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Mindset & Resilience

The Funny Side of Reviews

We authors have a complicated relationship with online reviews. Mostly, I love them. For a relatively unknown writer, nothing is more helpful in persuading new readers to give me a try, than endorsements from others. I’ve been lucky so…

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Mindset & Resilience

The 5 Stages of Dealing with Bad Reviews

Sooner or later, every author has to deal with the pain of receiving a bad review. I’m guest blogging today at Chick Lit Goddess about the five common stages of denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance which I’ve observed…

The Extent of Silence, Etsy
Mindset & Resilience

The Self-Publishing Personality Test

There’s a lot of great information available about the pros and cons of self-publishing, how to do it, and rational ways to decide whether it’s right for your circumstances. However, I’ve read very little about the emotional side of…