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Good Bones: Crafting a Solid Structure for Your Book

A great title, cover and concept are often enough to get a reader…

Creating a Simple Writing Plan You Can Stick To

What’s the hardest part about writing? DOING IT! You can have…

A Publishing Timeline for First-Time Authors

No matter how you slice it, writing a book is a big, long, complex…

How to Become Your Own Publisher: Why to Buy Your Own ISBN

So, I’m going to go ahead and come out with it: while I enjoy…

The Importance of Loving Your Book Idea

So often we hear the phrase "write what you know." I would…

14 Tips to Love Writing Again

When we think of writing, we often think of the sexy parts. The…

Why You Need An Editor

Here's a great interview Kelly did with Crystal-Lee Quibell about…

Why Protecting Your Book Idea is the Last Thing You Need to Worry About

Many new authors come to us very concerned about protecting their…

The Book Biz Part V: The Power of a High-Concept Hook

Hook you say? What's a hook? That, my would-be author friend,…

The Book Biz Part III: Self-Publishing for Beginners

Calling all would-be authors! Did you know that 76% of books…