There are a variety of definitions of “community” including:
A group of people with common interests,
likeness, shared ideas and activities.
Author U fills them all—we are authors; we are alike (and yet very different in our topics, methodologies and strategies); we share ideas and activities.
The author’s voice—your voice—is amazing … reaching every corner of every community. To expand our community, Author U has surfaced on LinkedIn this past week. The community has expanded broadly …
With the onslaught of the “e” world … and yes, it is an onslaught; the overwhelming amount of “e” pollution has turned many off. “You’re an author … what type of an author are you? A real author … or who that just jabbers and tosses out anything and everything, without really thinking about content, much less the audience that it is meant for or who it really is?
Can you be a real author and …
It’s Thursday at …
On June 1st, General Jim Hall passed away—he was one of Author U’s first members and the author of Parachuting for Gold in Old Mexico and the to be released, Korea.
For those wishing to attend services, they will be at:
Funeral Mass & Reception
Friday, June 6
Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Parish
18000 E. Arapahoe Road
Foxfield, CO 80016
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Hall Family Memorial Fund, P.O. …
Is Amazon for eBooks the only game in town?
At the Extravaganza, we had two excellent sessions delivered by Mark Coker, CEO of Smashwords–get the DVD so you can get all the visual nitty gritty, slides are integrated throughout it. In addition, he was featured on an edition on Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing … you can find that on our On the Air section of the website.
Click on the live links …
We think that summer is starting here in the U.S. Your writing and your book, or about-to-be-book, should be planning its next step. Your book marketing, or the steps you need to be taking should also have their own steps. Within those steps should be the inclusion of getting off and away from any of the excuse ruts you may have fallen into.
Don’t we all get stuck at some time? The list is endless …
It’s Thursday at …
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on some of the top to-dos from the recent 3-day Author U Extravagana—don’t miss it. Last week, Judith walked listeners through a step-by-step for crafting signature stories. This week it’s all about great websites and apps for your to use.Tune in at 6 Eastern, 5 Central, 4 Mountain, 3 Pacific and for our out-of-the-country members and followers … you are going to have …
When you talk … are the people you want to hear you listening?
When someone asks what your book is about, you Pitch … what do you say as you Pitch them your work and words? Do you stumble a bit? Do you start and stop your response until you get it out to the listener. Is the listener still listening? Or do …
It’s Thursday at …
Author U – Your Guide to Book Publishing will focus on some of the top to-dos from the recent 3-day Author U Extravaganza—don’t miss it. Last week, Judith walked listeners through a step-by-step for creating a speech. This week it’s all about crafting the signature stories, moving from free to fee and finding gigs. Tune in at 6 Eastern, 5 Central, 4 Mountain, 3 Pacific and for our out-of-the-country members and followers … …
You Deserve a Break Today …
There are Three BIG Rules to becoming a successful writer and author.
Rule #1: Write, Write, Write
Rule #2: Read, Read, Read
Here’s Rule #3: Take a Break, Take a Break, Take a Break aka, a vacation from your authoring hat for a few days.
Summertime is approaching—the outdoors beckons. A warm day in the sun, a day on the lake or at the beach, river-rafting, a movie marathon, a week of dinners with friends, …
Want to See it Again?
Want to Hear it Again?
Miss Something Important?
Couldn’t Be There This Year?
Take the Author U Extravaganza HOME!
81 Media International … the DVDs include all slides as they are presented!
Step 1. Simply check which CDs, DVDs or packages you’d like from the list below.
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