There’s Literally No Reason Why You Can’t Write A Book

When I was a kid I used to get pretty bad insomnia, so instead of sleeping I would curl up in bed and tell myself stories. They started out as single scenes but sometimes I got so excited about my imaginary world that I would let the story play out in instalments, each night pickingContinue reading “There’s Literally No Reason Why You Can’t Write A Book”

Don’t Need A PA? Perhaps You Have The Wrong Idea

You might think you’re not successful enough to hire a personal assistant, or you can’t afford it. But perhaps you have the wrong idea… What if you know you need a newsletter but you’re not sure how to build one? Do you have a new release coming up but you’re not sure how to getContinue reading “Don’t Need A PA? Perhaps You Have The Wrong Idea”

Make sure your book reaches enough people to catch fire!

As authors too often we sit back and think, ‘If my book is good enough it will find success.’ But the truth is that’s not good enough. 99% of successful authors busted their ass to get there. If your book is well written readers will talk about it, but first you need to make sureContinue reading “Make sure your book reaches enough people to catch fire!”

May Mystery & Suspense Giveaway

Welcome to The Indie Academy’s May Mystery & Suspense Giveaway! Mystery, suspense, crime, romance and paranormal – we have it all! Ten books to keep you on the edge of your seat and a $60 Amazon gift card to be won! To enter the giveaway, follow the link at the bottom of the page. Crime,Continue reading “May Mystery & Suspense Giveaway”

Mystery & Suspense Newsletter Building

Hello mystery & suspense authors! The Indie Academy will host a book sale from May 15-21 including any mystery, suspense and sub-genre novels (crime, psychological thriller, cozy mystery, supernatural etc). The promotion will include a giveaway (prize will depend on number of participants), all authors must share with their newsletter and social media accounts, andContinue reading “Mystery & Suspense Newsletter Building”

PNR/UF Author Cross Promotion

Attention Authors! The Indie Academy is hosting a 99c PNR/UF book sale from April 17-23.   If you have a paranormal romance or urban fantasy book for 99c you can sign up here. It’s free to take part but you must be willing to share with your newsletter 🙂 If you don’t have a PNRContinue reading “PNR/UF Author Cross Promotion”

Don’t be a needy writer…

A lot of writers are introverts and love to be alone with their work. That’s what makes us good at what we do. Unfortunately, that also means we’re not so good at promoting ourselves because we don’t enjoy standing on the rooftop chanting our own name. But the truth is, readers don’t really want usContinue reading “Don’t be a needy writer…”