• Patreon Benefits
    Journal,  Writing

    Patreon Benefits For Authors and Writers

    Nothing is better for Authors and writers than gaining the support of their readers. Whether that is liking posts, reading their books, writing reviews, critiquing their work and more. Let’s talk about another platform that you could be utilizing to support your favorite writer, author or creative entrepreneur. Yep, I’m talking about Patreon! I’ve noticed that quite a few artists and creatives have begun to use Patreon for various reasons: Communication ~ As with blogs, social media and websites Patreon connects with them all to offer another platform to communicate with fans, readers and audiences from all over. Not only do they provide a way to keep readers up to date…

  • Inspirational,  Journal,  Writing

    What Inspires Me to Write…

    One of the questions most, if not all authors get is, “What inspires you to write or What is your inspiration for writing?” I would assume that question has a multitude of answers and I am no exception. So without further ado, here are my reasons as to my inspiration for writing. In the words of my brother -in -law, “Famary” is very important to me and is one of my inspirations for writing. Thank you Jerome! My children encourage me with nearly every word. They are hilarious, loving, and goof-balls. I love every minute with them. So why are they an inspiration? They are my life’s blood. Without them I would be nothing.…

  • Journal,  Writing

    9 Ways to Say ‘Thank You’ for Free

    I wanted to take a minute today to talk about how we can say ‘Thank you’ to our readers for free or for a minimal amount of money. We as authors appreciate our readers. Let’s face it, if we didn’t have readers we would not be authors. So, here are some ways to say tell our readers that we appreciate them in our journey to become the best authors we can be. Acknowledgement Page: To show your appreciation to your readers, add them to your acknowledgement page in your book. Either by name (if you have a few readers that have encouraged you or provided feedback recently) or as a…