In the photo, Matthew Wright
Typically, Vacation Bible School is held in the summer months, but Pikes Peak Park Baptist Church likes to get the bang for their buck. Every year, in the month of October, they dust off the…Continue
My novel TWISTED ROOTS launched June 19, 2012 and had already sold over 500 book before then. Mostly it was due to spending hours on social media. Yes, my publisher is working as well on my behalf, but let's face it, I'm a nobody. Well at least I was a nobody. :-)
As word got out (by me), those new friends began messaging me about my book and I started taking reservations for the pre-release books. That's all it took--that and a well written, good book.
Our society has become much more 'social'. Not necessarily the way people used to be social with potlucks and Popsicle's on the front porch or back yard BBQ's. This day and age we are using: text, blogs, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, or Pinterest.
As an author I've always thought in person book signings were the way to draw attention to a new book. I can't remember the last time I walked into a book store and saw an author sitting at a table with his/her book with a pen in hand.…Continue