The Best Pens for Book Signings

[easyazon-image align=”right” asin=”B00BYSTL3Y” locale=”us” height=”500″ src=”” width=”312″]Now available for purchase on, answers the question… “What’s the best pen to use for book signings?” Sooner or later, a conscientious author will ask the question – when she knows in her … Continue reading

Book Review – Damn! Why Didn’t I Write That? and The Benefits of Writing Nonfiction

[easyazon-block align=”right” asin=”1884956173″ locale=”us”]As a member of several writing groups, I’m often asked about my favorite/most useful book on writing. Hands down, Marc McCutcheon’s is always at the top of my list.  (Please forgive the title.  I didn’t write it, … Continue reading

How to Add Social Media Buttons to Your Site

First, let’s clarify. There are two separate objectives when folks talk about adding social media buttons to a site. You want to add one-click easy buttons to share a page or a post. You want to add buttons to social … Continue reading

Book Review – Marketing Your Book On Amazon

Shelley Hitz’s is essentially an insider’s guide for Amazon’s KDP (Kindle Direct Publishing) and Author Central.  It’s like a bag of 21+ golden nuggets of book marketing wisdom. Amazon Tools [easyazon-image align=”right” asin=”B009SGXWM0″ locale=”us” height=”320″ src=”” width=”236″]Through various resources, authors … Continue reading

Spinning Carousel of Your Amazon Books – WordPress Plugin for Authors

How do I put a 3D spinning carousel of my books on my WordPress site or blog? As usual, when I find an answer, I do my best to share, and there are several options for adding a bookshelf, a … Continue reading