When You Give an Author a Microphone

As a writer, I prefer to type my words. The only sound accompanying them is the click-clack of my keyboard. If I do use my voice, it’s within the private sanctuary of my office to test a line for clarity before revising. And so, a few months ago when I booked my very first podcastContinue reading “When You Give an Author a Microphone”

5 Ways to Support an Author’s New Book

First things first… Subscribers to my monthly newsletter, The Little Blue Cottage, had the exclusive chance to win a copy of one of Lindsey P. Brackett’s books. The lucky WINNER is Joan Arning!!! Joan, watch for an email in your inbox! Don’t miss out on other giveaways and exclusive content — subscribe today HERE. WantContinue reading “5 Ways to Support an Author’s New Book”

You’re Invited!

Long lost friends of this little corner of my world! How the heck are ya? I’m oh so slowly tip-toe’ing into a revival of my author/designer self…much like fall is oooooh sooooo slowly creeping into Texas. For now, I’ve got one simple reason for writing. YOU’RE INVITED to join me on Instagram! I’ve just launchedContinue reading “You’re Invited!”

Join THE GRACE GIVERS Street Team

Let me start by offering a huge, heartfelt thanks to all of you who showered me with so much support and excitement over the cover reveal for Someplace Familiar. I’m so glad you love it as much as I do. Several of you have asked how you can help tell other about the book. I’veContinue reading “Join THE GRACE GIVERS Street Team”

5 Ways You Can Help Promote Your Favorite Author’s New Book

I made a pretty huge announcement yesterday on my Facebook author page. Were you there? If so, thank you again for the overwhelming support. Isn’t it funny how sharing exciting news with your community makes it become suddenly celebration-worthy? If you missed it, let’s recap… After many long hours, ups and downs of motivation, andContinue reading “5 Ways You Can Help Promote Your Favorite Author’s New Book”

Authors: Get Graphic Design & Marketing Help

Most often I’m writing these posts in the evening between cooking dinner and bedtime. But, by day, I work as a director of communications for a large church. It’s the biggest blessing to be creative for a living (even before my writing takes off!). And I don’t take it for granted. That’s why I’ve decidedContinue reading “Authors: Get Graphic Design & Marketing Help”