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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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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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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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Business of #Books: How to Sell Book Merchandise

Independent authors don’t have the powerhouse of a large #publishing house behind their work. As a result #self-publishing is about more than #books. About more than #writing. A #self-published #author must think about all elements of the business of books. #selfpublishingsuccess #selfpublishingmarketingstrategies. Don’t forget to check me out on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin. I Read More

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#KenyaWright Traveling the World with Children and a Laptop

First, let me tell you this interview is longer than my others. Why? Because this was my first opportunity to sit with Kenya and have a conversation about so so many things. Things that I found so interesting that I couldn’t stop asking her questions. Don’t forget to check me out on your favorite social Read More

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The Summer of Black Love #Beverly Jenkins

1994, the summer of Black Love. I’d never heard this phrase until the day I interviewed Beverly Jenkins. For those who may not be familiar and, truthfully, I’m curious as to who that might be! But there may be a few unicorns out there. Ms. Beverly Jenkins has been published for nearly thirty years. She Read More

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Former Police Officer Now Author – #PhoenixDaniels

The question about why does any author #write is big and complex. Some write simply because they can. They’re good at it, so they do it. Some write because they want fame and fortune. But others write because it’s a calling. There’s a purpose behind each word. Don’t forget to follow me on your favorite social media: https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin Read More

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Author and Veteran: Let’s Talk Romance with #SieraLondon

Let’s discuss #Romance #writing with author Siera London. Siera spent more than twenty years as a part of the U.S. Military. I wanted to learn more from her about how that factors into her writing. #selfpublishingmarketingstrategies #selfpublishingsuccess You can find me on your favorite social media https://linktr.ee/angelakayaustin. Although Siera has only been in the world Read More

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Copyediting vs Line Editing vs Proofreading with Savannah J. Frierson

We’ve discussed editing before. Let’s dig in a little deeper. What is the difference between the various steps of editing? Do you know? Do you need someone different to do each step? Can you skip any of the steps? Honestly, we know these are the questions that all self-published authors have when they first begin. Read More