pro tips


Hard Truths

Even though I’m an indie author, the search continues for a publisher to take on future works. There are a handful companies that have been around for a while that I would love to work with. Entangled Publishing and Lyrical Press are at the top of my list. They offer good contracts, royalties and distribution for their authors. Penner Publishing is a newcomer I’m keeping an eye on. The covers are pretty. The website is geared toward readers. They are […]


Pro Tips

I first subscribed to The Simple Dollar a few years ago as a much younger woman trying to get her finances in order. Since then, I’ve gotten out of debt, started investing and built a nest egg. It’s not an overnight process, but totally worth it. Being debt free also played into why I decided to self publish. Without the stress of student loans and MasterCard, I had enough money put aside to hire a fantastic editor and cover artist. […]


Pro Tips 2

I found this post at Romance University and had to share. RU has been around since 2009 aka forever in internet years. They are an excellent resource for those interested in writing in the Romance genre, or using romance tropes in other genre fiction. Over at RU, Kayelle Allen shares tips for promoting your books. Those who self-publish, or contract with small presses will have to do some heavy lifting in the promo department. Make it easier on yourself with […]