Authors willing and able to communicate one-on-one may find that their time invested in engaging with readers has a powerful and lasting impact.Read More
"Authors who want to engage their readers do so. Those who don't, don't." Those were my words during a recent discussion of what publishers might do help authors connect with their readers.Read More
Publishing is a business viewed through the Lens of Many Misconceptions. Here I provide seven insights into the publishing world that every new author should know.Read More
"D- - n, d- -n, the author & publisher I say!" You're looking at a well-known sketch from 1807. What? You don't want your readers to react in that way? I should hope not. Here to help are seven tips toward better writing that I presented as a lightning talk at C14 OakTable World Las Vegas – an event sponsored by the OakTable Network and held in conjunction with the IOUG's Collaborate14 conference.Read More
Posting a review on Amazon.com is one of the nicest things you can do for an author when you read a book and like it, or find value in its content. Positive reviews drive sales and have direct bearing on an author's willingness and even ability to create more of the content that you like and benefit from.Read More
Here is a combination tutorial and example book proposal that I've created to help aspiring authors clearly communicate their vision for books they plan to write.