A few weeks ago I spoke at the Stockholm Writers Festival -- a new writers' conference created to bring craft, business, and inspiration to writers in the Nordics (and beyond) in English. Our inaugural event in April was a sold-out success. We gathered switched-on authors to teach and inspire, literary agents and acquisitions editors from the US and the UK who shared the low-down on publishing today, and a magical atmosphere prevailed over the 3-day event with attendees mingling with... View More
Yes, today I'm crying on Canadian Expat Mom.
Not sobbing, just crying out of one eye only.
How is that even possible?
Read my guest post to hear all the damp details... View More
What's the secret sauce to being a writer... View More
Have you considered hosting a Facebook event to promote yourself as an author?
8 author buddies and I did just that.
Today I'm sharing how we did it and 8 essential steps for hosting a wildly successful FB book event.
This happened last spring, but our event is still on FB so you can scroll through the amazing posts: Escape to France: Travel Tips from Authors Living in France. To be honest, some sort of magic happened during our event. It wasn't a shouty-grab-my-book-NOW... View More