Category Archives: Facebook


Ozarks in the fall, an enticing image now. I recently received an email from an old friend who is having a lot of her books published this year. She told me that her publisher is urging her to get on … Continue reading

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How many times has someone said to you, “I don’t have time for Facebook?” or “I just don’t understand how to Tweet.” Frankly, I also have trouble finding time to devote to using social media for my promotional purposes. But … Continue reading

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If you’ve worked hard and are fortunate enough to have a book or books coming out, it’s time for promotion, isn’t it? It’s a well-known fact that writers have to do their own promotion. Gone are the days when publishers … Continue reading

Posted in Book Buzzr, book festivals, book marks, book promotion, Facebook, libraries, Ning, postcards, press kits, Velda Brotherton | 5 Comments


In the past I’ve written some about how I’ve organized my week. Since this is the first week of the new year, it might be pertinent to talk a bit about organization in our writing life. I’m often asked how … Continue reading

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Blog Book Tour

Sometimes referred to as a Virtual Book Tour, this handy promotional tool is a godsend for promoting online. It saves running around from town to town, bookstore to bookstore, guzzling gas and wearing down the most athletic author. True this … Continue reading

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If you’re a writer and looking for places to get yourself known, take a look at my profile on Facebook. If you’re not already networking there, check it out. Author Nation is another great promotional site for authors. Check it … Continue reading

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