Random Thoughts on Business

Simple Marketing Plan

I am behind on my release date. I wanted to release by April first but due to reasons (mainly fear), I have not done so yet. I have, however, set […]

CreateSpace Then Print

Amazon’s CreateSpace. That seems to be the route most self-published authors. And why not? With CreateSpace, you pay nothing up front to have your books published and you are not […]

Life Happens

I started this site in February of 2016 and to be honest, I had hoped to be further along on my journey to becoming a children’s book author. However, I […]

Make Time To Write

Begin marketing your book before you write it is what I said and I believe this to be true, however you must have a story in you before starting this […]

Make Use of Online Communities

When working to build a reputation, one strategy is to join online communities related to your subject matter or geared toward potential customers, in our case some group of parents. I […]

New Exposure Plan

I’ve been working hard to get exposure for my book.  I tried social stories, however they did not get as much exposure as I had hoped. Unable to come up […]

Not Just A Book, but A Business

I am working hard this year to become a children’s book author. However that is not my only goal. I would like within the next two years to be able […]