Posted on 12/12/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Kudler challenges you: Aside from you and your closest loved ones, which person is the most excited about your...

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Posted on 12/05/2019 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Most newsletter advice centers on how to add subscribers (or what to share with them). On the flip side of...

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Posted on 11/24/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Between the holiday madness and ever-shrinking amount of daylight, we wouldn’t fault anyone for feeling like they’re mentally stuck right...

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Posted on 10/22/2019 at 04:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There are a number of reasons why we avoid or procrastinate certain tasks, and not all of them boil down...

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Posted on 09/25/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We wouldn’t blame you if you were sick unto death of hearing lectures about your book cover. But if you...

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Posted on 09/24/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One of the key takeaways from a recent post on acquiring editorial reviews was that if you don’t ask, you...

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Posted on 09/04/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes, we dread a task because the actions it involve are unpleasant or unappealing. (Like, say, cleaning bathrooms.) Other times,...

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Posted on 08/29/2019 at 11:19 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Kudler has a good primer on what your book cover needs on The Book Designer, with a special bonus...

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Posted on 08/22/2019 at 11:37 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Nate Hoffelder has another installment of his email newsletter series to share today. Previously, he discussed why authors need newsletters,...

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Posted on 08/19/2019 at 11:31 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As kids, we’re taught to be modest and graciously accept praise, rather than proudly repeating it. So no wonder few...

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