Meet LuLu Sylvian! The author of Twelve Strippers of Christmas and this week’s Author Spotlight. When did you first realize you wanted to be a writer? When did you write your first book? This is a hard one to answer. My mom says I’ve always been writing, but I don’t remember that. I’ve always been…

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photo by James Tarbotton

With Amazon not shipping print books and bookstores barely open, how’s the publishing industry doing? Well, believe it or not, so far, so good. State of the Publishing Industry Prior to coronavirus lockdown, in August 2019, the Association of American Publishers reported the following numbers: Net revenue for hardback, paperback, mass market, and board books…

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writer

Whether your writing goal is to make enough money to pay off the car, quit your job or be a USA Today bestseller, there are tools that exist to help you be an authorpreneur. What is an Authorpreneur? An authorpreneur is someone determined to have an author career, small or large. They are committed to…

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graphics designer

Graphics are simply an amazing visual to help you with your content. Is that so? Authors NEED graphics? Well, I hate creating them. How about you? For years, I used PowerPoint and threw some stuff together to create the world’s simplest and ugliest graphics. But visuals are lit! They are what drives content. Ugh, I’d…

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Do you have a favorite author? I mean like someone you buy as soon as the pre-order is up? I love CJ Box’s Joe Pickett series. If he had a street team, I’d be the president. I’m on his mailing list, stalk his Twitter and buy his book the hour the pre-order is posted. Why…

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