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Kindle Unlimited: Good Plan or KU Hamster Wheel of Death?

When Amazon’s publishing program, Kindle Direct Publishing launched, many authors had high hopes. KDP promised writers a seemingly fair shot at visibility, competitiveness and better compensation. KDP and it’s Kindle Unlimited (KU) program—in theory—presented what appeared to be a more “meritocratic” chance at fame and fortune. Paid per page read. Good books would make more …

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Motive: The Key to Writing Stories Readers Can’t Put Down

Motivation points out where a character is most likely to trip, but also highlights the direction the character needs to grow. It’s this additional psychological layering that can make even a simple story deceptively complex. Like stepping into a puddle and falling into the center of the Earth.

From Dream to DONE: Formatting for PRINT

Class Title: From Dream to DONE: Formatting for PRINT Instructor: Maria Grace Price: General Admission $99.00 USD/ ONLY $75 FOR THOSE WHO REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 23rd!!!! Where: Bad Lamb Academy Portal (Big Blue Button) When: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th  7:00-10:00 p.m. EST (NYC TIME) THREE HOURS of FUN for even the most hard core technophobe! PROMISE! …

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From Dream to Digital: E-Book Formatting 101

Class Title: From Dream to Digital: E-Book Formatting 101 Instructor: Maria Grace Price: General Admission $99.00 USD/ ONLY $75 FOR THOSE WHO REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 9th!!!! Where: Bad Lamb Academy Portal (Big Blue Button) When: F-F-FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th  7:00-10:00 p.m. EST (NYC TIME) THREE HOURS of FUN for even the most hard core technophobe! PROMISE! …

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Pitch Perfect: Can You Sell Your Story in ONE Sentence?

The pitch is critical for book sales because it connects the consumer (reader) with our work. Sales is always, ALWAYS about the customer, and the essence of all sales is that it solves some sort of problem for the buyer. Books solve problems. Which one does yours solve? How? Why your book?