Friday, June 24, 2016

Food Diary Friday & Why I'm Not Vegan

This week's video has been requested for a while, and it has taken me so long to post because I was busy with all sorts of projects and didn’t get around to the editing of the video, and once I got around to the editing I totally forgot to get around to the uploading. But it’s up now, so I hope it’ll give you some new inspiration and motivation.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Limited-Time 15% Discount on All T-Shirts!

Did anyone say, "15% off?!" That's right! From June 15th until June 21st (2016), the Bookaholics store has a discount of 15% off all t-shirts with coupon code TSHIRT16!

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

5 Ways to Write a Killer Opening for Your Book

When a reader picks up a book, the first thing they look at is its cover. No matter how many times it has been repeated that books should not be judged by their cover, there is no denying that it is the first thing that catches the eye. The second thing readers look at is the back cover blurb. Once the book has passed these two tests, it all comes down to the first few pages. Will the reader fall in love with the plot, the characters, the scene? Will there be enough elements to intrigue the reader and make him/her want to read on?

Friday, May 20, 2016

What I Eat in a Day | Anorexia Recovery

New video up this week because of the many, many requests I've been getting to film another day of eating. I can't quite say how the plan is currently working for my weight, as I haven't seen a scale in for a long, long time, but I can say that the plan (and the not-weighing) has been beneficial to my mood.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Eating Disorders FAQ: Calories, Quantities, Exercise and More

New video up, and this time I've taken a moment to answer a few of the questions that have been streaming in through both my Youtube channel and e-mail. From the many, many queries and requests coming in, the following were by far the most popular ones:

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Why (Not) To Go for a Small Press When Publishing Your Book

When I was looking at all the different publishing options available upon publishing Just Perfect, there were so many things to consider that I thought my head might burst. If only someone could have told me which company was better than another, or, at least, which publishing branch was more reputable... Things would have been so much easier!

Thursday, April 7, 2016

17 Words You Should Have in Your Vocabulary

Do you ever have those tip-of-the tongue moments where you want to express something but can't quite find the word for it? Well, that's not surprising, seeing as the English language has so many different words to describe even a single event. But that's precisely what makes this language so interesting...

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Do You Make Any Money Writing?

If you haven't been asked this question, you will. Family, especially, are noted for asking if the time you invest in your work is worth the money derived from it. It's as if you are choosing to make what you do. It's as if you are too stupid to walk away when it's the last thing you want to do.