Monthly Archives: October 2013

Creative Writing Quote – Robert W. Lucas

By sitting down with an idea and starting to write, you will be surprised what might start pouring out onto you computer screen or paper. This is how many famous authors got started.

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Gaining Name Recognition and Marketing Books for Authors – Remind or Reinforce

One key to selling more books, products and services and marketing as an author involves gaining and maintaining visibility through your author platform and personal branding. To help in this endeavor, look for ways to get in front of as many … Continue reading

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Five Tips for Author Success

Becoming a successful author is a combination or writing talent, personality and successful promotion or marketing efforts. It is not enough to just spend time putting thoughts into words. You must also create a strategy for enhancing your knowledge of writing, … Continue reading

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Professional Writing Tips Quote – Margaret Thatcher

It does not matter whether you write fiction, non-fiction, articles, scripts, books or some other type material(s), you have to develop a plan and stick to it in order to be successful. Unfortunately, many talented and educated people who have … Continue reading

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Writing Contests, Grants and Awards for Poets and Writers

Writers and authors trying to build their platform, gain exposure and generate revenue from their work(s) continually look for opportunities to participate in writing contests or competitions with their articles and books.  Such events provide a vehicle to have your … Continue reading

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3 Keys in Choosing the Right Editor for YOUR Work by Dr. Sharon Massen, Ph.D., CPhT, CAP

Editors are NOT one size fits all. Just as your works are unique to you, your style, your presentation of the materials, your editor should be an asset to the project and help you polish your work to the gem … Continue reading

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Make More Book Sales and Generate MONEY by Attending the APSS Book Marketing Conference

Most authors dream of becoming rich and famous through the books they write. The piece that creates the biggest challenge for most is that they do not know how or do not put the effort into effectively marketing their books. … Continue reading

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You Can Create Residual Forms of Income as an Author

Authors often struggle to support themselves through book sales alone.  In addition to books, you can also generate residual income by creating complementary products related to your publications. These passive income sources can help generate more awareness about you, your books … Continue reading

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Inspirational Writing Quotes – Robert W. Lucas

Some people believe that they cannot be a writer because they have nothing to say.  Such negative thinking creates “writers block” or sometimes prevents intelligent, creative and talented individuals from benefiting and profiting from a craft that can be done virtually … Continue reading

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Are You Writing to Your Readers Capability Level?

I just read an interesting article on EzineArticles.com that reminded me of similar ones that I’ve read in the past regarding the level to which many writers create articles and other material. The article is titled EzineArticles Asks: What Reading Level … Continue reading

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