Posts with tag: "Atlanta Writers"

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Becoming an Author-Entrepreneur - The First Steps
Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Becoming an Author-Entrepreneur - The First Steps

Want to find out if you’ve got what it takes to become an Author Entrepreneur?I’m honored to be a guest on Jami Gold’s blog today, discussing the first steps to becoming an entrepreneur in the field of Indie publishing. It’s not as hard as you might think, but there’s still a lot to consider before you jump in.  And whether you are going with the traditional route of publishing, or self-publishing, chances are you will be handling many tasks on your own which require entrepreneurial skills.Here’s the link to Jami’s blog: you’ve never ...

New Author Interview - Donjaline Hope
Friday, April 22, 2016
Becoming an Author-Entrepreneur - The First Steps

Wayward Pines, the popular novel series written by author Blake Crouch, has spawned a series on Fox television and dozens of titles in the Kindle Worlds publishing program. One of the most recent Kindle Worlds titles was written by my good friend and talented author,Donjaline Hope. This exciting novella was her debut, and she plans to expand into full length novels, writing in a variety of genres such as steampunk, adventure, and romance.I sat down recently with Mrs. Hope to get the scoop on her debut and what she has planned for the future.R. R. - Congratulations on your debut with Wayward Pines: Salt Lake City Expedition. What enticed you to write this ...

My Fifteen Seconds of Fame in a Film About Romance
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Becoming an Author-Entrepreneur - The First Steps

That’s Renee, with two e’s…. In July 2013, I attended my first Romance Writers of America conference in Atlanta Georgia,where I happen to live. I enjoyed every minute of it, but for months afterward, I had no idea my experience had been recorded for posterity.Love Between the CoversApparently, a documentary film about the romance novel industry was being recorded during the conference. Several months later an author friend of mine, acclaimed erotic romanceauthor Annabel Joseph, lent me a copy of the movie to watch.  Imagine my surprise when I came up on screen, in a shot of the audience at a seminar. Another author friend, Lainie S. Flin, was beside me in ...