Writing Community Tag

I’ve been meaning to do this tag for the longest time! The writing community is such a positive force and always pushes me to do better, so I’m so happy that Brittany Wang and Peggy Spencer created this tag!

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How to Plot a Novel with Brittany Wang

The hardest part about writing a novel is usually the first draft. If you’re a pantser, like myself, you tend to make it up as you go, but if you’re a plotting, like my dear friend Brittany Wang, you’re going to spend awhile plotting out your novel to discover what the story is going to be.

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Self-Publishing Costs for She’s Not Here

When people consider self-publishing their novel, one of the first questions they ask is how much is it going to cost? After all, one of the reasons we publish our work is in hopes that we’ll make money off of it, right?

One thing I’ve learned about self-publishing over the years is that to make money off your books, you first have to invest into your books. So with today’s video, I’m talking about what I spent to self-publish my third novel, She’s Not Here.

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How the Cover of my Book Was Designed

We are two days until the release of She’s Not Here!

I’ve been dying to share this video with all of you! One of my favorite beghind-the-scenes things is seeing how a book cover was designed step-by-step, so that’s exactly what I’m showing you for my own novel!

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Behind the Book – Original Tag

Whenever someone here’s the concept behind She’s Not Here, usually one of the first questions is, where did you get the idea for the story? Normally, the inspiration behind my novels is pretty simple, but things were different for this book. She’s Not Here came from a deeply personal place, so I wanted to create a tag video so I could talk about it and also allow other writers to talk about what inspired their story.

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Should You Self-Publish Your Book? – The Pros & Cons

It’s always so exciting when you finish writing your book, but the next step after writing the book is deciding how you want to publish it. Should you try tradition publishing, or dive into the world of self-publishing? Both have their pros and cons, and today’s I’m going to be talk specifically what I think are the pros and cons to self-publishing.

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My First Hardcover Novel – Unboxing Live on Instagram

This video was originally recorded on Instagram. I’ve been waiting days for this book to come in! For the first time in my life I get to see one of my novels in hardcover and it is an amazing feeling!

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We are five days until She’s Not Here comes out, and today we’re talking about the worst writing advice that is out there!

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What to Plan When You’re Self-Publishing

We are now 6 days until the release of She’s Not Here, so today we’re celebrating with a video on everything you need to plan when you’re self-publishing a book.

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