I say writing journey because it will take you places that you have never been and you will see things that you have never seen. Since starting this project for my book where I get to tell my story I have found that it has become something far different from what I thought it was going to be and the thing that blows me away is that it seems to have become alive. I have…"The writing journey"
I just sent my first draft to the editor for my chapter. Very exciting, but I am also nervous. I have these huge butterflies in my stomach. I have spent a lot of time looking for the things to do next. As a matter of fact I found another anthology that I am going to be sending information to. Hopefully I will have an opportunity to be part of it to!"My first born"
I am going to be a co-author for a book that is very similar to the Chicken Soup for the Soul books. It focuses women and their stories of being an overcomer and to motivate other women to do the same!"I have the most exciting news!"
Guest posting opportunity. I had the priv;edge today of being a guest blogger on Jessica Morrell’s blog. I hope that you will take a minute to read it and to check out her blog as well. The Writing Life 2, Dianna Sandora’s guest post To your writing success, Dianna Sandora www.secretstowritingsuccess.com"I was able to be a guest blogger on one of my favorite authors blog!"
Your “platform” refers to what you do in the world with your professional expertise that makes you visible and influential in the world. Having friends on Facebook or followers on Twitter is not your platform, unless the majority of those people know who you are, what you do, and are enthusiastic about your work."Guest Blogger Christina Katz"
Over the past couple days I have really been able to write! I have discovered that if things are going on in your life you can either allow them to interfere with your writing or you can use your writing as a distraction."I am so excited!"
Penny Sansevieri @ www.amarketingexpert.com is an incredible resource for information and when I read this article I just had to share it with you! From Blog to Book it is right on target for the importance of a Blog and the success that can come from it. A blog is an incredible marketing tool. As I talked about yesterday, it is a way for you to get your name out, so people will know who…"From Blog to Book"
I know it seems so silly to think about Blogging right now, but the best time to start is now. It is never too soon to Blog! I found a write up on marketing and they suggested that you not worry about blogging until you are in the marketing stage of your book. When do you think that should begin? I would suggest the sooner the better. Imagine growing yourself a nice following of…"Do you Blog?"
The question you must now ask yourself is why do you write? Writing is something that must be deep in your soul, some question that you feel driven to answer, some story that you have been commissioned to tell."Writing: A love story"
When you are writing you must hook the reader from page one. This book focuses on fiction, but even with non-fiction when your prospective reader picks up the book they want to know why should I buy this book?"Hooking your reader from page 1"