I had all but given up on my dream of speaking on stage. I loved connecting with audiences, but I didn’t see my speaking career going anywhere in particular. Speaking took a lot of time because I developed a new talk every time a group invited me to speak. So I put my head down […]
Do you feel alone as an author and wonder, “How do I write a book by myself?” Writing is a solitary endeavor. The introspection and opportunity to explore my own thoughts is one of my favorite parts. As a teenager, I wrote as a form of therapy. As an adult, I earned my living as […]
Our Positively Powered community is growing with new authors! One positive aspect of the pandemic shut down is that our once-a-month local gathering is now a weekly, nationwide event. This diverse group has become a community of people who care for and support each other. Community encourages collaboration between members, and it makes me so […]
Fox Guided Meditation I created the Fox Guided Meditation to calm your anxiety and help you relax. With all the crazy news going on, I felt my nervous system ramping up and remembered to listen to it. The fox invites us to enter a world of beautiful sounds and comforting sensations. Enjoy a few minutes […]
A simple meditation for setting intentions for you to use daily, weekly, or whenever you want to focus your attention. You decide what intention(s) you want to set. So find a comfy spot, relax, and take 5 minutes for yourself. Enjoy!
Hats Off to the Value of Positive Peers I was lucky enough to attend my first Positively Powered Authors gathering the day before my first appointment with Amy, my book coach. At the time, I remember thinking I had no place being there. I hadn’t written anything yet and I wasn’t even sure I had […]
What Makes a Book Great? I really get into the books I read. I fall in love a little with the story, the author, and what I’m learning. In one captivating, well-written memoir, I connected with the author and felt her pain as she took me with her through growing up, creating a life, and […]
This short video shows you how to avoid writing a boring author biography. Create one that will help your ideal readers know that your book is for them! For more in-depth help with your author biography, see: Three steps to writing your bio: step one Writing your author bio: step two Putting your author […]
Knowing the difference between a Book Coach and an Editor can help you decide on what support you need to unleash your inner author and publish your book. Every author should be over-the-moon happy about their book, and professional Book Coaches and Editors pave the path to making that dream come true. A Book Coach gets […]
It’s not too late to send the books you want to give! I show you how to save the day in this quick video about Kindle’s Buy For Others feature.