Whoever said that sticks and stones can break our bones but words can never hurt you was a complete nincomepoop (yes, I had to spell that phonetically :) ). Today Donna discusses her actions to protect her work as an author and ensure that the message of her book is heard.Yep! 56 days and she's still making this happen!
I tell the authors that I work with that just because you write it, does not mean that others will read it. That seems pretty harsh, but just think of the countless numbers of publications in this world! Marketing is reality and is crucial for authors to understand.
In my book, How to Write and Publish a Book in 30 Days, we cover not only the game plan to write the chapters, but we also go into marketing, design, and so much more.
Donna has an important story that she believes will help many people. Her marketing tactics, are they so far from traditional? I'd challenge you to really think about advertisements you see. HOW do they get your attention in the myriad of ads? Donna seems to have figured this out and has got some attention!
Yesterday was a tough day for Donna, but understanding that life is like a pulse, with ups and downs, the goal is to not flat line. In today's episode, Donna discusses her motivation and perseverance toward her goal.
When we question our why. Today Donna struggles with her new reality - that her story- the one she was so compelled to tell, that would help others, will be out there for the world to see. A real struggle when you are a voice- vulnerability!