Category: Books

On “Going Commercial” – And Loving It.

It didn’t make sense to me: why are writers so undervalued, when people who catch footballs and run with them earn $5-20M a year?

Back To You

I’ve learned so much since my first novel was published. Here are a few of those lessons.

Now You Can Listen to Pete and Allie in the Car, on the Train, in the Sun, in the Rain ;)

The much-anticipated audiobook is now available for preorder savings!

Don’t Be a Parrot: How to Stay Original in Your Writing

With 625,327 self-published books published in the United States in 2015 alone, according to Bowker, the US agency for the administration of the ISBN, you will need to be original to stand out. That’s just the self-published books, and that number is for 2015. By now, thanks to the growing popularity of Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) there are likely closer to 1 million books published every year. How can you stand out in that sea of books?

Do It Your Way! 3 Tips For Dealing with Setbacks

Think of rejections not as a poor reflection on you or your work, but simply necessary steps that will get you closer to your goal (kind of like having bad dates and finding out what you don’t want in a mate).

Three Simple (and Surprisingly Cheap) Ways to Promote Your Book in 2018

I used these techniques and found within six months of trying them all that my monthly income had increased by 300 percent. They all took very little time to set up, and were worth the investment, because they brought me a profit.

The Wealthy Writer: Forget the Self in Self-Publish

Writing as a career starts with the self; with a passion, a drive, and a willingness to set aside some time every every day to work on your writing goals, but good end results? Those are always a team effort.