This week’s vlog is a slight detour from business building and more about fun and inspiration. Bristol ran an Open Doors event across the city over the weekend and we went to the Clifton Rocks Railway event. Sadly, I couldn’t do a proper fun video then and there as we were a small group squished […]
This post was this week’s Monday email. Get these straight in your inbox every week (along with exclusive writing prompts) by putting your email in here. One of the most common complaints all writers face and constantly moan about (yes, we’re allowed to moan) is about finding time to write. The simple answer, by the […]
How does that make you feel? The idea of building your own empire. Does it scare you? It’s okay. I understand. It’s scary to go that big. And you don’t have to go that big. You don’t have to build your own empire of books and readers. It really all depends on what your goals […]
One way to sell your self-published books is getting them into as many different places as possible. And for some this can include Smashwords which can potentially be a great distribution tool. So, after much consideration, I tried to upload Matter of Time and Despite Our Enemies to Smashwords. And I smashed it! Or not… […]
Once you’ve got a story, or a character begging for you to tell their story, in your head, it can be hard to not just get a fresh notebook or open a blank document and start writing. Okay, so maybe you won’t just start writing. Maybe you’ll sort out that plot first, so you know […]
Working ON your business is just as important as working IN your business. To do this, I use a CEO Board. Let me explain… Remember to go subscribe to the vlog over on YouTube.
Writing is haaaaaard!! And I have a deadline to meet… Remember to go subscribe to the vlog over on YouTube.
If you’re like me, a massive introvert, then going out, especially on your own, to somewhere that’s big and full of people who know each other can be terrifying. That’s basically what business expos are. Being a business owner is about being brave. I deserve a gold star for this! We all do. Remember to […]
It’s not all about business! It’s also about fun and happy places. Like a two day trip to my favourite city with one of my favourite people. I say it’s not business related, I’ve lost count of the number of story ideas I’ve gotten from Edinburgh… Remember to go subscribe to the vlog over on […]
Huzzah! Part of being an author is the joy when your brand new, shiny books arrive! My first box of Despite Our Enemies is here. Here’s a little insight into what can happen when your books arrive as a self-publish (and maybe traditionally published) author… Remember to go subscribe to the vlog over on YouTube.