Where is your mother? The bar said she left already, but they probably lie for her. It’s ugly out, ugly out. Can’t believe we still have power. (more…)
Thank you to everyone who participated in our first Flash Fiction Saturday. Come back to 40DayWriter.com tomorrow to read the winning submission, The Tornado, by Kathy Downs.
This Week’s Flash Fiction Title: A Travelling Show
Each week on Thursdays, we’ll be featuring an author and their journey. I do this to help you get a realistic picture of what it will take for you to get your story from concept to publication and beyond, so you know what to expect and what the obstacles are that stand in your way so you can prepare for them.
Introducing A.J. Cattapan!
This week’s selection is Amy “A. J.” Cattapan. A.J. Cattapan is a bestselling author, speaker, and middle school English teacher (more…)
I’m going to let you in on a secret: I lack confidence. My lack of confidence has hurt my business, stopped my book sales from happening, and led to me not being present for you because I didn’t really think my presence mattered. My lack of confidence nearly destroyed my business and led to me being forced to move in with family.
Your Confidence Is Key to Your Success, Too
There is nothing like a weekly challenge to help spice things up, so after giving things some consideration about how I can provide more value to the people who actually visit 40daywriter.com and, especially, to the members of my 40 Day Writers Facebook group , I have decided to introduce Flash Fiction Saturdays. (more…)
I specialize in helping people self-publish. I’ve self-published more than a few of my own titles, and I’ve helped more than a half-dozen people self-publish theirs. It’s hard work, it’s a lot of work, and there are a lot of working parts that go into it. Tiny details that most people would neither think of nor look at. That’s why I’m writing this post. (more…)