem is, if you’re not a brawler yourself, you could spend hours watching and re-watching television and movie fight scenes but still have difficulty describing it when it comes time to write your own. That’s where this little gem […]