KM Hodge’s story caught my eye on one of the Facebook writers groups I belong to. After self-publishing and working hard – her book was picked up by a publisher for a 2nd edition release. This woman is doing it right in my book. Here’s her story. … Jennifer Bowen: I’m intrigued that you started […]
September 2015 - BookHive Focus Group Services Corp.
How do you get a book published? One imperative: make sure those first ten pages hook readers. Seems Dr. Obvious, I know. But it’s not so easy. First, if we are writing alone on our writer island, we can lose perspective. I’m sure you love your main character or characters, but after edits and drafts […]
I belong to a few writer forums online via Facebook and LinkedIn. Sometimes an author will talk about their book release or part of their process strikes me. In this interview, we’ll meet Sophia Delanner, who self-published her first book through her own publishing company entity Infinity House. … Jennifer Bowen: Tell us about your […]
One of my beta readers Jack from Arizona recently asked me what I look for in terms of feedback when I test books. I thought it was a great question, and something which is still evolving. Since BookHive Corp. soft launched in January 2015, I’m learning something every time we work on a new manuscript. […]
As a writer, I’m always interested in how we tell stories, how we push through to (hopefully) finish projects, and how we solve the rubik’s cube of how to market one’s book. In this author spotlight I interview Karen Eberwein, California native, adventurer, Francophile, and my friend. … Jennifer Bowen: Tell us about your book […]