Valuable author marketing advice from my dear friend, Nando, over on Fight for Your Write today. Plus, he's funny. If you're struggling with your personal brand - or simply don't have one - this is the blog for you. via How to Create an Irresistible Author Brand in 3 Steps.
Some words of wisdom from Niki Venis on the Fight for Your Write blog yesterday. Thoughtful observations, serious encouragement, excellent suggestions, and, of course, a zombie or two. via On Writing: The Silver Lining.
My guest blog on writing with realistic expectations was posted to the Fictionista Workshop site. If you're hoping to publish your first novel or considering other options for your next book, maybe the words I shared will help. Writing with Realistic Expectations.
David J. Kirk, dear friend and author of Particular Stones, stopped by Fight for Your Write today and said a few words about small press publishing. Go check it out and join the conversation! via The Benefits of Small Press Publishing.
Did you know it's possible to buy your way onto the bestseller list? Yeah. We were appalled, too. Still, it's M's birthday, and I don't have anything better to get her... via J to tha M: Buying a Spot on Bestseller Lists.