Yearly Archives: 2013


“When you invite an author, is it ok to collaborate with other book clubs and is charging appropriate?” – Lashanda Hi Lashanda, To answer your question….. YES, YES, and YES! Partnering with another book club is a great idea. And yes, its perfectly okay to charge a fee. If you feel […]

Ask the Lit Diva: “Should I Collaborate with Other Book ...





Dear Wanna-be author,   I noticed you’ve been worshiping the altar author who claims to know it all. You know who I mean. The person who has a way to steer a comment thread down a steep cliff of negativity when everyone else was happily walking down the positive road […]

Ignorance Breeds Ignorance



Dear Wanna-be Author, Your book is 99.95% completed and you can’t wait to submit it to your favorite POD company. So what’s the .05% that’s holding you back from finally claiming the title, Author? That one testimonial you’ve been waiting on? A final proofread from your friend? The promised feedback from […]

Don’t let other People’s Lateness Stop you from your Greatness.



Dear Wanna-be Author, I’m sure you fully mean it when you say you plan to write a book. But I’m here to tell you, lies are where good intentions goes to die. If you constantly say to yourself, “I’m going to write a book” but haven’t made any effort to […]

Lies are where Good Intentions goes to Die