5 Surprising Benefits of Attending a Writing Conference

5 Surprising Benefits of Attending a Writing Conference

Whether you’re an accomplished writer or new to the writing world, if you’re considering attending a writing conference, it’s probably because you want to learn. You review the schedule, and see a variety of interesting topics to be presented by interesting speakers. You see places where you can sign up to pitch a project or…

Free Image Sites Writers Will Love
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Free Image Sites Writers Will Love

Writers don’t need pictures that speak 1000 words, we need pictures that draw attention to the words we have written. Finding great images to enhance our social media posts can be costly at stock photo sites and  tricky to navigate attribution issues at free-image sites. To avoid cost and accidental  infringement on photographer rights, I…

5 Common, BIG Mistakes Writers Make on Their Facebook Pages–and How to Fix Them

5 Common, BIG Mistakes Writers Make on Their Facebook Pages–and How to Fix Them

We set up our author/writer/speaker Facebook page as we have been advised to do repeatedly by agents, successful writers, and conference speakers. We tell everyone we know, send out friend invites, and receive a bunch of Facebook LIKES. We put time and effort into posting regularly, yet the page doesn’t grow. What’s up with that?…