Is it magic? No, but it is true that your appearance varies based on the perception of the viewer. Confused? Read on!
I am actively working towards a less time-intensive professional life now. How about you? How is your entrepreneurial quality of life?
Check out the end of this blog—there’s a chance to win a free first chapter evaluation! I belong to a book club that meets monthly. I love it because as a group, we select books which I probably would not have chosen on my own. Like many people, I would otherwise stick to what I […]
Today on this day in 1965, they published Alex Haley’s, The Autobiography of Malcolm X. I remember picking it up as a teenager. It was the largest book I’d ever read at that time until I started Haley’s other book, Roots. Now, as an editor, it is fascinating seeing Haley’s editorial remarks— all preserved by […]
As an entrepreneur, I have often wondered about the value of Instagram Reels. I mean, they are entertaining, but do I really have to dance for you to see I’m a great book coach? But last night, 𝗮 𝗿𝗲𝗲𝗹 𝗵𝗲𝗹𝗽𝗲𝗱 𝗺𝗲 𝘀𝗲𝗲 𝘀𝗼𝗺𝗲𝘁𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗶𝘁 𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗴𝗲𝗱 𝗺𝘆 𝘄𝗵𝗼𝗹𝗲 𝗽𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗽𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝗼𝗻 𝗟𝗜𝗙𝗘. Really, it was something […]
Nineteen Tales of COVID-19, has, as the title suggests, nineteen different takes and experiences of the pandemic. The stories are from the early months when people fought over toilet paper, and you could not find masks or hand sanitizers in any store. Remember those first days? Now that we’ve been living in the shadow of […]
Now is the best time to be a write a book. Know why? Because there are so many ways of getting your words “out there”. You can you can blog, you can create eBooks, you can self-publish full-length books. You can do all this from the comfort of your own computer. You don’t even need […]
This is a guest post from my ex-husband’s blog page. I love this particular blog as it is talking about our daughters and it was written in honour of International Women’s Day. Today, on this International Women’s Day, I am counting my blessings. I am the father of three beautiful young women. My eldest daughter […]
The Ups & Downs of Success I love Costco’s tables and tables covered with piles and piles of books. I know that, as a small publisher, getting into Costcos or stores like it can be a dream or a nightmare: they order loads and loads of books, but if they don’t sell them, they end […]
I love mail. Getting packages. Especially as nowadays, most good news is told in ten-word texts or through posts on Facebook. But I remember the letters, especially as I used to live a continent or two away from my family and friends. In those days, in your letterbox, you got more than just bills and […]