How to Make the Personal Political: On Making Statements in Fiction Work

If you’re a writer you probably came to the craft wanting to express something. If it didn’t have anything to do with your personal life perhaps you needed to get your voice across about an event, opinion, or even retell a story. In that way, you knew that you had words that needed to makeContinue reading “How to Make the Personal Political: On Making Statements in Fiction Work”

5 Tips to Entrepreneur​ on a Budget

I’m what they call an “Indie Author” because I control my own profits, what gets published and when, what I create, and how I sell. At best, I’m an entrepreneur. I make and run my own money, and at the end of a night, I create a budget for my daily life as well asContinue reading “5 Tips to Entrepreneur​ on a Budget”

What MAKES an Indie Author? 5 Qualities Indie Authors Have

On social media, there is a special species of creatures that create books, sell them from their houses, borrow ISBN codes, rent out libraries to make their faces known, hide under covers at night hoping to catch all their errors, and hobble on sidewalks wired by coffee. They are more than likely congregated the timelinesContinue reading “What MAKES an Indie Author? 5 Qualities Indie Authors Have”

Writing Through a Standstill: 5 Ways To Get Back To Productivity

Being at a standstill in your writing is a lot like being stuck in traffic. You have a destination that you intend to reach but it seems as if you just can’t get there soon enough due to many, many road blocks. No matter what life’s distractions happens to be I have the tips youContinue reading “Writing Through a Standstill: 5 Ways To Get Back To Productivity”

FAQ: How do you write a book? How do you self-publish​?

Every writer writes a book differently, the ways to go about the writing process varies from person to person and pen to pen. There is not a one size fit all way of finishing an entire manuscript, however, there are technical tools and some questions that can be answered. 1.) How do you start aContinue reading “FAQ: How do you write a book? How do you self-publish​?”