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Set Writing Goals & Word Count Stickers!

Set Writing Goals & Word Count Stickers! // We’re one week into Camp NaNoWriMo! As per usual, I’m behind, which means I need to get my goal-setting into gear! In today’s video, I’m talking about how I set my writing goals for Camp NaNoWriMo and National Novel...

Write an Engaging Children’s Book

Write an Engaging Children’s Book // In a previous video, I talked about the 8 simple steps to write a children’s book, which covered the broad process of writing, editing, and publishing a children’s book. For today’s video, I wanted to dive deeper into the writing...

Lulu Book Unboxing & Quality Review

Lulu Book Unboxing & Quality Review // I got my newest book, Mr. Moon’s Big Move, printed by Lulu Press! In this video I’m unboxing my self-published book, as well as giving a quick review in Lulu Press’s quality in their printing. Let me know what you think of...

Increase Pre-Order Book Sales (+paperback pre-orders)

Increase Pre-Order Book Sales (+paperback pre-orders) // Today’s video we’re talking about a few things! First, let’s talk about how you can increase pre-orders for your book by having book pre-order incentives. If you want to avoid working with IngramSpark, I also...

IngramSpark: Should You Publish With Them?

IngramSpark: Should You Publish With Them? // My video from earlier this week had a few people concerned about IngramSpark and whether or not they should publish with them. This video is not meant to bash them, but to point out some pretty obvious flaws and need for...

Self-Publishing

Speed Book Cover Design: The Cursed Hunter

Speed Book Cover Design: The Cursed Hunter // Ready for another book cover design video? This video I’m doing a speed book cover design for The Cursed Hunter by Bethany Atazadeh. The Cursed Hunter is a young adult fantasy novel and is a Beauty and the Beast retelling....

Marketing For Authors

3 Reasons No One is Buying Your Book

Let’s talk about why someone may not be buying your book. In this week’s video, I’m talking about the 3 major reasons why someone may not want to buy your book. Let’s find out what you can do to help sell your book to more readers! Mentioned in this video… Learn more...

A Must-Read Book Series For Authors!

What’s one book series I think every author should read, especially indie authors? Well, I’m definitely biased, but Bethany and I have been hard at work making our series, Marketing for Authors, the go-to resource for book marketing. Today we’re celebrating the...

YA INK & Writing Tips

I Wrote 50,000 Words! Now What?

National Novel Writing Month has come and gone, so now it’s time to figure out what you’re going to do with the 50,000 words you just wrote. So get your manuscript writing, and let’s talk about life after NaNoWriMo!

Our Fall Wedding – 10.19.2019

Our wedding video is finally here! Phill and I had an absolutely perfect day and we're still in awe! A few shout-outs to Robbie Moll who filmed for us, and our violinist, Kathryn Skudera Haddad, who played for our ceremony, as well as provided us the music for this...

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