Happy Book-Strategy Planning Season

I am surprised and delighted by the huge response I received regarding the Savvy Sunday News Release on crutch words. If you haven’t seen that post yet, you’ll find it here. Below are just a few of the comments I’ve received, with additional crutch word nominees!   “I enjoyed reading your thought piece (crutch term?).…

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Amazon Reviews

Book reviews. We all want them, and we want them to be good. Securing them is more challenging than you may think (and if you’re been through this process, then you know), and more than that, what others say in a review is out of our control. (There are those words again: Out of our…

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Authors: Beware of Scammers

At least once a week I learn of some new scam aimed directly at authors and it just hurts my heart. Never has it been so challenging to know who you can trust when it comes to marketing and publicizing your book. I feel for you. I, too, am challenged by this frequently because sometimes…

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