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Boost Your Author Instagram with a Strategic and Powerful Engagement Approach

Whether you’re promoting your latest book announcement or building a community of like-minded readers and peers, social media is the best way to stay connected and in front of your ideal audience. We get it, being on social media isn’t always easy. There’s a level of vulnerability with sharing certain aspects of your life to strangers. Plus, it’s another skill to learn or freelance to hire. As your author advocate, we’re here to help.

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Top 3 Books Every Author Should Read

Advice for authors straight from the source. Stephanie is an agent scout and developmental editor turned author coach to help authors strive during their author journey! “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.” ― Stephen King Easier said than done, Stephen King! Although… he does have a really great point….

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Querying 101: How to Get Your Manuscript out of the Slushpile

Advice for authors straight from the source. Stephanie is an agent scout and developmental editor turned author coach to help authors strive during their author journey! Slushpile: A set of unsolicited query letters or manuscripts that have either been directly sent to a publisher by an author, or which have been delivered via a literary agent representing the author who may or may not be…

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Overcome Writer’s Block and Get Excited About Writing with These 4 Tips

Writer’s Block: The thing we all wish didn’t exist. (Am I the only one?) We’ve all been there, we’re flying through our word count and feeling inspired one moment and the next we’re… stuck. Since you’re here, you’re probably dealing with writer’s block or trying to make sure you never *ever* deal with it again. Here are a few tips. Disconnect! Our lives revolve around…

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Querying 101: Top 4 Questions To Ask Before Hitting Send

Hello, my fellow writers! Today I wanted to talk to you about the slushpile! dun… dun… DUNNNN! Okay… so it’s not AS scary as it seems, or at least it shouldn’t be. Today, we’re going to dive deep into what the slushpile is and how we can make sure your manuscript and your query stay far from it! A slush pile is just a set of queries and…

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