Remembering Diann Hunt

Anyone seriously interested in the writing craft is going to be a reader first. Long before I put a pen to notebook or a finger to keyboard, I had a book open. Always. My reading style tends to be by author. I find a book by someone, love it, and get my hands on everything they’ve written. And that’s the case with Diann Hunt. I found Diann through Kristin Billerbeck,…

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The Writer’s Double Burden: Marketing

It’s my week to stop by Christians Read and share my thoughts. This week I talked about marketing. The average reader probably doesn’t think about all an author needs to do to not just create a book, but persuade people it is worth buying. I also talked about my practice run into marketing. I’d love for you to stop by, read, and leave a comment. While there, read the other…

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Does Your Perception on Reputation Match Reality?

Have you heard of the blog Christians Read? I blog every other Wednesday opposite Maureen Lang. Other author/bloggers include Vicki Hinze, Kathi Macias, Sarah Goebel, Hannah Alexander, James L. Rubart, Elizabeth Goddard, Tara Randel, Lynette Sowell, Yvonne Lehman, and Kristen Heitzmann. I know, I’m not offended that you are wondering what on Earth is my name doing with these. I question it every time I post. But I thank God…

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Christians Read Now Available on Kindle for .99 a Month

If you enjoy reading Vicki Hinze, Hannah Alexander, Kathi Macias, Elisabeth Goddard, Maureen Lang, Sarah Goebel, James Rubart, Camy Tang, Lynette Sowell, Yvonne Lehman, Kristen Heitzmann and me, subscribe now! http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B008QEOTGI

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Christians Read Team with The Book Club Network for Contest

Julie’s Note: I blog every other Wednesday with Christians Read. SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT Christians Read has teamed up with The Book Club Network for a special contest. Details follow! June 19-21 Enter the contest at The Book Club Network HERE. Contest runs for the month of June. Be sure to enter–otherwise, you can’t win! And please join us on FACEBOOK and Twitter!

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But God Had Other Plans

If you love reading you’re going to be as excited as I am. It was mere weeks ago when author Vicki Hinze had an idea. You can tell when God is behind it when the doors of favor swing wide open. She wondered if there was such a thing as a blog where writers share thoughts about reading, writing, quotes and inspirational thoughts. Her original plan was to join a…

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