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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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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Editing Your Book on a Budget – Self-Publishing

Joining me for this video is Bethany Atazedah and Evie Driver as we talk about everything you should know about editing your book when you want to self-publish. This was filmed during the Wander Writer’s Retreat, which is why we’re in a hotel room, but we’re ready to deliver as much info to you as possible.

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What is AuthorTube Academy?

I created an online course!

A lot of you were asking about the details behind starting an AuthorTube channel and I wanted to create an online course that hasn’t been available to authors before, which is how AuthorTube Academy was created. I’ll be teaching you how to create your channel, upload your first video and create long-lasting relationships with other AuthorTubers. AuthorTube Academy will be available August 14th, but if you subscribe to my newsletter you’ll be emailed a coupon in August.

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1 Minute Writing Advice Challenge w/ Kim Chance

Today’s video is going to be a lot of fun for two reasons! 1- I’m doing a fun writing challenge! 2- I got Kim Chance to help me out with it!

This tag was originally created by Alex (PatchworkNerd) and it’s a brilliant tag if I do say so myself! Watch the original.

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My Author Origin || Tag

I was tagged by Jessi Elliot to do the Author Origins tag created by Evie Driver. Watch the original tag.

Watch the original tag by Evie Driver: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8frZUkbGQU8

Tag questions: ttps://wp.me/p7WZkt-6SO

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Cover Reveal Sign Up & More!

Things are moving along for my third novel, She’s Not Here. For today’s video I’ve got some exciting updates! Want to be a part of the cover reveal? Sign up here! Have a small business that makes candles, bath bombs, bookmarks or anything else fun? Let me know and I’d love to collaborate! Contact me for business inquiries.

How to Deal With Writer’s Guilt

Writing every day is great! But sometimes the pressure we put on ourselves can be too much, to the point we feel like we can’t do anything but write. Today I’m talking about the writer’s guilt I have and how I’ve been dealing with it! Let me know if you have writer’s guilt!

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