Tag Archives: Publicity

Spiderwebs of contacts

I used to hate the idea of networking – to me, it was just another buzzword, and involved people having drinks, swapping business cards and earnestly talking at each other about their work, without really connecting personally. In my early … Continue reading

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A little bit of selling never hurt…

It’s the common denominator of becoming an author these days, whether self-published or traditionally-published. You have to market your book (or rather, your name). No, I’m not a highly successful self-publisher – I have only put out one book, and … Continue reading

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A view of a review

Yay! TheΒ first review of Facing Up is on Amazon.com! Reviews can be an author’s best friend – they say even bad reviews can generate publicity. Thankfully this one was a good one, and short but sweet, so thank you Andrea … Continue reading

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Good question…

Our local paper did a short interview with me last week (love the local paper, they really do support the community!) and the journo asked me why I wrote Facing Up. Β It’s odd but not many people have asked that, … Continue reading

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