The Haunted Pen Wants YOU! Are you a writer? Do you have a blog? Do you have a short story/novella/book you want to promote? Would you like another stop on your blog tour? Would you like to increase your author platform? Why do I ask so many questions? Simple. I’m looking to host guest-written, writing-related … Continue reading Open Invitation for Guest Blog Posts
Are you a writer? Do you have a blog? Do you need help sharing your flash fiction, short story, novella or novel with more people? Do you have new work you want to promote? Are you looking for another stop on your blog tour? Are you looking to increase your author platform? Why does this … Continue reading Open Invitation for Guest Blog Posts
Today I am happy to be part of Writers Persevere!, an event that authors Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi are running for the next few days to celebrate their release of their newest book, The Emotional Wound Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide to Psychological Trauma. This book looks at the difficult experiences embedded in our character’s … Continue reading Celebrating Perseverance in the Writing Community
Guest Post by Colleen M. Story Most writers don’t make a full-time salary off their work. According to a 2014 Digital Book World and Writer’s Digest Author Survey, over half of traditionally published authors have yearly earnings of less than $1,000 a year. Only 1.3 percent of them earn more than $100,000 a year. That … Continue reading 3 Things You Have to do to Write with a Day Job
The Haunted Pen Wants YOU! Are you a writer? Do you have a blog? Do you need help sharing your flash fiction, short story, novella or novel with more people? Do you have new work you want to promote? Are you looking for another stop on your blog tour? Are you looking to increase your … Continue reading Open Invitation For Guest Blog Posts
While browsing the Internet recently I came across an extremely interesting website called “Yes and Yes.” The site is operated by Sarah Von Bargen, who started the site in 2008. Since then Sarah has “slowly found an audience of 12,000+ daily readers and been featured in places like Lifehacker, Problogger, Glamour, and Forbes.com among others.” … Continue reading Guest Post – How to DIY a Super Cheap, Super Effective Writing Retreat
Guest Post by Tam May When I knew I wanted to become a self-published author rather than go the traditional route, I started doing my homework researching the process. I knew promotion and marketing my work would be a challenge. I read articles and books on the subject, gathering information about the options available, everything … Continue reading Local Opportunities – Don’t Overlook Them!
While browsing the Internet a couple of days ago I came across an extremely interesting writing website called “Writing and Wellness.” The site belongs to Colleen M. Story, who is “an imaginative fiction and full-time freelance writer living in the great Northwest.” I have to confess that since finding Writing and Wellness I’ve spent a … Continue reading Guest Post – What You Need To Know About Potential Laptop Dangers