Sara as a Publisher

BookFunnel vs. Instafreebie

Last year, while promoting Modern Persuasion, some other authors gave me the advice to build a mailing list of readers.  They sent me to Facebook groups where I could partner with other authors to share my books with their readers (and vice versa), but I soon realized I didn’t have nearly enough people on myRead more

Sara as a Publisher

NetGalley: One Indie Author’s Experiece

As a reader, librarian, and sometime-book blogger, I live for NetGalley. I have often requested advanced copies of books from publishers to review. When I started promoting Phi Alpha Pi I made the decision to invest in getting reviews and giving readers advanced copies. Here’s what I learned and how it ended. What is NetGalley?Read more

Blog News

Mill Pages Blog – Now Live!

My writing group, Mill Pages, is officially running a blog of our own! It’s a long time coming, but we realized it was time to do this and share more than just our short stories. You can read the Mill Pages blog anytime you want!  I have a monthly column called Librarian Reading. I willRead more

Blog News

Ways to Grow as an Author: Feedback in Reviews

I love my friends and family. I love that I’m surrounded by supportive people who enjoy reading and want me to be a successful author. I know this is not something that all writers (and sometimes most writers) are lucky to have. I’ve heard stories from other authors about what it’s like and how theyRead more

Help Share Modern Persuasion!

Help Share Modern Persuasion!

What an amazing first week it has been for Modern Persuasion.  Reviews are so positive and encouraging.  My trip to New York was amazing and there is so much to share!  There is still so much to do to help new readers discover Modern Persuasion.  Here is how you can help! Write an Honest ReviewRead more