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Writing Tip Wednesday – Beginnings

Writing Tip Wednesday – Beginnings

Welcome to my brand new free course, The Perfect Story. This course deals with writing craft and it will consist of at least ten videos released every two weeks on WEDNESDAY. The other course released on Mondays, so that’s a new change. The course outline (at present) consists of the following ten topics: Beginnings Middles and Scenes Hooks and Endings Pov/Characters Settings/Series Pacing/Suspense Exposition/Dialogue Sex Scenes Literary Devices Editing/Blurbs As always, if you don’t want to remember to check back […]

Posted March 22, 2017 by Julie in Writing Tip Wednesday / 21 Comments
SuperVillains Fall In Love (Or… I want to Fuck Iron Man)

SuperVillains Fall In Love (Or… I want to Fuck Iron Man)

Most of us like those superhero movies well enough, right? The kids like them, the husband likes them, and we go along with it because hey, who doesn’t want to see a shirtless Hugh Jackman, #amiright? And now they got him paired up with a little girl and holy shit, ovaries are exploding across the world. It has now been almost three years since I came up with this idea to write a series about supervillains/heroes falling in love. I […]

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 8

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 8

VIDEO ONE – INTRODUCTION: FIND IT HERE VIDEO TWO – COVER REVEALS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO THREE – PRE-ORDERS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FOUR – GIVEAWAYS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FIVE – ARC LISTS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SIX – NEW RELEASE: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SEVEN – DISCOUNTS/BOX SETS: FIND IT HERE We made it to the end! I hope you guys got something useful out of these videos and I hope this last one helps you plan the […]

Posted February 27, 2017 by Julie in Marketing, Marketing Tip Monday / 41 Comments
Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 7

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 7

VIDEO ONE – INTRODUCTION: FIND IT HERE VIDEO TWO – COVER REVEALS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO THREE – PRE-ORDERS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FOUR – GIVEAWAYS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FIVE – ARC LISTS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SIX – NEW RELEASE: FIND IT HERE   This is the last step in the Perfect year process and covers running discounts and box sets. It also deals with a long-term strategy for how to use discounts and box sets (and all […]

Posted February 20, 2017 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday / 17 Comments
Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 6

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 6

VIDEO ONE – INTRODUCTION: FIND IT HERE VIDEO TWO – COVER REVEALS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO THREE – PRE-ORDERS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FOUR – GIVEAWAYS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FIVE – ARC LISTS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SEVEN – DISCOUNTS/BOX SETS: FIND IT HERE This week is all about building momentum for your new release using all the other stuff I’ve already talked about. Next week we will discuss one more aspect to The Perfect Year – how to […]

Posted February 13, 2017 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday, new releases / 13 Comments
Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 5

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 5

  VIDEO ONE – INTRODUCTION: FIND IT HERE VIDEO TWO – COVER REVEALS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO THREE – PRE-ORDERS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FOUR – GIVEAWAYS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SIX – NEW RELEASE: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SEVEN – DISCOUNTS/BOX SETS: FIND IT HERE   The Advanced Reader Copy List might just be the one thing you do that will make a huge difference the very first time you add it to your release. I had to add […]

Posted February 6, 2017 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday / 22 Comments
Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 4

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 4

VIDEO ONE – INTRODUCTION: FIND IT HERE VIDEO TWO – COVER REVEALS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO THREE – PRE-ORDERS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FIVE – ARC LISTS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SIX – NEW RELEASE: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SEVEN – DISCOUNTS/BOX SETS: FIND IT HERE   This week’s post is all about running giveaways and takeovers. Please keep in mind that what I’m saying in this video mostly pertains to romance. But if you’re in another genre you can […]

Posted January 30, 2017 by Julie in GIVEAWAY, Marketing Tip Monday / 22 Comments
Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 3

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 3

PART ONE PART TWO VIDEO ONE – INTRODUCTION: FIND IT HERE VIDEO TWO – COVER REVEALS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FOUR – GIVEAWAYS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FIVE – ARC LISTS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SIX – NEW RELEASE: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SEVEN – DISCOUNTS/BOX SETS: FIND IT HERE  IT HERE Welcome back to The Perfect year. This week’s video is about planning a pre-order. I have have it broken down into two parts this week because I had […]

Posted January 23, 2017 by Julie in GIVEAWAY, Marketing Tip Monday / 26 Comments
Taking Turns Release Day Giveaway

Taking Turns Release Day Giveaway

SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN FOR THE $100 GIVEAWAY So Taking Turns released yesterday. First of all, thank you to everyone who read and reviewed already! I’ve gotten so much great feedback on this book. The second book is live for pre-order on Amazon, KOBO, iTunes, and Nook right now and you can read the blurb for it below with those links. I’ve had a lot of questions about the audiobook. The publisher has the manuscript and is working on […]

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 2

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday Part 2

VIDEO ONE – INTRODUCTION: FIND IT HERE VIDEO THREE – PRE-ORDERS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FOUR – GIVEAWAYS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FIVE – ARC LISTS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SIX – NEW RELEASE: FIND IT HERE VIDEO SEVEN – DISCOUNTS/BOX SETS: FIND IT HERE This week’s video is about planning a cover reveal. Some of this might be new to you, some might be old. But the reason I’m spending a whole video on it is because it’s part […]

Posted January 16, 2017 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday / 22 Comments
Turning Back Cover Reveal Giveaway

Turning Back Cover Reveal Giveaway

I have four announcements and a new giveaway for blog visitors only to tell you about today. Scroll all the way down for the blog-only giveaway. Things are so busy this month because I have three releases. (1) Mr. Romantic Audiobook released this week and you can listen to a sample over at Amazon or Audible. Just click the links below and take a listen. (2) The Mr. Corporate Audiobook will release January 30 with the Mr. Mysterious and Mr. […]

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday

Planning the Perfect Release Marketing Tip Monday

I finally got my shit together with this marketing stuff. I made this course last summer but I’ve been too busy to do anything with it until now. It’s a nine-part video course on how to plan the perfect year of book releases. And best of all, it’s FREE.99 🙂 VIDEO TWO – COVER REVEALS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO THREE – PRE-ORDERS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FOUR – GIVEAWAYS: FIND IT HERE VIDEO FIVE – ARC LISTS: FIND IT HERE […]

Posted January 9, 2017 by Julie in Marketing Tip Monday / 31 Comments
End of Year Shit and EPIC 2016 Mega Prize Giveaway

End of Year Shit and EPIC 2016 Mega Prize Giveaway

GIVEAWAY AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS POST! As far as year’s go, 2016 was pretty damn good for me. Five years ago, almost to the day, I started writing my first book, Clutch. It’s an epic SF/fantasy book about a really crazy girl doing really crazy shit. She is so me. And never in a million years did I imagine that Junco would lead me here. To this amazing #WritersLife I’m living. In 2016 I wrote seven full-length novels. And […]

Posted December 30, 2016 by Julie in GIVEAWAY, new releases / 90 Comments
$250 Giveaway Mr. Match and Mr Perfect Audiobook Release

$250 Giveaway Mr. Match and Mr Perfect Audiobook Release

Make sure to check out the Mister Series Trailer! **** I have THREE HUGE THINGS to talk about today. One is the $250 Mr. Match Release Day Giveaway, of course. Scroll all the way down for that. Two is the Mr. Match release, which can be pre-ordered right now and it will RELEASE TO YOUR DEVICE tonight at midnight your time. Or pretty close to that. 😉 THIRD, is that TODAY is the release for the Mr. Perfect Audiobook! I […]

Posted December 6, 2016 by Julie in audiobooks, new releases, The Mister Series / 176 Comments