Orna Ross
Orna Ross Header Image
Header pattern
Header pattern


Indie Author Fringe

Posts In This category Are About The Indie Author Fringe Online Conferences, Fringe to London Book Fair, Book Expo America and Frankfurt Book Fair

Related posts
This Week’s Highlights from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog
August 15, 2017
This Week’s Highlights from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog
August 8, 2017
This Week’s Highlights from the Self-Publishing Advice Blog
August 1, 2017
Related posts
Your Monday Motivator: Kicking Off A Creative Intention Series
January 23, 2017
Creating Happy Holidays Part 3: “Giving & Receiving”. From Creating Money, Creating Meaning
December 15, 2016
Haiku of the Week Features: Winter Sun
December 8, 2016
Creative Publishing: Celebrity Creativists, Indie Author Fringe, My Poetry

The Three Sides to Every Tool

Margaret Atwood: “Every tool has three sides. The sharp side (the upside). The blunt side (the down side). And the…

Continue reading
Creative Publishing: Indie Author Fringe

Five Tips to Go From Blog to Book.

Think your blog can be the next bestseller? Here are some tips for aspiring writers from editor Iris Blisi:
1. Consider your category. The web is a goldmine for humor writers in particular. “If you’re funny and your voice is unique, people will come to it,” says Patrick Mulligan, editor and blog scout.
2. Pay heed to tradition even in a digital environment. The best way to catch the attention of an agent or editor? “A good,

Continue reading
Related posts
Website Upgrade Continues
June 19, 2016
Redesign In Progress
June 5, 2016
New Addition to Go Creative! Blog
June 19, 2012
: Creative Practice, Indie Author Fringe

Note to Beginner Writers

If you want to be a writer, not just a hack, you’ve got to make writing top of your heap. It has to be, or become, more important to you than two of the following: money, family or friends. It definitely has to be more important than TV. You’ve got to do the work. Lay down sentences and paragraphs, like an athlete lays down miles. Put words through your fingers, like a musician drums scales. Go on your metaphorical knees to the mystery of inspiration, like a priest before an altar.

Continue reading
Related posts
Creative Writing: Today’s Poem To Inspire: Good Morning
August 3, 2017
What Are Your Limiting Beliefs Creating? Know Your abcdeFs
March 29, 2017
Your Monday Motivator: Making A Creative Wish List
March 13, 2017