Category: Author Inspiration

Category: Author Inspiration

The Bookstore is Not Dead
Image October 17, 2013 Author Inspiration,Book Marketing Lynneklippel

Last week while I was in Portland, I had the opportunity to visit Powell’s Books, the biggest bookstore in America. It was heavenly….an entire city block filled with books.  I jokingly referred to it as an orgy for book lovers. Powell’s features books of all genres from novels to cookbooks to poetry to self-help.  There

Dennis Rodman, Author?
September 16, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

Just read a somewhat disturbing report that, according to the New York Post, Dennis Rodman is writing a book with North Koren President Kim Jong-Un. Actually I have nothing against Dennis Rodman.  I used to enjoy watching him play basketball in the 1980’s and liked his non-conformist attitude.  He might have a fabulous story. Here’s

Great Music to Write With
Image August 17, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

When I am writing, I love to have music in the background.  It helps me feel more calm, centered, and creative. However, it has to be a certain type of music.  When I’m writing, song lyrics distract me.  It seems like the words in the music stop me from hearing the words making their way

Quick and Easy Ways to Select the Perfect Book Topic- Part 3 of 3
Image August 3, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

This is the final article in a 3 part series.  Check the previous posts list on your right for the other two articles if you missed them. To take these exercises one step further, create a mind-map for each step on your learning path brainstorming all the ideas and information you know today about each

Quick and Easy Ways to Select Your Perfect Book Topic- Part 2 of 3
Image August 1, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

This is the second in a series of 3 articles on selecting your perfect book topic.  If you missed the first one, you can read it here : Step 2: Once you have a clear idea of what problem your book solves for your readers, write down the steps you will teach in your book.

Quick and Easy Ways to Select the Perfect Book Topic- Part 1 of 3
Image July 28, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

When you are in the process of writing your book, you may be overwhelmed with all the ideas that you could possibly put into your book. You have ideas, stories, illustrations, and quotes flooding your mind, as well as a wealth of blog posts, articles, and other written material to pull from. All these ideas

The Summer Book Marketing Changed
Image June 15, 2013 Author Inspiration,Book Marketing Lynneklippel

There is something you have to see- something that will change book marketing forever.  I am honored to be publishing Kathleen Gage’s new book this summer and behind the scenes  we’ve been putting together themost amazing book marketing campaign I’ve ever seen. I want you to watch this and see what kind of inspirations you

5 Books, Oprah, and the Fear of Fabulous
June 13, 2013 Author Inspiration,Book Marketing,Publishing Lynneklippel

Husband-and-wife psychology team Judith Sherven, PhD and Jim Sniechowski, PhD have discovered the core issue that holds people back from the success they desire. Judith & Jim are the bestselling authors of 5 relationship books. They provide psychological/spiritual guidance and answers to challenges of relationship in any area of one’s life. In this fascinating interview,

A Book Inspired by Mom for Mother’s Day
May 12, 2013 Author Inspiration,Writing Lynneklippel

Paula G is a renaissance woman- a writer, artist, coach, and creator of a stunning book of photography and inspirational writing entitled Open to Your Intuitive Intelligence. Paula’s gorgeous book was inspired by her mother and the perfect treat for Mother’s Day. In this interview, you’ll enjoy learning from Paula and seeing some of the

Opening Up New Possibilities
April 25, 2013 Author Income Streams,Author Inspiration,Publishing Lynneklippel

“I still have a long way to go in getting my name out there and rising to the income that I would love to make but thanks to your webinar, I feel for the first time in a long time, that it just might be a possibility sooner rather than “someday”. ~ Melanie Bremner