Author: Brandi

  • Unveiling Step 5: Beta Readers

    Welcome back to our “10 Steps to Publication” series! In our previous steps, we’ve embarked on a journey of manuscript shaping. If you’ve missed any of those previous steps – identifying your audience, unleashing a brain dump, crafting a strategic plan, and embracing the concept of the “shitty first draft” – fret not, you can…

  • Shitty First Draft

    Step 4 in 10 Steps To Publication So far we’ve gained insight into how to elaborate on “who” in order to find your Target Audience, and how to Brain Dump and Strategize for the successful completion of your book. Check out Step 4, and get ready to embrace your shitty first draft! Remember, sometimes cohesive…

  • Strategy

    Step 3 in 10 Steps To Publication Learn how to master the Art, and create a powerful book-writing strategy that works! This episode delves into the art of crafting a book-writing strategy that not only sticks but also propels your creative ideas toward reality. Listen closely as Sharissa shares one of the most popular techniques…

  • How To Publish Your Book For Free With Amazon KDP

    Say What? Sharissa is going to show you how to publish your book for FREE? Isn’t that how we make money? Yes! But making money isn’t our only goal. We also genuinely want to help our community. One of the ways we can do that is to provide resources to help navigate a complex world.…

  • Unveiling the world of ‘Fellowship of the Pots’

    What secrets are hidden in the mind of its brilliant author, Cathy Hartley? What lies beyond the pages of this enchanting novel? We’ve been granted a unique opportunity to explore the mind behind the magic in an exclusive YouTube interview with the vessel for this divine work of inspiration. Embark on a journey to unveil…

  • What is a Brain Dump?

    Step 2 in 10 Steps To Publication A brain dump is an essential technique used to compose your book. It serves as a creative exercise to unleash your imagination and organize your thoughts effectively. In this episode, Sharissa reveals how this method allows you to unleash your creativity, organize your thoughts, and establish a solid…

  • How To Find Your Target Audience

    Step 1 in 10 Steps To Publication Welcome, aspiring authors! Today, we have an exciting topic to delve into: finding the perfect reader for your book. One of the key elements to successful publishing is understanding and connecting with your target audience. Identifying the people who will resonate with your work can significantly enhance your reach…

  • MM Publication, Inspiration for the Modern Magdalena

    Presenting: MM Publication, Inspiration for the Modern Magdalena. A revolving publication. In this episode, Sharissa explains what that means, what you can expect, and how to get your copy of the very first edition of this community collaborative project. Visit our YouTube channel and let us know what you think! Here are some link options…

  • Costs of Publishing

    Hi and welcome back! You’ve learned the 10 Steps to publishing, now let us explore what it will cost to publish your book. In this installment, Sharissa explores some subjects that you maybe haven’t considered yet regarding the costs associated with publishing. Editing for example. You know your work needs to be edited by more…

  • Ten Steps to Publication

    Motivation, obstacles, determination, challenges, enthusiasm… The book writing and publishing process is full of all that, and more. Sometimes getting past those things requires baby steps. In this YouTube video Sharissa shows you what those steps might look like. While you’re there, leave a comment. We are always intrigued by personal techniques in the writing…