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Indie Book Promotion: The Fussy Librarian

When it comes to #indiepublishing, there are many things an #author must consider. One of the concerns is #indiebookmarketing. How will your prospective #reader know your #book is available? Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin The Fussy Librarian founded by #JeffreyBruner. The website is dedicated to helping #readers find #books Read More

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Let’s Talk About Book Reviews with #JoyfullyReviewed and #MileHighKinkBookClub

The almighty #bookreview! Let’s talk about book reviews in fiction. As an indie writer, this is always a hot topic. Why? Well, because we are always searching for any promotional item that will help us reach a reader. Find me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin Whether you’re hiring a promotional service to assist you Read More

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Writer’s Mindset: Black Male Romance Author with #LawrenceHall

Black Male Romance Author?! What!!! I know you’re curious. That’s right. He is a Black male #Romance #writer, and he’s not embarrassed to tell you. #Blackmaleauthors #Blackmaleauthorsfiction #maleromanceauthors #maleromancenovels Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin In his best Muhammed Ali impersonation, #LawrenceHall is not shy and will tell you that Read More

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#Nonfiction Collaboration with #DarielRaye

DarielRaye and I have known each other for years; however, this interview was the first time we met face to face, sort of. ⁠ ⁠Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin⁠⁠Next year, she and I will collaborate along with other authors as part of a nonfiction collection of short stories that Read More

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Writer’s Mindset: Author and Screenwriter #LolahLace

Writing is an interesting thing. For some people, it is their first love. Still, for others, it’s something that “happened” because of a love for something else. However, no matter how you get there, once you are there, you find that you love it. #self-publishing #indiepublishing #indieauthor⁠Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin⁠⁠I met #LolahLace on the #indie #writing circuit. Read More

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Author’s Mindset: Let’s Talk Tropes with #SageYoung

Since 2013, Sage Young has published twelve novels. She has published all of her current work as #self-published author. The funny thing about Sage Young is that if you ask her, she will swear that she was an accidental success. Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin What does it take Read More

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Writing through Pain and Loss a Discussion with author S Frost

#Writers #write, right? That’s what I’ve always heard, but what happens when life has so many valleys that you can’t breathe? Are #writers still expected to #write?⁠ #selfpublishing⁠Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin⁠⁠Many of you may know S Frost by other pen names; however, I only know her as S. Read More

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Author and Filmmaker #MoniBoyce

Moni Boyce is one of three #indie published authors who came together to form B.A.R.R. This Facebook group is geared toward people of color who write Romance, as well as readers of diverse Romance. B.A.R.R. (Black Authors and Readers of Romance) is a new networking place, but it is quickly becoming a safe place for Read More

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Author Collaborations and International Book Events

The world of indie publishing is filled with the unknown. Navigating it can be difficult. However, as I have said so many times, you don’t have to do any of it alone. #IndieAuthorMindset #IndiePublishing Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin LaVerne Thompson and I have known each other for fifteen Read More

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Rock Your Crown: What’s Your Side Hustle A Discussion with Reana Malori

Self-published authors are some of the hardest working people I know. When it comes to “grinding”, I swear! My people are always trying to figure out how to connect the pieces. Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin Reana Malori is a Queen. Yep, she has the tiara and everything to Read More