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 … [Read more…]

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 … [Read more…]

Pro Tips

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. … [Read more…]

Pro Tips

This week I’m lucky to have Sara Jayne Townsend write the inaugural post for a new segment called Pro Tips. Here you’ll get advice from writers for writers, writers at heart, or anyone with a creative spirit. PRAISE VS. CRITICISM: WHY A WRITER NEEDS BOTH by Sara Jayne Townsend My writing group has a reputation … [Read more…]