January 22, 2014

Live every Wednesday at noon EST / 9am PST Bring your questions! Bring your lunch! Replays will be here and on my YouTube channel here.

November 26, 2013

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #159 Announcements Little Chicken’s Big Christmas Kindle book  is FAB because of Kristen Eckstein. Want to learn to publish your own Kindle book? Kristen’s Kindle Boot Camp is coming in January, but if you sign up by THIS Thursday you can get $200 off the price. Use code ‘fastaction’ by Thursday 11/28/13…

November 1, 2013

Yes! Right off your sugar high of yesterday, you can go right into November is Picture Book Month! Celebrate Picture Book Month starting today! Today is the beginning of the annual celebration of Picture Book Month. First of all, Marcie Colleen created this fabulous Teacher’s Guide, so if you are a teacher, please download and use…

October 16, 2013

Podcast #154 Today’s episode is sponsored by Children’s Book Insider with an incredible offer you can only get if you listen to the episode, because the offer is exclusively for my listening peeps. If you liked this episode, please click here to tweet about it! In This Week’s Episode You’ll Hear A First Pages segment…

October 8, 2013

Thanks to Bruce Graham, for giving me the head’s up about this piece of a video he created for a client. He contacted me to let me know how he used the Katie Davis theme in Powtoon, and it’s so exciting to see it being used! Bruce is the Founder and Instructional Designer and Visionary-in-Chief…

September 11, 2013

Podcast episode #149 Tweet about this show! Just click here, I’d love to hear from you! In this episode about an online business boot camp where I’ll be teaching – with a discount for my listeners – make your business your slave in 2 hours! more fine tuning on the new First Pages segment – see…

August 19, 2013

Sometimes figuring out dialogue, especially natural dialogue is tough. Writing prompts can come disguised, too, in a Bad LipReading video. (Bad Lipreading is one of my favorite YouTube Channels, by the way.) I thought for this writing prompt about dialogue I’d give you a great example of how dialogue can completely change the context of a scene. Watch…

August 7, 2013

Like this podcast? Click this link to tweet it! Show Notes Episode #146 – Part 2 Why This Week is in Two Parts Lisa B. Marshall’s book is called Smart Talk and knows all about effective communication. I, however, was so enthralled with what she had to say, I forgot how to run an interview…