What it takes to be a successful author?

Hope you can join us! This Friday’s Indie Books show features Author Dianne Harman. Live at 11AM EST. ITunes podcast @ https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/indie-books-blog-talk-radio/id719075685 Hope you can take a break and join me as I talk with Will Wilson on his acclaimed radio talk show, Indie Books. We’ll be exploring the process of writing, what works, what doesn’t, and how to make your…

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WHEN IS TOO MUCH DESCRIPTION TOO MUCH? THE READERS SPEAK!

A few weeks ago I asked readers to give me their opinion on descriptions in a novel. Is it necessary? When is too much? I received answers that were all over the board. However, the one thing that came up consistently was:  Is the description relevant to the plot and/or the character? Below you’ll find a number of snippets I…

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR BOOK #1 ON AMAZON!

Coyote in Provence (Coyote Series) by Dianne Harman (Nov 15, 2013) – Kindle eBook #1 Best Seller  in Museums & Art Collections http://ow.ly/tESEd How fun is it to wake up and find your book is a #1 on Amazon? I’ll tell you. It’s fantastic!!! I want to share how it happened. You can do this. Coyote in Provence is a mystery set in Provence with lots of…

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Here’s what a great review reads like

Wanted to share a recent article I wrote for the Huffington Post. Enjoy!   Unfortunately, the United States is one of the few countries in the world which holds little reverence or respect for their elders. Other countries honor them, take them into their homes as they age and seek their wisdom. The Native Americans valued their counsels of elders,…

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