How to Find and Choose Beta Readers

It’s time to talk about beta readers! I recently worked with beta readers to help edit my newest novel, She’s Not Here. With that said, it’s time talk about how to find beta readers and choose which ones will fit best for your novel so you can get the most out of the experience. Watch the video for more.

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Comparing Yourself to Other Writers

We all like to play the comparison game. Instead of concentrating on what we’re doing and the successes we’re creating for ourselves, we get distracted by what others are doing and how they’re doing it better than us. In today’s video, I’m opening up about how I used to compare myself to other writers and how it distracted me from achieving my own goals.

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Avengers: Infinity War – What Makes a Good Story?

Have you seen the Avengers: Infinity War? Because I have and I need to talk about it. But I’m not doing a review of the movie Instead, I wanted to talk about it in the viewpoint of a story-teller and why this movie has done everything right. Before I go any further I do have to warn you that many spoilers lie ahead, so don’t read on if you haven’t seen the movie yet because this is not a movie you want to have spoiled.

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CampNaNoWriMo Vlog – Sending My Novel to Beta Readers!

I won CampNaNoWriMo!

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Camp NaNoWriMo Vlog – Finishing my Third Novel & Writing Routine Tag

It’s week two of Camp NaNoWriMo and I’m proud to say I’ve made some really great progress!

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#AuthorTubeRetreat2018 – Bean Boozled

As many of you know, Kristen Martin hosted the first ever AuthorTube Retreat at her house! I cannot even put into words how amazing it was to spend the weekend with this amazing ladies because for the first time we all felt fully understood! We could talk about writing, publishing YouTube, anything! The weekend went by way too quickly, and there is a blog to come, but until then behold…BEAN BOOZELED!

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Title Reveal of My Third Novel & CampNaNoWriMo!

Today I’m revealing the title, genre and summary (not final) of my third novel!

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How to Come Up With Original Story Ideas – Novel Writing

Sometimes you know that you want to write, but you have no idea what you want to write about. You’re ready to start writing the next great American novel, but every idea you come up with seems like it’s been told before. In today’s blog, I’m going to cover a few different tips that you can use to help come up with an original story idea that you can use to start writing a novel.

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Organizing My Bookshelf – Author Vlog

Last week you saw me renovating my office and this week I’m organizing my bookshelf! Let me know what you think in the comments below!