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Extra! Extra! Read All About It! by Rebecca Heflin

Never underestimate the power of a good newsletter. Sadly, with Facebook’s constantly-changing algorithms, your posts may be getting little-to-no-reach. But newsletters give you a direct line of communication to your readers. They are the perfect tool to announce new releases, … Continue reading

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The Multi-Genre Blues

Happy New Year and I need help! Variety is the spice of life, right? I’ve always believed so . . . but when it comes to being an author, sometimes variety can seriously complicate developing your author platform. This month … Continue reading

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Graphic Design for Authors by Rebecca Heflin

Who knew that when I published my first novel, I’d have to learn graphic design along with the business side of writing, as well as improving my craft? And what’s more, who knew I would enjoy it! While we can … Continue reading

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Say Cheese by Rebecca Heflin

I must admit, I’m not fond of having my photos taken. I’m very self-conscious when someone points a camera at me, but professional author photos are a necessary evil. Author headshots are important for: Newspaper or magazine articles Your website … Continue reading

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In Media, Rest

Blasphemy!  We’re novelists with books to sell and we must be tweeting, posting, blogging… it’s the golden rule of marketing in this digital world. [Myth!] “In medias res” is the golden rule for novelists and storytellers of every venue. It’s … Continue reading

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Dilemmas of a Debut Author

I was so excited when I finished writing my first novel. Okay, that’s an understatement. I was as giddy as a kid at Disneyland … with a mouse ears hat … in the candy store … holding Minnie and Mickey’s … Continue reading

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So, You’ve Written This Book . . . by Char Chaffin

So, I’ve written this book, and it’s published . . . Think I’ll move on to the next one. Okay, that’s a great plan. One book out there in the big, bad reading world, and you’re going for the next … Continue reading

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