Tag Archive | marketing

Goats on the Roof

It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to. – J. R. R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings On sunny September Saturday, my husband and I had a mini-adventure. There was no […]

The Hook

In case you missed the commercials…the ‘Big Game’ was Sunday. (I can’t say its proper name without expressed licensed permission.) The game was full of drama and some over-dramatized storylines. Some of the commercials were funny or deliberately dumb. A few were starkly heartfelt. Oprah almost made me miss the fact I was watching a […]

Good morning! My “Chatting with the authors” segment today is with my pal B.C. Sirrom, author of “Thrush”…come join us!

Good morning! My “Chatting with the authors” segment today is with my pal B.C. Sirrom, author of “Thrush”…come join us!. Related articles Good morning! My “Chatting with the authors” segment today is with my pal D.G. “Dawn” Torrens, author of “Heart and Mind”…come join us! (thomasrydder.wordpress.com) Hey Y’all ! My “Chatting with the authors” segment […]

Business Cards and a New Haircut

Procrastination. I don’t procrastinate regularly. But I do put off making decisions sometimes. I have long hair and often imagine cutting it really short. But I waffle on my decision so I put off going to the salon. Finally, instead of a having a clear confident choice, I just make myself go. Now my hair […]

flood of identity

Any new author (and many veteran writers) is challenged with promoting the release of a new book. The Publisher has some tools, but for the self-published and small press the call goes out to the Author. I have decided to personally celebrate the situation. It places me in control of how my book is represented […]