It’s the time of year when I report on my book sales and reflect on what I could do better! … More Author Earnings: My 2018 Breakdown Of Book Sales By Format, Genre, Vendor And Country
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Audiobooks are the fastest growing segment of publishing and although many authors choose Amazon’s own ACX.com and Audible as primary … More Producing An Audiobook With Findaway Voices
Characters are not real people – but readers have to experience the slice of life you portray in your book … More Writing Fiction: How To Write Evocative Characters Through Action And Strong Language
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Most writers have struggled with getting the words on the page at some point. But writer’s block is not a … More Writing Tips: How To Deal With Writer’s Block
“Writing isn’t about making money, getting famous, getting dates, getting laid, or making friends. In the end, it’s about enriching … More Why Write A Non-Fiction Book?
Today I’m talking about money – and specifically the difference between income, profit and cash flow. You can read the … More Money For Authors: Income, Profit, And Cashflow
We’re writers so our default way of exploring and understanding the world is through words. But in this increasingly noisy … More 7 Ways To Market Your Book With Visual Storytelling
Let’s face it, none of us would do book marketing if we could find someone else to do it for … More Hate Book Marketing? 4 Tips To Help You Change Your Mindset and Sell More Books
“Writing, at its best, is a lonely life … For he does his work alone and if he is a … More Writing Doesn’t Have To Be Lonely. How To Find A Community
Readers do judge a book by its cover. Whether they are wandering through a physical bookstore or scrolling through an … More How To Create A Compelling Book Cover
Most writers start out wanting to write the best book possible, but once it’s published, they often wonder why they … More 4 Critical Mindset Shifts You Need If You Want To Make A Living Writing
Most authors do not make a full-time living from book sales alone. Figures from The Society of Authors report that … More It’s Not Just Book Sales. How Authors Make A Living.