July 24, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Episode #188 Tarot, Mercury in Retrograde, & Blonde Ops An Interview with Natalie Zaman Listen to the beginning of this episode to hear the big announcement! Meanwhile, Click here to get on the priority list for VideosForWriters.com, affordable customizable videos created especially for writers! My new service will be introduced soon! Today’s interview…

June 1, 2014

Last weekend was Memorial Day weekend. Did you have a good one? I took two whole days off. I don’t usually do that. But I really felt I needed to allow my brain to rest. My back’s been out of whack, too, and I just had to refresh everything. One way I’m going to refresh…

May 2, 2014

Brain Burps About Books Podcast #176 Click here to tweet this week’s episode In this week’s episode you’ll hear answers to listeners’ questions from Brain Burps About Books Lunch ‘n Learn with Katie Davis. Julie Falatko review of Abayomi, The Brazilian Puma by Darcy Pattison. how to get your copy of How To Promote Your…

November 26, 2011

In the funniest and most creative example of procrastination I’ve ever seen, Anna-Marie Crum has created a series of very short, very true little videos about the frustrations of writing. This one, illustrating the minutia of picking the exact correct word is done is a very funny amusing funny way. And also true dead-on.  

May 5, 2011

I was both honored and pleased to be invited to submit a guest post to DearEditor.com, a blog by former Harcourt editor, Deborah Halverson. If you haven’t seen it, click here and check it out. She’s amazing!   Dear Editor… I’m thinking of including either podcasts or videos on my blog. Is one better for…

April 26, 2011

Before I tell you about this week’s “contest,” let’s see who won last week!   Thanks to our winner (whose name is in the video, which you’ll have to watch to find out if you won hahaha!) for this great chicken picture! Week #2: The Audience Participation Sweepstakes! The prizes: A signed copy of the…

April 11, 2011

Why should the cute babies, stupid cat burglers, and people doing things they shouldn’t (back to the stupid cat burglers) get all the attention? You can easily harness the power of this incredible social media site for the benefit of your business. It’s easy to forget that YouTube is yet another social media site, isn’t…

April 10, 2011

Using various blog posts and Darcy Pattison’s advice in her Book Trailer Manual as guides, I deleted my old YouTube channel and created a new one. The downside to doing that is that all the views and my followers are now gone. The upside made that worth it. Here is what Darcy, the book trailer…