Category Archives: writing

A Book Professional’s Frustration

An author phoned me a few days ago seeking help with an already published ebook that wasn't selling as expected. I get calls like this all the time from authors who are mystified as to why their books aren't earning them big bucks. According to most of these callers, "Writing a book that sells well…
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Interview with Fideli Publishing’s Robin Surface

Originally appeared on Clancy Tucker's Blog G'day folks, I don't often interview a publisher, but today is one of those days. Robin Surface has an interesting story to tell in regard to her move to publishing. Welcome, Robin .... 1. TELL US A LITTLE ABOUT YOURSELF AND YOUR BOOK PUBLISHING JOURNEY. We’ve been in business…
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Writing a Fairy Tale Retelling

Who doesn’t love a good old fashion fairy tale woven into a story plot? This genre has stood against the test of time and spread across the globe by sharing culturally inspired tales. Retellings are popular in both the publishing and film industries. But each story holds a unique aspect that connects it with the…
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10 Ways to Defeat Writer’s Fatigue

It happens to the best of writers. Feeling emotionally and physically drained while writing is a frustrating dilemma. Warning signs of those experiencing writer’s fatigue can include: • Lack of productivity and creativity • Irritability and negativity toward your writing • Rewriting sentences to avail of feeling satisfied with the content • Headaches, extreme tiredness…
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