Do You Want to be a Best Selling Author or a Best Writing Author?

Robert Kiyosaki is famous for telling people he’s a Best Selling Author not a Best Writing Author. Writers think that publishing is about writing but it’s about sales and marketing. Your writing style can be reminiscent of Thoreau, Twain, Wolfe, Austin, and other famous authors but if you don’t know how to market and sell […]

Why You Need to Write a Print on Demand Book?

I wrote a children’s picture book and am in the process of finding a literary agent which can be a tedious process. I recommend purchasing the 2011 Children’s Writer’s And Illustrator’s Market book or getting it from your library. If you don’t want to wait to hear from literary agents (can take up to 12-weeks), […]

Win £100 from How To Books November Writing Competition

Nick Lewis at How to Books emailed and informed me that How To Books is holding a November writing competition for the Best How to Article; the deadline is November 30. The winner will receive £100 (that’s pounds). Details can be found at How to Books. Writing competitions and contests can be a great way […]

Do You Have a Designated Writing Space?

If you’re like most freelance writers, you write from home. But it doesn’t mean you have a designated writing space. Some writers write at the kitchen or dining room table. This can be a sticky situation! It’s important to have a private writing space because you’ll be able to concentrate on your projects and won’t […]