Monthly Archives: November 2013

Inspirational Writing Quote – Stephen King

If you have ever said “I’m just not motivated to write anything” or I can’t think of anything to write today,” you are not alone. Many writers suffer from the occasional writers block. In fact, there are days when I … Continue reading

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Inspirational Writing Quote – Ayn Rand

As a child, I became fascinated by the meaning of words. In high school, I enjoyed learning all the rules of putting words together to convey various thoughts, and as an author, I look forward to communicating my ideas to others … Continue reading

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Bowker Statistics Research Show Continued Increase in Self Publishing

Recent information released by Bowker indicates that the number of self published titles in the United States jumped to more than 391,000 in 2012. This is an increase of 59 percent over 2011 and 422 percent over 2007. Additionally, eBooks continue to gain … Continue reading

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Inspirational Writing Quote – Edgar Rice Burroughs

Like many professional endeavors, writing books for a living is something that you must do regularly to see results.  It is also something that shows improvement the more you do it well.  Since writing is an occupation where you get … Continue reading

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2014 PEN Awards Now Soliciting Submissions

Do you have a published book that you feel is an “award winner?” If so, the PEN Literary Awards are now accepting submissions for their 2014 literary awards in multiple genres. The PEN Literary Awards are the most comprehensive in … Continue reading

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Inspirational Writing Quote – Maya Angelou

If you have a message inside you crying to get out, you have the potential to be an author. You simply have to invest the time and effort to learn the writing craft or hire a ghostwriter who can weave your … Continue reading

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Amelia Island Book Festival Is Coming- February 20-22, 2014

For Florida authors and those who wish they lived in Florida year-round, the Amelia Island Book Festival is an anticipated event. Featuring writers in various genres offering readings, workshops, and lots of creative ideas on the profession, the event allows … Continue reading

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Inspirational Quote for Writers – Marcus Fabius Quintilianus (circa 65 A.D.)

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E-Book Sales on the Rise Worldwide

There is no doubt that e-books have taken a sound market share away from print publications. The number of books being offered in electronic format has grown around the globe each year in recent years. With the continuing development and … Continue reading

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4 Tips to Improve the Success of Your Nonfiction Books

If you write nonfiction books designed for personal and professional development, information or reference, textbooks, or self-help you should plan your approach to content development and page layout before you begin to write. To do this should be done in … Continue reading

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