BE a Writer

BE a Writer

I really enjoy the book of Proverbs. Those short, succinct phrases speak clearly about every area of life. As I’ve grown older, I come to value their wisdom and guidance even more. Some, I’ve found, speak clearly to writing. One in particular is Proverbs 14:23 NLT. Work brings profit, but mere talk leads to poverty!…

It’s All About Trust

It’s All About Trust

The first time I heard Larry Parman, an attorney specializing in estate planning speak at a conference, I knew I would use him. Even though he asked questions that made me squirm. “If something were to happen to you, could your children afford to bury you?” “Ummm…well…the truth is that they couldn’t even afford to…

The Cover/Title Combo that Sells Books
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The Cover/Title Combo that Sells Books

Last time, I discussed various approaches to getting people to read your books. I mean, sure, writing is fun and all, but it’s even more fun when someone is actually reading. The one important aspect I did not discuss is the cover, which of course, also contains your title. We have heard all our lives that…