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I have my author friends who sell their books for less than $5...but pay $20 or $10 a day to have their books advertised on several sites. And I am like...really? Do you understand what you are…Continue
This is so important for every single author out there. And while many say they understand it, I don't know how many really do. It seems easy in theory, but it really isn't. It takes practice to…Continue
When you read about a leading character who..1) Is oh so great, and oh so wonderful, and oh so charming and oh so smart 2) Has done absolutely nothing wrong. 3) Is always a victim of someone. Or…Continue
I was wondering what kind of endings do you generally prefer for stories, both as readers and as writers. Continue
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My new single short story ''The Wannabe Author'' is ready and live on Amazon!
She works at an office.
She hates her job. Her boss. Her colleages. She dreams of becoming a best selling author and writes her first novel during her work hours.
She thinks all she needs is talent and makes one mistake after the other...come and meet...
The Wannabe Author....only aty $0.99! …Continue
Many authors choose to give their books for free. There are several reasons for that. Others do it because they want to give readers the chance to get familiar with their work before purchasing from them. Others do it because it gives them the chance to promote their work to many readers. And there are others who do it because they are not sure their work is good enough to be paid.
I have personally offered my book …Continue
I sit on the couch, but I don't feel it welcoming me. Photos everywhere of people I used to love in another lifetime. No photos of me, of course. Makes sense. Why look at the face of the man who left you every day?
It has been a year. More than a year actually. This is something I never did before. It shocked even me, guess I didn't know myself that well.
My lips form her name but no sound is made. I hope she will…Continue
Happy to announce that very soon, (early December) my new book will be ready and published in Amazon!
Hint 1: It will be a single short story (a sequel may follow).
Hint 2: It will be about a wannabe writer. I will show why and how the character decided to become a writer.
Hint 3: The story will be presented in a Bridget Jone's diary form.
Hint 4: It will be…Continue