Checklist For A New Pen Name

I’m working on a new pen name for some “for the heart” books, and thought it would be a good idea to make a list of what I need for my new pen name and share it with you. Taking on a new pen name is not something to be done lightly. In this case, I...

Smart Publisher Research Means Smart Sales

An author makes two different kinds of sales with each book. First is the initial sale to the publisher. Then, each subsequent sale of the completed, published book counts as the second kind of sale. The research an author does will impact both of these types of...

Serials vs. Series

I admit it. I’m in a bit of a serial writing mood lately. I love my Tobine Chronicles (by Adera Orfanelli) because it’s like television episodes delivered to your e-reader every few weeks. I’ve also heard from readers who don’t like serials. So...