Unique Writing & Marketing Ideas For Authors

Untraditional Publishing ™ is for authors that think beyond traditional and self-publishing. Here is an idea with variations added to assist you in writing and marketing books using Untraditional methods. Combining books and music is becoming more popular and I believe will be linked together in the next few years. James Patterson released a soundtrack for one of his books. Jeffery Deaver used a singer as a character, then created music videos … [Read more...]

A New Breed of Author

The way an author manages his/her career has changed drastically. The author has to be much more than a great writer. Below is a list of what the New Breed of Author must become…   Social Networking   Description: Includes making five posts a day, reaching target audience, networking with those in the publishing industry, building a fan base, and selling books.   ~ Facebook Profile ~ Facebook Fan Page ~ … [Read more...]

500 Quotes about Authors, Books, Publishing: 31-40

I will be listing 500 quotes for you to use on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites. “I quote others to better express myself.” Montaigne. 31-40: “There is only one school of literature-that of talent.” ~ Vladimir Nabokov “Everybody walks past a thousand story ideas every day. The good writers are the ones that see five or six of them.” ~ Orson Scott Card “I remember a long time ago, a literary agent told me I wasn’t … [Read more...]

500 Quotes about Authors, Books, Publishing: 21-30

I will be listing 500 quotes for you to use on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites. “I quote others to better express myself.” Montaigne. 21-30: “Nothing stinks like a pile of unpublished writing.” ~ Sylvia Plath “I would sooner read a timetable or a catalogue than nothing at all.” ~W. Somerset Maugham “One of my main target audiences are adults, teens, tweens, and children that do not like to read. That is an untapped … [Read more...]

Succeed by Going UP!

Who has more power, a traditional publisher, or You? Who has more writing talent, literary agents, or You? Who has more influence over your career, self-publishers, or You? Who has more imagination, the eBook industry, or You? Who is more unique, Stephen King, or You? Let me ask you another question. “Which person or business will stop You from having a successful career?” It’s true that you need to work with others, but you cannot depend … [Read more...]