Marketing

Navigating the Facebook Minefield as an Indie Author

Guest post by H. L. Burke. Originally published here. Authors have a love/hate relationship with Facebook. First off, I know that […]

Perry Kirkpatrick

Perry is a 20-something author with a lot on her plate. She's wife to Tyler; mom to four little boys, two dogs, one cat, and 12 chickens; and author of five little books. She's the admin of this site, as well as a freelance book designer and the creator of the WriteMind Planner for authors. She lives in the sunny southwest. Offers: cover design and the WriteMind Planner at perryelisabethdesign.com

Encouragement Writing

Top Free Resources for Word Sprints

Word sprints (also known as word wars) can help you increase your word count by turning a small writing session […]

Perry Kirkpatrick

Perry is a 20-something author with a lot on her plate. She's wife to Tyler; mom to four little boys, two dogs, one cat, and 12 chickens; and author of five little books. She's the admin of this site, as well as a freelance book designer and the creator of the WriteMind Planner for authors. She lives in the sunny southwest. Offers: cover design and the WriteMind Planner at perryelisabethdesign.com

Mechanics Self-Publishing Writing

How to Never Lose Your Work

If you’ve been writing for very long, you’ve likely experienced the horrific feeling of losing some or all of your […]

Perry Kirkpatrick

Perry is a 20-something author with a lot on her plate. She's wife to Tyler; mom to four little boys, two dogs, one cat, and 12 chickens; and author of five little books. She's the admin of this site, as well as a freelance book designer and the creator of the WriteMind Planner for authors. She lives in the sunny southwest. Offers: cover design and the WriteMind Planner at perryelisabethdesign.com

Self-Publishing

How to Make Your Book Dyslexia Friendly

Did you know there are books that are specifically formatted for people with dyslexia? They use special fonts to increase readability […]

Perry Kirkpatrick

Perry is a 20-something author with a lot on her plate. She's wife to Tyler; mom to four little boys, two dogs, one cat, and 12 chickens; and author of five little books. She's the admin of this site, as well as a freelance book designer and the creator of the WriteMind Planner for authors. She lives in the sunny southwest. Offers: cover design and the WriteMind Planner at perryelisabethdesign.com

Encouragement

3 Ways to Write More Words Faster

Setting a daily word count goal and actually reaching it is sometimes the easiest thing in the world. But sometimes it’s like […]

Perry Kirkpatrick

Perry is a 20-something author with a lot on her plate. She's wife to Tyler; mom to four little boys, two dogs, one cat, and 12 chickens; and author of five little books. She's the admin of this site, as well as a freelance book designer and the creator of the WriteMind Planner for authors. She lives in the sunny southwest. Offers: cover design and the WriteMind Planner at perryelisabethdesign.com

Self-Publishing

10 Things You May Not Know About Kindle Formatting

How much do you know about Kindle formatting? Preparing a book for Kindle is very different from formatting for print. There are […]

Perry Kirkpatrick

Perry is a 20-something author with a lot on her plate. She's wife to Tyler; mom to four little boys, two dogs, one cat, and 12 chickens; and author of five little books. She's the admin of this site, as well as a freelance book designer and the creator of the WriteMind Planner for authors. She lives in the sunny southwest. Offers: cover design and the WriteMind Planner at perryelisabethdesign.com

Mechanics Writing

Puppet Writing 101

So, you have this amazing story and you need some people to act it out in your book. Well, you’ve […]

Perry Kirkpatrick

Perry is a 20-something author with a lot on her plate. She's wife to Tyler; mom to four little boys, two dogs, one cat, and 12 chickens; and author of five little books. She's the admin of this site, as well as a freelance book designer and the creator of the WriteMind Planner for authors. She lives in the sunny southwest. Offers: cover design and the WriteMind Planner at perryelisabethdesign.com