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  • Is Indie Publishing Right for You?

    I’ve always known that I want to be a full time author at some point, but not yet. But that’s one of the wonderful things about indie publishing, I can set my own timeline. This is just one of the reasons I love indie publishing, but I understand that it’s not for everyone. Today, I…

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  • Life with a Pen Name

    For one year now, I’ve had a second name. A pen name, or as I like to joke, an alter ego (I write mystery novels, so it totally works). I’ve learned a lot in a year, and today I’d like to reflect on some things I’ve learned about life with a pen name (and if you…

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  • Twitter Hashtags for Writers

    In social media, it’s always best to pick two platforms that you really want to stick it to, and do well. You can do most of the big ones, but two will be your bread and butter. For me, I tend to stick with Twitter and Pinterest as my favorites. Lately, I’ve seen a huge…

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  • Hash-Tagging Your Book

    When it comes to social media, there’s a lot you can do. I wrote a whole series about it here, but one thing that people don’t talk about a lot? Hashtagging your book. I don’t remember when I started doing a hashtag on mine, and for a while, I wondered if it was worth it. Given…

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  • New Adult & Romance

    Note: This post doesn’t feature any scientific information, or anything of the sorts. These are purely opinions of a New Adult author, a new adult reader, and in general, a new adult.  It was just three weeks ago that I released my book, and I’ve always labeled it as a New Adult Crime story. That worked, until…

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