Carolyn Haley – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. The Mobius Striptease, an e-novel. Different sites are calling it paranormal; dark fantasy; New Age; romantic suspense. In truth, it's all of them, but the main story is a metaphysical mystery wrapped around star-crossed love affairs where everyone has great sex (sorry, most is offstage -- the book is not erotica, though … [Read more...]

How I Made $13,000 With One Article


Ten years ago I wrote an article (The Big Bang Publicity Campaign) that was picked up by the major online ezines. Within one month that article brought in $13,000 worth of business. This article not only was published in nearly a thousand online ezines but was also picked up and published in business magazines. Ya know, the kind you buy at Barnes and Noble. That article is … [Read more...]

How to Write a Book Outline


In my recent article, “I Want to Write a Book!,” I mentioned the importance of writing with an outline. That caused some people to ask about the best way to write a book outline. Here are a few techniques that have worked for me and others. Your outline may be created on your computer or you may prefer to start your outline on paper or a whiteboard, then transfer it to your … [Read more...]

Amber Singleton Riviere – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. It's called One Entrepreneur's Journey, and it's 26 interviews with women entrepreneurs.  They share their advice about starting and running a business, their strengths and weaknesses, and how they go about marketing and promotion. Tell us something about yourself. I like to say that I wear many hats.  I always … [Read more...]

Iris Waichler – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Riding the Infertility Roller Coaster: A Guide to Educate And Inspire I wanted to write a book that would help people battling infertility to become empowered, feel less isolated, and help them to advocate for themselves. I am proud to say it won multiple awards including best book of the year from the Nation Association … [Read more...]

Pamela Dodd – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. The 25 Best Time Management Tools & Techniques: How to Get More Done Without Driving Yourself Crazy is a no-fluff, easy-to-read compendium of the best advice on how to manage time better, get organized, and stay focused and in action. What readers seem to like about the book is that it is not a cumbersome time … [Read more...]

Gary Presley – Author Interview


What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. My memoir, Seven Wheelchairs: A Life beyond Polio, was recently published by The University of Iowa Press. I had had experience writing and publishing creative nonfiction essays, and I attempted a memoir only because fellow writers who had read my pieces about living with a disability in American society gave them … [Read more...]

“I Want to Write a Book!”


How long have you been saying that you want to write a book? The truth is that you don’t want to write a book, you want to have written one! But the only way to get to the point where you are the author of a book is to write it (or hire a ghostwriter, but that is another topic!). Writing a book can be an intimidating task. However, you can break it down into smaller, … [Read more...]

Marshall Goldsmith, PhD – Author Interview


Please share with our readers about your latest book. I have just had two books come out. The first is MOJO: How to Get It, How to Keep It, How to Get It Back if You Lose It. The second is its companion, #MOJOtweet, which is part of the THINKaha series. This 100-page THINKaha books contain 140 well-thought-out quotes (tweets/ahas) celebrating how to define and keep your … [Read more...]

Press Kits Gone Green


Everything is going green these days.  Direct mail is being replaced by email marketing.  Polls show that most people pay their bills online versus using the mail.  In public relations the green movement is seeing headway in changing how we do press kits. Press kits are critical to every public relations campaign.  Every client wants a press kit.  Much of the media will only … [Read more...]