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!

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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!┬áHave 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.

What’s Stopping You From Finishing Your Novel?

We all have the dream of writing a novel, so why is it so few accomplish the goal? The reason is simple: writing a book is hard! It takes time, talent and dedication. Today I’m talking about the five things that could be stopping you from finishing your novel and showing you what to do to work around those roadblocks.

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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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How to Implement Beta Reader Feedback – Novel Editing

We’re talking about beta readers again! Last week’s video was all about how to find and choose beta readers, so this week is part 2 and I’m talking about how to work with your beta readers to improve your novel. This means taking their criticism, deciding what’s right and what’s not and ultimately getting your novel to the next level. Watch the video!

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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┬ámy own goals.

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How to Handle Bad Book Reviews

As an author, your biggest hope is to get a lot of book reviews, hopefully, five-star book reviews. But what do you do when those five-star reviews turn into three-star and maybe even one-star reviews? Well, that’s exactly what we’re going to be talking about in today’s video. Watch and if you have any other words of advice, leave them in the comments below!

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How to Finish Writing Your Novel

I recently finished writing my third novel, She’s Not Here, which begs the question, how do you finish writing a novel? In today’s video I’ve got three of my favorite┬átips I’ve used to help me finish writing novels. If you have more tips on how to finish writing a novel, be sure to leave them in the comments below!

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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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