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Tierney James, Author

Lipstick & Danger

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Tangled Webs – A Marketing Must

Posted on Jan 1, 2018 by   5 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

 Marketing is a slippery slope for most of us. One piece of that puzzle is creating a website to help promote you, your work and your wisdom. I tried Blogger for a few years, but I outgrew it. I tried making my own website. (Hilarious laughing here.) My search led me to Jennifer Davis of [..Read more]

Should a Writer Create a Business Plan

Posted on Dec 19, 2017 by   2 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

   The short answer is “heck yes!” The long answer is a little more involved. For some time, I’ve set goals for myself, but never really felt bound to it in anyway. I kept lists of things I read or money spent on my projects in hopes of using it for a tax deduction. But it’s [..Read more]

Skinny Author’s Book Review – December

Posted on Dec 15, 2017 by   2 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

For several months I’ve featured a number of authors and their books, letting them post a favorite review and posting a blurb about the story line. When I do one of these I refuse to post something negative. I understand how difficult getting a bad review can be to the creative juices which define us [..Read more]

An Author’s Christmas Wish

Posted on Dec 11, 2017 by   8 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

There is always one of those people in your family or friend circle you want to surprise with a special gift because they are so creative. Writers love these kinds of gifts that reflect who they are. Today some of the finest authors have mentioned a gift they’d like to receive this year. Cara Bristol – [..Read more]

More Travel Tips at Christmas

Posted on Dec 9, 2017 by   2 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

One of my favorite places to visit at Christmas is St. Louis Union Station. I love it so much I let the General Assistant Manager talk me into writing a novel that takes place there. It is just a magical place anytime but especially at Christmas. With the family experience of The Polar Express happening [..Read more]

Adding to Your Media Kit

Posted on Dec 5, 2017 by   2 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

There is a lot of competition out there in the publishing world. What are you doing to get the attention of those who might help you? We all go to book signings, conferences, give out bookmarks and other swag to draw attention to our work. Those things, even though they’re helpful, might not draw in [..Read more]

In Search of a Story

Posted on Nov 21, 2017 by   3 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

I admit it. I love geography and this affects what I read and what I write—most of the time. One of the questions I get from people who find out I’m a writer is “How do you think these things up?” Like most writers, I look at situations, pictures, places and people a little differently [..Read more]

Travel Moms Who Work

Posted on Nov 14, 2017 by   6 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

  Meet Jillian Lane Campbell who works as an environmental statistician for the United Nations in  Nairobi, Kenya. Her middle name could very well be “Adventurous”. I haven’t checked the dictionary, but I’m thinking her picture is right there next to the word. Never one to shy away from new experiences, Jillian is not only [..Read more]

Safety Travel Tips to Foreign Lands

Posted on Nov 7, 2017 by   4 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

Travel Tips to Foreign Lands – Safety My guest today is the real deal. We met at Killer Nashville. The very first panel I attended, Jason gave some great pointers on today’s law enforcement and how the climate has changed. Over the next few days we got to visit. I think you’ll be like me, [..Read more]

Best Travel Tips from International Authors

Posted on Nov 1, 2017 by   15 Comments | Posted in Uncategorized

This time of year, when the temperature drops and the leaves crunch beneath my feet, I begin to dream about faraway places I’d like to explore. Sitting in front of the fireplace with a good book in hand usually involves reading about yet another destination to add to my bucket list. Along with the pictures [..Read more]

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