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“A person who won’t read has no advantage over one who can’t.”

— Mark Twain

As an avid reader, very few things give me more joy than collecting, browsing, leafing through, smelling, touching, and of course…

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Meet Kathleen Gage

Kathleen is one of those people who can obviously sell stuff and that makes her a hero in my eyes. A guest post with authors in mind look out for some great tips on boosting your book sales. 902 more words

Lucinda E Clarke

Designing your own book cover, part 3

My biggest disaster in cover design came with z2.

By the time I finished writing it, I had two books out there with covers I loved. 1,005 more words


Designing your own book cover, part 2

After my first book was published, I figured that because I had helped design one good-looking book cover, I could easily do another. As I started the second draft of y1, I returned to Shutterstock thinking that this one was going to be easy. 842 more words


Designing your own book cover, part 1

I have been told that the two things you have no control over with a traditional publisher are the title of your book and the cover. 872 more words


Weekly Update - Craft Show Fun

Over the weekend I sold some of my books at a craft show. It’s not the typical place you see authors set up, and truth be told, some do well and some don’t. 331 more words


The types of writers I meet at events

            Writers need to network. It’s necessary to help improve your ability to write better and sell books.

One of the places where I’ve been able to grow my writers’ network is at the festivals and other events where I sell books. 434 more words