Author: Lynneklippel

Author: Lynneklippel

Fire Up Your Writing for Fall
Image September 7, 2014 Author Inspiration Lynneklippel

As we move into a new season, whether in the northern or southern hemisphere, it’s time to rekindle, rejuvenate and regenerate our creative writing fire. We want to make an impact with our writing. We want to move and inspire our readers. Yet our own passionate and inspirational writing juices may not be flowing. How

How Karen added 5K Subscribers in a Weekend
Image August 15, 2014 Book Marketing Lynneklippel

Karen Brody, one of my book marketing students, recently did a remarkable promotion on Kindle and added 5,000 subscribers to her email list.  I was so thrilled by her results that I did a quick interview with her so you could grab some ideas for your book marketing efforts.  Karen is doing another free promotion

Big Changes at Amazon Kindle
Image July 24, 2014 Book Marketing Lynneklippel

New flash- Amazon has a new program you need to know about. Here’s a quick video that will give you all you need to know:   What do you think about this?  Discuss below.  

Growing Your Productivity Garden (Part 2)
Image July 2, 2014 Writing Lynneklippel

Another helpful guest post from Sue Couch. Thanks Sue! Now that you’ve planted your productivity garden, it’s time to take steps to help it grow.  It’s interesting that vegetables harvested from gardens and farms are called “produce”, with the emphasis on the “pro”.  As a “pro” yourself, you can step up your own productive growth

Growing Your Productivity Garden (Part One)
Image June 23, 2014 Writing Lynneklippel

Thanks to Sue Couch for this great guest article! A productive garden that yields an abundance of flowers or vegetables is created by good seeds, rich soil, the sun, rain, and careful weeding and tending. A gardener has to prepare and enrich the soil, plant the seeds, weed, and nurture the garden, steps all provided

Set Your Summer Up for Writing Success
Image June 3, 2014 Author Inspiration Lynneklippel

Summer is here! Yes, it’s mid-year and a good time to review, reassess, re evaluate and refurbish your business to be more productive and create a smoother work flow for the remainder of the year. Here are three areas to consider: Office Environment – Do you love your work space? Do you feel good when

Social Media Tips from Martha Giffen
Image May 7, 2014 Book Marketing Lynneklippel

I met a smart and savvy woman at a conference and fell in love with the way she teaches authors about social media. Martha Giffen is a best-selling author and one of the smartest people I know in the social media arena. She graciously agreed to share her best author tips in this 30 minute

Quick Video Tip on Writing More by Doing Less
May 5, 2014 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

Today’s tip is counter-intuitive…..I’m telling you to write less?? Let me know what you think about this tip in the comments below. Happy writing!

Ready for a Dose of Book Marketing Reality?
Image January 26, 2014 Book Marketing Lynneklippel

Just had to share this outstanding blog post from Russell Blake- a novelist with more than 30 books under his belt. Russell takes on “the dream of being discovered” and tells it like it is….which means that you have to do a lot of work to become a successful author. I agree with his thoughts,