Digital Journal: First year anniversary Fiction Frenzy TV

Birthday Dance for the first anniversary of Fiction Frenzy TV The first year anniversary of my show Fiction Frenzy TV was a hoot. I had such a blast making videos with my Fiction Frenzy TV team, fans, authors and friends to celebrate our birthday episode and to mark the start of Season 2. I was overwhelmed by everyone's enthusiasm and support. Really, it is beyond words for me to describe how … [Read more...]

Book Doula – a writer’s confession

a book doula - confession: how my developmental editor journeyed with me through the writing process I can't believe how time has sped past us. It seems like yesterday when I was scribbling away a storyline for the Among Us Trilogy. I can even remember how nervous I was to ask Josefina if she'd even consider being my developmental editor. She's a hard sell, if you know what I mean. But my … [Read more...]

Digital Journal: Author jumps out of plane and dangerous mango

Read my article on Digital Journal about my show Fiction Frenzy TV's author skydiving and mango madness Tickled pink that Digital Journal featured my article on their homepage It's not easy to get on the Entertainment main page of Digital Journal. There are so many articles written about famous people that indie artists seem to not be showcased on the main content pages. Usually if the story … [Read more...]

Twitter overload? Reminds me of amber

For the past week, I've been actively tweeting and reading tweets. As I mastered Facebook (or at least mastered it to the level that I needed to) to reach out to the fans of my web series and feature film Almost a Turkish Soap Opera, I want to be just as comfortable with Twitter to reach out to my book fans and author friends. Today for some reason, I felt a bit overwhelmed. With the growing … [Read more...]

Tip for authors: Useful hashtags

Useful tips for Authors: If you are new to promoting on Twitter, I found a helpful article and great tips from Laura Pepper Wu. She explains what hashtags are and why they are effective in sending out your message to your targeted audience. To be honest with you, it wasn't until a few months ago, I was a bit behind with using Twitter and couldn't understand how it would help me gain an … [Read more...]

Authors spending time on social media

Are authors spending too much time on social media instead of writing? The following article, by Melinda on the Writer's Sherpa's Blog, explains in detail how to schedule your time around social media so as not to become distracted from your writing. http://writerssherpablog.com/book-marketing/how-to-avoid-wasting-precious-writing-time-on-social-media-marketing/ Here is a small excerpt of … [Read more...]

For authors, great checklist on how to launch your Kindle book promo

Having spent the past 2 years marketing a film, I'm changing gears now and focusing on how to market books. Here is a fantastic checklist by WikiHow.com on how to market a Kindle book. This article literally guides authors step by step on the different phases of Kindle marketing from Before uploading your Kindle book Pre-book launch stage Official launch On going promotion Free … [Read more...]

x Shield Logo
This Site Is Protected By
The Shield →