Pencils of Promise
December 2, 2014

Writers. Aren’t we the lucky ones? I think so. Here are my own Top 3 reasons I LOVE being a writer entrepreneur: 1. I am my own boss. I make the calls. I do the things I love (and some things that have to get done whether I like them or not). When something’s not working,…

November 20, 2014

This was incredibly exciting for me! As anyone who follows me, or has taken Video Idiot Boot Camp, or heard my podcast knows, I love Screenflow. It’s my go-to application for recording and editing video from my desktop. I even created a free video course showing how to use it, which I’m going to have to…

KidLit TV Launch Party
November 12, 2014

Tonight you can win big at the KidLit.TV Launch Party. Literally. Over $1000 worth of prizes!   Back in May I started working with Julie Gribble, a woman with a dream to bring to the world of kidlit a new site that would gather a community of authors, illustrators, educators, and parents to be positive…

Fancy Nancy Illustrator Robin Preiss Glasser
November 7, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Episode 202 Robin Preiss Glasser Gets Fancy with Fancy Nancy Announcements Free 4 Quick & Easy Video Marketing Lessons for Writers You’re not making book trailers yet? Really? Seriously? You know I’m an insane, video-crazed freak, right? But do you know why? Book trailers have literally changed my career as a…

September 3, 2014

What did dozens and dozens and dozens of my peeps write to me when I asked them, “What can I do for you? What do you want to learn?” This: “I know some tech but I’m stuck! Help!” “I know I need video on my site, but what, other than book trailers?” “I want to start an email list…

August 28, 2014

What do you think makes an awesome book trailer? Can you tell me why  this is an awesome trailer? What makes it so good? Yes, this is a booktrailer pop quiz! Give your answer in the comments and I’ll tell you what makes an awesome book trailer. 😎

June 20, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #183 Share this with your peeps, click here to tweet about it! I promised last week to bring you Part 2 with Stephan Hovnanian and give you more Google Plus Training and here it is! In the week’s episode you’ll hear: how to get your questions answered on the podcast…

June 18, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Lunch ‘n Learn with Author Katie Davis   It’s a 30 minute themed Q&A with children’s author Katie Davis. This week we’ll end the series for the summer break with a simple Q&A. That’s right, I’m taking the summer off, so if you have questions, this is your chance! For the…