I recently came across part six of this video series which of course led me to search out part one in this series aimed at 'demystifying the publishing process for new authors'. In doing so, I discovered that there is a large amount of information here if you were thinking about writing that first book. … Continue reading Publishing 101 – Video Series by Luna Press Publishing – Introduction.
15 Things I Learned After Reading 100 Query Letters – A Writer’s Path
Query letters are something I have found perplexing. Finding these tips over on A Writer's Path should help... by Katie McCoach A few weeks ago was the submission review period for the annual RevPit contest. During this review period, each editor has one week to review submissions from authors in order to make … Continue reading 15 Things I Learned After Reading 100 Query Letters – A Writer’s Path
Simple SEO Practices That Do Get More Blog Traffic – reblog
So I read a great article today. In fact, I came across a great blog: https://justpublishingadvice.com It does exactly what it says on the tin: Publishing Advice! The piece that caught my eye that I wanted to share today, is something that I am very keen on improving my knowledge in, and understanding of. SEO, or … Continue reading Simple SEO Practices That Do Get More Blog Traffic – reblog
Get your Amazon Author page up and running internationally (with pictures!)
Fast and effective way to create your Amazon Author Page internationally. With pictures.
Would you like more FREE Horror Fiction?
Well, that's what I'm offering anyone that is reading this blog post. Some of you follow this blog, and some of you might just have stopped by (hello, by the way), but that's no problem as this offer is open to everyone!* My novella, Die, Blossom, Bloom (order here) is now available to order. If you … Continue reading Would you like more FREE Horror Fiction?
Guest Post: launching and marketing your book by Alannah Foley Pt1
Today I have been fortunate to host Alannah Foley (aka The Pyjama Writer), author of Cosy Mysteries, Campervan Capers, Cycling Widows, and more… I asked Alannah to give us an insight into the methods she used, from writing her books, through to marketing and promoting them. Alannah has packed a lot of information into her answers, … Continue reading Guest Post: launching and marketing your book by Alannah Foley Pt1
Die, Blossom, Bloom now available to pre-order
Things have moved quite rapidly this month, so a big THANK YOU to all of you who have offered support and advice to make this happen. But, in case you missed it, my novella, Die, Blossom, Bloom, has been made available to pre-order, and you can hop over to Amazon now, to snap up your … Continue reading Die, Blossom, Bloom now available to pre-order
Free Horror Webzines
So you’ve wrestled with doubt, put pen to paper (fingers to keys), and written something. Have you shown it to anyone? You have? Well done! You may have taken the plunge and submitted to one of the online writing communities I suggested in an earlier post. Hopefully there will come a time when you feel … Continue reading Free Horror Webzines
For a first blog post, I thought self-doubt was an apt theme, as it is what has kept me from updating the site and posting new content before now. As a new(ish) writer, this is something I constantly battle with. Read on, and let me know if anything strikes a chord. Self-doubt is something that has … Continue reading Self-Doubt pt1