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Hello fellow Indies! Welcome to my brand new site. As some of you read in my last post, I've decided to shift focus away from writing for children, to writing for indie authors! I'm happy to report that my book, Self-Publishing Your Books: A Beginner's Resource Guide will be available very soon. As of yesterday … Continue reading Self-Publishing Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them
Turn and face the strange... That's not something I like doing. However, I've been gifted a bit more time these days to think and organize myself. I've been thinking hard about my goals as an author and the direction I want to head. A little over a year ago, (might actually be two years) I … Continue reading Ch- Ch- Ch- Changes – Big Announcement
Announcing the news that my latest book, 'Go Play' is now available on Amazon.com!
There are very few times in my day where I can just clear my head and think things through. Even if I am not with my kids, I am thinking about how to plan my day, what I need to do for work, what the kids have going on that day, ideas for my books, … Continue reading Lightbulb moment: I’ve been going about this all wrong.
Hi All, Today is a big day! Just one short year ago, I pressed the "publish" button on the Createspace website for 'Sam Likes Jam'. This was after countless rounds of editing and re-working the text of my book, the pictures, and placement of the pages and so on. I kept fidgeting with it to get everything … Continue reading Happy Birthday Sam Likes Jam!
Hi All, What you are about to read may seem like a rambling post. I know this. However, I am learning more and more about this self-publishing journey as I go, and I want to share my experience. First and foremost, I want to say that if you don’t put the work in, your book … Continue reading Stop With the Noise Already!
Hi All! In case you missed it, earlier this week I announced on my Instagram page that I FINALLY have a release date for the hardcover version of ‘Sam Likes Jam’! Sam will be available on 9/1/2017 on Barnes and Noble.com! While I am ultimately very pleased with the final product, it was a long … Continue reading One Step Forward, Two Steps – Forward
Hi All, I hope you are enjoying your summer! My garden is in full swing, and our beach chairs are always ready to go. When I get a spare moment (Ha ha) I continue to work on the hardcover version of 'Sam Likes Jam'. I still don't have a release date yet. I am patiently … Continue reading Summer Updates!