Category Archives: Fort Collins author

Who are you trying to reach with your writing?

Here’s a 2012 infographic to help you find your specific audience:

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Why blogging is important to writers!

I know I have been derelict in maintaining this blog.  Sorry! But I did want to connect you with my latest post: What six years of blogging has done for me…

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Busy traveling in Ecuador….

Sorry I haven’t had a chance to post here in a while. I’ve been gallivanting around South America!

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Caution to all of you who want to say what you think…

When accused in a book review of being a “Debbie Downer” for reviewing the research and stating the facts about boomer reality, how could I not respond?

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Go see why I write…

Everyone seems to be asking me this lately, so I just wrote it up for everybody!

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Becoming a writer in midlife

I know.  Every case is unique.  But in my case, becoming a writer in midlife has given me a new sense of meaning and purpose.  I no longer sit and wonder why I’m here,    I finally know! At age 49, … Continue reading

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WordPress is 10 years old!

One thing is for sure!  Without the simplicity of WordPress I wouldn’t be a known writer today!  I started out with my own blog at the end of 2007, and now I sell books and e-books everyday. I found my … Continue reading

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The information I wish I had five years ago!

If you are thinking about writing and publishing an e-book, you MUST read this free book first!

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Important new research on e-book sales!

Want to know MUCH MORE about pricing and sales of e-books? Why not ask Mark Coker, the founder of SmashWords!

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Stepping into entrepreneurship at age 50

Want to learn more about how others have found new meaning by changing careers after age 50?  Check out my latest post over at Midlife Crisis Queen!

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