1.  Check out Jemima Pett’s guest post on Chris, the Story Reading Ape’s blog regarding Goodreads giveaways:

Doing a Goodreads Giveaway – Guest Post…

2.  Seamus Gallacher gives us self-published authors some good advice:

…Indie Authors, there’s only one way to take control of yer self-publishing—like a boss!…

3.  Rachael Ritchey’s guest post by Chris, the Story Reading Ape offers advice for writers:

Advice for Writers from a Reader Who Loves to Support Writers: Guest Chris Graham (TSRA)

4.  Thanks to Sacha Black for this one on tropes and clichés:

Please Your Readers – 3 Trope Tactics

5.  Good advice from BlondeWriteMore on writer’s block.

Why Writers Need to Learn How To Heal Themselves From Emotional Pain #MondayBlogs #Writers

6.  Thanks to Bridget Whelan for this free 100 word writing competition:

FREE 100 word short story competition for adults and children

7.  Herminia Chow writes an open letter to bloggers:


8.  Sue Vincent is promoting indie authors.  Please check out her blog:

Guest posts

9. Advice from Your Writer Platform on building a visual strategy for your author brand:


10.  Thanks to Nicholas C. Rossis for this info on how to sell more books over the holiday period:


11.  Check out advertising your book on A Writer’s Path.

Advertise Your Book

12.  Fancy writing a guest post?  Chronicles of an Orange-Haired Woman is waiting to hear from you!


12.  Last but not least, Pearls Before Swine tells us ways that books can help us publish our own book:


Thanks to Anita Dawes & Jaye Marie,  Chris, the Story Reading Ape, Antonio Westley, AuroraJeanAlexander, and Kim’s Author Support Blog for the re-blogs.