Category Archives: News on Writing

Paper Book Sales Soar….

And physical books make a comeback ! Paper Book Sales Soar as People Put Down Their E readers Catherine Kane 10/3/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a Psychic … Continue reading

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Publishing and Sexism

Evidently, there are still certain areas in publishing where men are taken more seriously than women. For a startling experiment, click the link. Sexism in publishing: ‘My novel wasn’t the problem, it was me, Catherine’ Catherine Kane 3/23/17 For more … Continue reading

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Get in Shape for NaNoWriMo

In one week, it’s the first day of NaNoWriMo 2016. NaNo is like a month long mad dash of writing, and it’s a good idea to get in shape for it/ maybe do some stretches  before you start writing here’s … Continue reading

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Book Lover or Ereader Lover- Can The Two Meet?

Amazon wants to build a Kindle for people who like physical books Amazon’s Quixotic Quest Catherine Kane 9/22/16 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a Psychic Empath”, “Manifesting Something … Continue reading

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Amazon and Indies: New Policies

Amazon is changing some of their rules about tables of contents and this may affect indie authors. Want to know more? Read Amazon Quality Control and Table of Contents (TOC): Everything you Need to Know Catherine Kane 8/2/16 For more information … Continue reading

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Been Doing a Lot of Reading…

…but now it’s time to write. Three more days left of Camp NanoWriMo. Three more days left to get as much writing as is done as possible and add as much to your story as you can. Three more days … Continue reading

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New Signs of Life

More good news about indie bookstores! Surviving Independent Bookstores Showing New Signs of Life Catherine Kane 7/5/16 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a Psychic Empath”, “Manifesting Something Better”, … Continue reading

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Writers and Trump

Don’t usually do a lot of political posting on this blog, but this was quite interesting. It’s a petition in opposition to presidential candidate Donald Trump started by writers such as Stephen King, and it has some good points about … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on Best Sellers…

What does it take to be a best selling author- and does that matter? Here’s an interesting article on that Behind the Scam: What Does It Take To Be a “Best Selling Author”? $ 3 and 5 Minutes Catherine Kane … Continue reading

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Writing Something People Will Read

Here’s an article with some interesting points on improving your writing from Entrepeneur magazine How to Write Something That People Will Actually Read Catherine Kane 3/8/16 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving … Continue reading

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