What I Learned from a Summer of Not Blogging

I haven’t posted a new blog entry in months and I’m trying not to feel guilty about that. The summer was filled with writing two books which, frankly, took priority over blogging. One book was a co-writing project with Bill Blacquiere, soon-to-be-retiring director of Bethany Christian Services. The Call to Care helps focus readers onContinue reading “What I Learned from a Summer of Not Blogging”

The How-To: Build a Book Launch

Christine Bierma learned the ins and outs of using social media by researching and doing. She learned to boost her own speaking platform, then began working with author Lynn Austin to build her social media platform. “Lynn had limited reach on Facebook and an old-fashioned blog on which she was posting twice a month. ButContinue reading “The How-To: Build a Book Launch”

Welcome! The Inaugural Blog Post

Today is the kickoff of my new social media presence via this blog and Facebook/Twitter/Instagram posts. Not sure if I understand how to do it all yet, but I know one thing: I want this to be a place to learn, grow, and explore. Learn: Gather information on the latest publishing news, details about writers’Continue reading “Welcome! The Inaugural Blog Post”