This was the post I’ve been dreading because now I have to put into practice what I learned. Way to put myself out there, huh? So, I worked on a couple things to prepare for this post. One, I wrote my blurb for the Book That Will Never End–thinking positively, you know. Two, I played […]

Reading and thinking about what I read … Lemme say this up front: I’m not that great at reviewing books. I read for fun. Quotes or story details don’t usually stick with me, but how the book made me feel will stay long after The End. However, my goal this month is to take a […]

This may come as no surprise but … I’m not a professional marketer. Okay, technically I am a professional marketer because that is what I do at work now, but I haven’t gone to school to learn marketing and I have a LOT to learn. That being said, I found some good stuff and not […]

Guess who’s back with a brand new blog post? You may have noticed I have a theme going, huh? *whispers* Emotions, man. This is the reading part of the theme and it’s dedicated to the books I read. I love reading books on writing–you may have noticed–but there are other ways to study and learn […]

Woe! Hilarity! Terror! Fear! What do we need to know about emotions in writing? As writers, I mean. I intend to write about emotions in the books I read, but that’s another post. For this one, I’m focusing on how writers handle emotions in their stories. Now, I always figure I have things to learn. […]

Embarking on a learning journey. Wanna come? So, I’ve been doing marketing research, both for work and for my use as an indie author. I thought it would be fairly smart of me to write down what I learn, both so that I can go back to it when needed and to share the info […]