Most authors will tell you “I can only share my own experience.” Nobody wants to piss off Amazon™. It is the number one place to self-publish your book. However, there are some facts to keep in mind, especially if you are first-time author. There are two main reasons people self-publish: They could not or did… Read More Is KDP Select The Right Choice?
The Five Day Free Promotion From October 12 to October 16. For five days, the e-book version of The Supernatural Prodigy is absolutely FREE. It won’t be free again until I publish my next novel. Click here to Download it Now. That announcement is for Science Fiction, Metaphysics, Spirituality, Visionary readers everywhere. You Don’t Need a Kindle… Read More FREE Book Promotion
Finding Your Audience If you’ve read anything on my website, you know I’m all about helping new authors succeed. Over the last few months, I’ve been researching the promotion and advertising resources available and I’m sorry to say it’s kind of bleak. There are some extremely helpful websites on this subject of “finding your audience,”… Read More Low-cost Advertising for New Authors
After a year of writing, learning, editing, proofreading…I finally published my first novel, The Supernatural Prodigy. It should NOT have taken me a year. A good six months of that time was spent researching and studying. Turns out writing is not simply sitting down and pouring your story into your computer. It’s a long, hard,… Read More Getting Published-How Hard Can It Be?
As with many love stories, my relationship with sci-fi didn’t start well. When I was seven years old, my eleven-year-old sister took me to a double feature: “Them” and “Tarantula.” One could argue those are horror movies, but they’re based on science-gone-wrong. “Them” is about nuclear testing creating huge monstrous ants, and “Tarantula” is about… Read More My Sci-Fi History
Welcome Readers and Authors… My name is Cheryl Currie, pen name C. L. Currie. I’m so glad you dropped by. For a limited time, I’m offering my latest novel free in exchange for an honest review. Only a few subscribers will qualify but I’m asking any and all of my blog visitors to let me… Read More Free Gifts Just for Stopping By
Google came to my rescue once again. Not only do they have free surveys in Google Forms, but they also let you import pictures for each question. The survey I used is called “Customer Feedback.” A wonderful tool for anyone wanting to test a product.… Read More How To Survey Readers FREE
Get my latest novel free for helping me choose a cover. Book will be published in July 2017.… Read More Help Me Choose–Get My Novel FREE
I thought I’d try out this blog linking idea to see if it would actually link me up with other authors. It’s still being created, so we’ll see if it works out. You can add your own blog site by getting the code at the bottom. Here’s the list so far…
Under the category of “writing,” I hoped to put together some awesome advice. Advice has been a treacherous path for me, both given and received. I’ve seen wonderful stories never reach the light of day, destroyed by lack of voice. I do not want to see that happen to you. Let me explain… When all… Read More Voice vs. Literary Laryngitis
Writing Prompts, a necessary tool for writers.… Read More Writing Prompts