Monthly Archives: September 2013

Book Publishing Options for Authors

As an author, deciding how to best get your book published can be a challenging and stressful decision. That is because, unlike years ago when an aspiring author wrote a manuscript, got an agent and found a traditional publishing house … Continue reading

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Florida Authors and Publishers Association Ed-U-Conference a Success

The recent Florida Authors and Publishers Association (FAPA) annual Ed-U-Conference in Daytona Beach, Florida on September 20-21 that I just attended was a great opportunity for authors who want to self publish. Not only did like-minded authors and publishers have … Continue reading

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Writing Quotes – Henry Miller

Every author has a goal in mind when they sit down to write. Their motivation may include any number of things – money, fame, self-satisfaction, an opportunity to learn something new, a chance to give back their expertise or just to … Continue reading

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EBook Sales Still Strong in United States

Various studies indicate that the sale of eBooks continue to remain a large percentage of total book sales in the United States. While publishers continue to print books, and in many instances shift to Print on Demand (POD) their product to … Continue reading

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Writing Quotes – Maya Angelou

The passion of writing can be strong for those who really enjoy the creativity of writing books. To be truly successful, you must first determine why you are writing. Where does the spark come from? Are you writing for fame, … Continue reading

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Identifying a Nonfiction Book Topic and Organizing Your Content

I have been asked many times about best way to identify a book topic and organize nonfiction content for books that are written for professionals or people seeking self-improvement. Like every other aspect of writing, my answer is often, “It depends…”. That is because … Continue reading

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Success Quotes – Hannah Moore

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Success Quotes – Maya Angelou

It takes more than just desire to be come a successful nonfiction author. Like anything else worth obtaining in life, you have to “pay your dues” by putting in time and effort to learn the writing craft, understand publishing and … Continue reading

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Ebooks Leading the Way in the Publishing Industry

Numerous studies related to self publishing, ebooks and the publishing industry in general continue to point to the fact that more authors are going the do it yourself route to publishing. They are also creating more electronic books in the process. … Continue reading

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Success Quote – Henry Ford

One thing I have believed for years, and that I have shared with my children and many adult learners in my presentations and workshops over the years, is a quote by Henry Ford. As a writer, you must truly have … Continue reading

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