Make It Work #12: Pantser Edition — Self-Editing Demonstration (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Hello, Friends and Scribes! What?  Another video. Of course. I should be writing and here I am procrastinating.   I try to follow checklists and protocols and outlines and storyboards, and I inevitably skid off the tracks and end up … Continue reading Make It Work #12: Pantser Edition — Self-Editing Demonstration (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Make It Work #11: Pantser Edition — Self-Motivation, Bob-Rossing, and Self-Editing (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Hello, Friends and Scribes! New video at the end of the post! I didn’t want to write yesterday for yeahwrite even though it is my goal to write something once a week and put it out there.  I didn’t want … Continue reading Make It Work #11: Pantser Edition — Self-Motivation, Bob-Rossing, and Self-Editing (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Make It Work #10: Upload Your Book to Smashwords Without Tears (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Hello, Friends and Scribes! I have put together a “how I do it” video to take the pain out of preparing your document for Smashword’s autovetter. When I saw the manual guide to uploading, I raised my hands up and … Continue reading Make It Work #10: Upload Your Book to Smashwords Without Tears (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Make It Work #9: Self-Editing Edition – FANBOYS Comma Grammar School (#writingtips #selfediting #makeitwork)

It’s video time, Friends and Scribes! One of the things that prevented me from getting back to writing was my fading Grammar knowledge. At one time, I knew all the rules and could wrangle participle and adverbial phrases. But, as … Continue reading Make It Work #9: Self-Editing Edition – FANBOYS Comma Grammar School (#writingtips #selfediting #makeitwork)

Make It Work #7: Customizing Your Book’s Table of Contents in Word Easy (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Hello, Friends and Scribes! Here are more tips for taming that Table of Contents to do what you want, when you want, even when you change your mind for the upteenth time. The trick to understanding the basics of table … Continue reading Make It Work #7: Customizing Your Book’s Table of Contents in Word Easy (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Make It Work #6: Export from Scrivener to Word Easy with Macro Magic (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)

Hello, Friends and Scribes! Exporting from Scrivener without headaches.  Can it be done? Yes, yes it can. Check out the video below which shows you how to export a basic print book document, how to adjust it, and then use … Continue reading Make It Work #6: Export from Scrivener to Word Easy with Macro Magic (#selfpublishing #writingtips #amwriting)