The Process of Indie Book Covers

IWSG February 2023 – Book Covers It’s IWSG Wednesday (what’s that? read on!) and the question posed this month is about book covers. We all love a gorgeous book cover! My first novel, Trials of the Innermost, is with an indie publisher so I’ll share how that process worked to design a book cover through an Indie publisher and provide Read More …

IWSG January 2023

Today’s post is a bit of a reflection on the past and looking forward. What did I accomplish in 2022 and what are my goals for 2023? It’s also another IWSG Wednesday (what’s that? read on!). The Insecure Writer’s Support Group post on the first Wednesday of the month. “Writers can express doubts and concerns without fear of appearing foolish or weak. Read More …

Defeat Writer’s Block With These 6 Techniques

It’s another IWSG Wednesday (what’s that? read on!) and for today’s post, I’m sharing six techniques to defeat writer’s block that you can try on their own or combine for your own situation. I hope they help! Or at least let you know you aren’t alone and eventually this will pass. I’ll give you several examples, as well as examples Read More …

Gifts for Writers: 10 Ideas That Aren’t Notebooks

As an author who has received (and purchased herself) many notebooks, I can tell you that the writer in your life could use some alternative gifts this Christmas. (Caveat being if you’ve found something really unique or your friend has hinted at wanting one.) For that author/writer friend or family member, here are 10 gifts for writers to spark creativity Read More …