Indie author marketing tips–email harvesting and free book

This is part 1 of the indie author book marketing series I am doing. For three years now –since I first published my book Keeper of Reign fantasy novel—I’d heard about the importance of having a mailing list. But for the life of me I couldn’t figure out how to get readers to sign up. Yes, I’ve…

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Life of an author, Dennis E. Hensley

Have you met Dr. Hensley? I went to a Christian Writer’s Guild Summer Bootcamp and heard him speak. He’s an excellent teacher and a thorough editor! (I should know since he edited four of my novels.) Take a peek into how he became an author of over 50 books and over 3500 articles. One High School…

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A Day in the Life Author L. Shoshana Rhodes

Some authors have to fight to get the words out…for Shoshana she has to fight against tornadoes! Frankly, I’d rather deal with earthquakes–they’re less of a whirlwind affair. Although they can shake you up quite a bit. Read on. A Day in the Life of This Author I first need to qualify this blog by…

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A Day in the Life of Kimberley Payne

My Canadian author friend Kimberley is another children’s author. But she does more than just write children’s books–and I thought I was busy! Here’s a glimpse into her full day. (Okay, hold on to your horses!) A Day in the Life of Canadian author and blogger, Kimberley Payne Most mornings, I awake to my radio…

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A day in the life of homeschooling author mom, Kara Howell.

Kara, is not only a fellow author, but also a homeschooling mother just like I am. I hope you enjoy and are blessed reading how she juggles her family life with writing. As I read my author friend’s daily routine it reminded me of a time when at least one of my kids was under five…seems…

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A day in the life of an ex-journalist turn author, Martin Roth,

Two years ago I had the pleasure of getting to know author Martin Roth, through the John316 network I belong to. Since then I’d had great fun reading his thrillers–all with a Christian twist. Personally, I love reading suspense and thrillers but have always struggled having to read all the profanity and just immoral stuff…

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In the Life of Author Janis Cox

Today, author and illustrator Janis Cox visits me! Like myself she is also a children’s author. I hope you enjoy gleaning the different things authors do to sustain an income, write and still have a life outside of writing. In the Life of Children’s Author Janis Cox When Emma Right asked me to write about a…

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A Day In The Life Of Author, Katherine Harms

What is it like to live on a boat and write? And have a ministry? Today, we meet Katherine Harms! Let’s here her story! Writing as Ministry and Life I debated at length how to talk about a day in my life, because I thought at first it was just a question of how I get…

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A Day in the Life Children’s Author Sherrill S. Cannon

As you can see I have quite a few children’s author friends. But even if my author friends are not specifically a children’s author most, if not all the authors I will be featuring, write wholesome books that most teens would be should be able to read. Sherrill is another such author I met through the John316…

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A Day In The Life of Author Alice J. Wisler

In The Life of Author Alice J. Wisler: Or life at the end of the dining room table Once I had a computer in the living room, then I had an office. The office came along when my oldest daughter moved out and her bedroom became my domain. Carl, my husband, fixed it up for…

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