All posts tagged: author

Authors Must Market Books

Are you kidding me? I just finished writing, editing, and putting this baby to bed!   Now that the publishing world has drastically changed from whirlwind, cross country, all expenses paid book tours, to a “no” marketing plan, authors are on their own.  Not only do they have to research and write the book, edit and get it just right, now they must blog about it, gather followers on all the social media sites, and, if lucky, get in the door of a bookstore to sell it and have a signing event.  On top of trying to carve out time to write, this could put any good person over the edge! 1. Take a step back Okay, so authors weren’t meant to be marketers, but somehow they are now thrust into that position, so let’s make the best of it. There’s work to be done, just when the hard work of the book writing has finished.  No time to breathe?  Get ready for a new ride! Don’t let the momentum stop, or the mountain look …

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Change Already! with Jillian Maas Backman: New Series, “50 Shades of EGO”

Change Already! Your Future, Your Choice Jillian, Warm and Fuzzy with an Attitude! Listen in live, or listen at your convenience through the archive of the show.   Jillian will walk you through the maze to an enlightened and engaging future of change! Tune in Thursdays at 1pm ET, 12pm CT Listen LIVE: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/jillianmaasbackman Jillian Maas Backman is no stranger to radio, and famous for prescribing “at-home personal enrichment lessons,” assignments sent out the door with her clients to complete on their own time, turf and in private moments alone. Now everyone can benefit from her intuitive reflections and suggestions, any time, anywhere through the technology of internet interactive radio. BEYOND THE PEWS, Breaking With Tradition and Letting Go of Religious Lockdown,  classified as an “interactive biography” combining details of her life woven through selected lesson plans. Now that all the background information is out there, the fun begins! Change Already! Your Future, Your Choice is Maas Backman’s latest series of interactive lessons for her audience. Patterns evolve that are universal to most of us exploring options for change.  She has designed …

The Susan Murphy Milano Show with Dr. Scott Bonn, Criminologist, Author and Professor

The Susan Murphy Milano Show, “Time’s Up!” Thursdays at 2pm ET Listen LIVE at: Here Women Talk Dr. Scott Bonn is Professor of Criminology, media expert, public speaker, frequent guest analyst and commentator, and author of the critically acclaimed book, “Mass Deception.” He is an expert on state crime and serial killers. Scott Bonn, PhD, is professor of sociology and criminology at Drew University. Professor Bonn is the author of “Mass Deception: Moral Panic and the U.S. War on Iraq,” the critically acclaimed book on propaganda and war crime from Rutgers University Press (2010). Professor Bonn is not your average academic. He combines the knowledge and skills of an academic scholar with more than twenty years of senior-level corporate experience as an advertising and media executive. As such, he has unique insights into the public’s attitudes and beliefs, how they are shaped, and the agenda-setting powers of the government and the news media. Bonn has developed a unique, integrated, and interdisciplinary theory called “critical communication” to explain how and why political elites and the news media …

The Susan Murphy Milano Show: Peter Thomas Senese, Author and Advocate, International Child Abduction

The Susan Murphy Milano Show, “Time’s Up!” Thursdays at 2pm ET Listen LIVE at: Here Women Talk Peter Thomas Senese Joins us for an hour of discussion on international child abduction, human trafficking, and his mission to help others. As the world is growing smaller due to the ability for people globally to connect via the internet and other means, it gives us all who live on the planet an astounding look at the good and evil all over the world. As an advocate, Peter Thomas Senese founded International Child Abduction Research and Enlightenment Foundation (I CARE Foundation) to combat the growing problem of international child abduction and human trafficking.  What would compel someone to take up the cause in such a big way?  Because Peter Senese has had first-hand personal experience with his own child being abducted and taken to a foreign country. He has made it his purpose to make a difference for others finding themselves in similar situations. As an author, Senese has written several novels based on his life experiences, the latest Chasing …

True Crime Classics: Burl Barer and Don Woldman Welcome Georgia Durante!

True Crime Classics airs Thursdays 1pm ET on  Here Women Talk! Georgia Durante, the most photographed girl in America, mafia wife,accomplished stunt woman and author of The Company She Keeps joins Burl Barer, Don Woldman and Judi Faye on True Crime Classics! Georgia Durante has packed a lifetime of lessons into her years. Those who have known her for the past twenty years as one of Hollywood’s most successful female commercial stunt drivers have been shocked by the truth of her past. Hollywood producers have known two Georgia Durantes: the steely-nerved stuntwoman with the skill to handle a three-ton high-performance vehicle in high-speed precision maneuvers; and the beautiful model and actress who, at seventeen, was considered the most photographed girl in the country. They knew only those sides of Georgia Durante because that was all she chose to reveal. Only now does she share the full story of her life, in The Company She Keeps. Compelling and terrifying, The Company She Keeps tells the true story of Georgia Durante’s storybook beginnings in Upstate, New York when …