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White Female Author Who Voices Black Characters #LiveFree

When you write something that isn’t you, it’s not a memoir, it’s not fiction based on you, you have to step outside of yourself to tell the story. What does that mean? What does it really take? I have written characters who are nothing like me at all. I’ve never experienced the things that happen Read More

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Speaking from a Woman’s POV through the Eyes of a Man

As part of my continued journey of speaking with unique voices, I bumped into Rafael. After reading some the work that Rafael shared with me, I became extremely intrigued by his ability to speak in a true voice through the eyes of women, of mothers. Join me on Live Free to learn more about Rafael Read More

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Does Cover Art Make a Difference #LiveFree with V Vee

When it comes to cover art, there a many opinions. Truthfully, I can only speak for my own work, but there are actually studies which show the success of different art aspects. Within various genres, you will see that certain things will get you more eyes on your book. What works best for you and Read More

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#Librarians and #IndieAuthors Part 1 #LiveFree

As an #IndieAuthor understanding the importance of reaching readers isn’t lost on any of us; however, what does that really mean? How do we design a distribution plan that accounts for all outlets? What are the outlets? For more than twenty years, I’ve worked in marketing. Digging into the world of book distribution was a Read More