A Kitchen For Writers

A Kitchen For Writers

I’ve been watching For the Love of Kitchens on the Discovery+ app. The show follows the work of the kitchen design studio of deVOL, in the UK.  It’s something my wife got me into—a sort of “visual comfort food,” watching a show that’s centered on designing and...
The Opportunity is the Marketing

The Opportunity is the Marketing

I love authors. Being one myself, I know I’m biased. I’ll own that. But the label “author” is actually so voluminous, so broad and encompassing, that a statement like “I love authors” doesn’t narrow things down in the least. There are, after all, authors who work from...
5 Common Questions Authors Ask

5 Common Questions Authors Ask

I do a lot of one-on-one author coaching, especially around conference season. And in the decade or so that I’ve been chatting with new, incoming, and will-be authors, there are certain recurring questions that I get asked. Most could be boiled down to “How do I sell...
The Problem with Easy Money

The Problem with Easy Money

Wide vs Exclusive is No Contest Ok, let’s talk about the elephant in the room… I’ll admit to something, right here and now, but if you ever tell a soul I’ll deny it. I have books in Amazon’s KDP Select (also known as Kindle Unlimited or...