I recently attended a book launching panel with my local RWA group, Silicon Valley RWA, yesterday. I had some interesting a-ha moments that I realize I need to share. I felt this way due to the fact that all authors now, whether traditional published, self-published or a hybrid need to be aware how to do marketing … Continue reading Marketing Versus Sales: A Writer’s Take on AMS ads
So, I've started a new Wattpad project called Do It For Love. It started out as a write up that I had as as dream, probably from the fact I'd been watching "Cold Case" on TV and that my best friend died in 1997 from liver failure. But in my dream, I was watching a … Continue reading New Wattpad Project: Do It For Love (A Romantic Suspense)
EDITORIAL: These are just my opinions and views. They may get somewhat political, and you have been warned. I welcome open discussion about the topics and subjects discussed. But let's keep it friendly and peaceful. -Marilyn It's Friday, April 14, 2017 in California. I'm sitting doing a basic thing, clearing my email of all it's … Continue reading For The Love of Kpop and Kdrama: Korean Missile Crisis Worries
Marilyn Vix will be speaking on the self-publishing panel at the AODSF conference at the Santa Clara Marriot Hotel on Sunday, March 19 at 10am-11am Live Event Rm 4. Come find out the exact steps you'll need for self-publishing you're own book. From your beginning ideas to pushing the button to self publish, Marilyn Vix will … Continue reading Marilyn Vix Speaking On Self-Publishing March 19 at AODSF
So, as part of my second month of launching my new novel, I've uploaded Everything for Love (Time Rogues Book 1) onto Netgalley for reviews. If your not familiar with Netgalley, it's a website that hosts ARC and Review Copies of books from publishers to give to blog reviewers and book lovers. A lot of … Continue reading Everything For Love Up On Netgalley For March and Marilyn On Reviewing in General
So, the big talk on the internet today, at least with romance writers, has been the closure of the All Romance Ebooks (ARe) website. This morning, a message went up on the site that says: "It is with a great sadness that we announce the closing of All Romance eBooks, LLC. For the first year since … Continue reading All Romance Ebooks (ARe) Closes Site
So, I'm sorry to announce Everything For Love was not chosen for Kindle Press. But this is not the end of it. This is merely the beginning, because I have a Plan B. I have pretty much self-published everything up to this point. So, I'm moving ahead with that plan. What I got from this … Continue reading Everything For Love Not Chosen For Kindle Press! However, it’s Not The End!