Archives for August 2010

Time For Authors

Time can be linked to your own mortality. "Time stands still for no man." The clock keeps ticking, placing enormous pressure on authors. It is a scary way to measure success; by others and for yourself. Whether the day trickles or slips away in a blink, you will look back and discover what you did with your time. Most authors have full-time jobs. They say things like, "If I was a full-time author, I would get more done. I could write more … [Read more...]

Interview with Lisa Comstock

For my second interview, I asked author Lisa Comstock to be my guest. I have been working with Lisa for the last couple of months. We are currently building her fan base and her exposure to readers. Lisa has three self-published books that are all part of The Brimtier Chronicles. She has several other books in the works. Lisa is an example of faith and dedication to all authors. “What is your definition of success?” Personal success is … [Read more...]

Interview with Ron Knight

I thought a great way to start our author series is with Ron Knight. Ron has written quite a few books and I work with him as his marketing manager. It will be a year in October that Ron and myself have been working together. Since then we have worked very hard on not focusing so much on getting published but more on building his fans and reputation as a knowledgable author. We have upgraded the graphic design of his new books, going with a … [Read more...]

New Titles

I want to thank all the authors who submitted their title. Just for fun, I sent this list of titles to my team and asked them to vote on their favorites. (And of course, I voted as well.) In the first section, are titles listed randomly. In the next section, are the top 20. Rankings are silly, but entertaining. If a title did not make the top twenty, it doesn't mean anything. Please click on all the links and find a book that you may want to … [Read more...]

Interview with an Author Series

In the next couple of weeks we will be starting a new blog series that will post once a week. In this series we will be interviewing different authors.  Unlike the traditional author interview we will be asking questions that will be more related to the process and struggle of being an author.  We developed the idea for this series based on the wonderful feedback we have from you the UPAuthor fans on Ron Knights blog posts. And the whole … [Read more...]