• Blog
  • Book Review: How to Train Your Cat to Promote Your Book

    Title: How to Train Your Cat to Promote Your Books Written By: Rayne Hall Genre: Writing Helps/Non-fiction Recommended Ages: 13 and up Warning: The author does write horror books, so some of the pictures in the book contain a plastic skull or covers from the author’s books. There is also a reference to witches. Introduction: […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Marketing
  • When is the best time for a tour?

    This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Blog Tours

    This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Blog ToursWelcome back to my Blog Tour series! Unless I get more questions about blog tours, this will be the last installment for now. I hope it’s been helpful so far and that this post will be as well. When is the best time for […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Marketing
  • What is a Blog Tour?

    This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Blog Tours

    This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Blog ToursI have a side business orchestrating blog tours for authors. One of the most common questions I get–from experienced and inexperienced authors alike–is “What is a blog tour?” Over the next three weeks, I’ll be talking about the whats, hows, and whens of blog […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Mechanics
  • Book Review: Author’s Quick Guide to Editing

    Title: Author’s Quick Guide to Editing Your Book Written By: Kristen Eckstein Genre: Editing helps/Non-fiction Recommended Ages: Any Introduction: When I started reading this book, I had just started one of my final edits for a novel and I picked up this one so I could hopefully find some tips. I’m glad I did, too. […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Blog
  • 5 Secrets to Story Structure: A Review

    Introduction: Structured story plots have been a problem for me in the past, but I never knew what to do about it, so I just kept plugging along. Then I came across this book and will not have that problem any more (as long as I follow the tips I read about). Faith Blum Faith […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Encouragement
  • Making Goals and Sticking To Them

    If you know me much, you’ll know that I am a goal-setter and a list-maker. If I don’t have a list of things to do for the day, I probably won’t really get much done. Even on my busiest days when “all” I have to do is Bible Study, Good News Club, and Prayer meeting, […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Blog
  • Book Review: 112 Christian Authors…

    Title: 112 Christian Authors and Publishing Professionals Share Their Best Advice for Novelists Compiled By: C. J. Darlington Genre: Writing Helps/Non-fiction Recommended Ages: Any Christian Writer Introduction: If you write Christian books, even if you aren’t published yet, you need to read this book and keep it handy. I started reading it because my writing […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Self-Publishing
  • Using a Kindle to Edit

    As part of the Indie e-Con run by Kendra Ardnek, I agreed to write up a post about how to use a Kindle to edit your book. So here I am sharing that advice with the world. First things first Of course, the first thing you need to do is get the rough draft written. […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)

  • Mechanics
  • Book Review: Outlining Your Novel

    This is the first in a series of book reviews. On the third Friday of every month, I’m hoping to share a book review of the writing books I have read recently. We’re starting off with Outlining Your Novel by K.M. Weiland. Title: Outlining Your Novel Written By: K.M. Weiland Genre: Writing Helps/Non-fiction Recommended Ages: […]

    Faith Blum

    Faith Blum is a 20-something author of multiple books in various genres. She loves to write, read, play piano, knit, crochet, sew, watch movies, and play games with her family. She lives in Wisconsin with her family on a small family farm where they raise a lot of animals. Offers: blog tour orchestrations (http://faithblum.com/orchestrating-your-blog-tours.html)