Monthly Archives: May 2013

Author Business Cards, Book Cards, and General Author Swag

So… you’re thinking maybe you need a little something to say “Hey! I’m an author!” Maybe you’re thinking of creating an author business card you can whip out to add legitimacy to your title. Or possibly a book card you

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Building Conflict in a Story with a Contagonist

What is an contagonist and what does it have to do with building conflict in your novel? Lots. An┬ácontagonist is a character who is generally on the hero/heroine’s side in the story as they want the hero/heroine to achieve their

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How to Choose a Book Cover that Resonates With Readers: Kindar’s Cure Cover Reveal

Today I have something special for you. This is a guest post by author Michelle Hauck on how she took her book cover to the people and ended up with a cover that resonated with readers. Here’s how she did

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