Kirsten Alexander, Novelist and Founder of Storymart

One of the joys of writing this blog is the opportunity to meet inspiring people who have fascinating real-life stories. Not only is Kirsten Alexander an accomplished novelist, but she is the instigator of Storymart, a unique short story subscription site which offers readers a source of great material and writers an paid opportunity to … Continue reading Kirsten Alexander, Novelist and Founder of Storymart

How to Help Authors Through the Corona Crisis

With the boom of self-publishing, over one million new titles are released each year in the US alone. Authors strive to make their book stand out by holding book launches, book clubs, book readings and other functions. But how can they survive when these events are cancelled? Book reviews are a major way to boost their online presence. Here’s how to help your favorite authors through this crisis by taking the time to write a review. Continue reading How to Help Authors Through the Corona Crisis

A Beginner’s Guide to Websites and Blogs for Writers

Tweets, blogs, posts, comments … social media can become overwhelming. But writers, whether they like it or not, are in the business of book sales, and few businesses can thrive without an online presence. Social media apps are more than a means to connect with friends, they’re a valuable marketing tool. I’ve heard unpublished writers … Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Websites and Blogs for Writers