To kick off Week 2 of the 2017 IndiePendence Celebration, author Melissa Blue shares her secrets on crafting the perfect cover art The perfect cover design has very little to do with the actual aesthetics ... Read More...
USA Today bestselling author Hildie McQueen on when to take your writing full time #IndieMonth2017 #giveaway
For all the writers out there who dream about going full time, bestselling author Hildie McQueen brings some words of wisdom, encouragement, and an actionable plan for staying on track. Peek inside to get motivated and inspired! PLUS, two stellar giveaways featuring $25 Amazon gift cards!
Rebecca Zanetti shares her secrets to managing a chaotic writing schedule #IndieMonth2017 #interview #giveaway
In this exclusive interview, bestselling author Rebecca Zanetti reveals her CRAZY busy writing and release schedules for 2017 and gives on point advice on how to manage the chaos of a busy author's life. Time is our most precious resource, so click here for tips on how to make the most of yours! DON'T MISS GIVEAWAYS: $25 Amazon Gift Card & ebooks of Rebecca's Realm Enforcer series (bottom of post!).
#IndieMonth2017 is a four-week celebration of independence in publishing and spans two blogs: DaVinciKittie.com (you are here!) and my romance review site, GraveTells.com. Know you want to be in publishing, but not sure exactly what your niche is? Here are a few common roles in the publishing industry. Check out what these professionals have to say about why they do what they do and how they got started, and see if any of these are right for you.
Today I’m hosting romantic suspense author Elicia Hyder. I met Elicia at a recent conference and she gave me a copy of The Soul Summoner...which I sped through in less than a day. So I'm excited to welcome Elicia here to let me pick her brain about her fantastic debut novel. The Soul Summoner has more than 1,000 reviews on Amazon (1,800 on GoodReads!) with a solid 4.5 star rating. Keep reading for the interview!
I am officially a podcaster! The release of Book Passport, Pt 2: Future Travel marks my second official podcast. *confetti* You can listen to it below, or on Spreaker, SoundCloud, or YouTube. Be sure to check out my show playlist for other episodes, including a crazy fun (and honest) Paranormal Romance Girls Night. Click for listening options!