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The Business of Writing Nonfiction Books

Many people say “someday I am going to write a book.” For a variety of reasons, most never accomplish that vision. Life takes over. They have kids, work two jobs, encounter medical and family issues, and the list goes on. The … Continue reading

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Nonfiction Writing Contest Could Win Your $500

LUMINA hosts an annual national literary contest in a single genre, whose winners receive publication in the journal and a $500 prize. Submit your best nonfiction piece, 5K words or less. All rights revert to author upon publication. Cheryl Strayed, … Continue reading

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Personal Branding Is An Important Part of Book Sales

Once you have written a book, you are still a long way from the best sellers list. You still have quite a bit of marketing ahead of you.  If you planned your book project effectively, that was part of your plan … Continue reading

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Building a Successful Nonfiction Author Platform

In addition to having pertinent information or a story to tell that others want to hear about and read as an author, you must “brand” yourself in order to become a known entity. People must know who you are and … Continue reading

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