Writer Resources

Please note that I only include products/services I personally use.


A concise guide on self-editing, by my favorite editor!

David Gaughran – Let’s Get Digital – Help with digital marketing. He also has a great blog and newsletter.

Craig Martelle – Become a Successful Indie Author. I haven’t read this one yet, but it’s on my TBR

Diana Gabaldon – I Give You My Body…. cause writing sex scenes is so hard 🙂

Steven Pressfield – The War of Art – Short & inspirational, to help you stay motivated.

Stephen King – On Writing – because, obviously.

Website/Social Media

Alessandra Torrehttps://www.alessandratorreink.com/ – Alessandra does courses on how to self-publish. She is hosting Inkers Con in Dallas, May 2019. Sign up at www.inkerscon.com to stay up to date on important updates. The conference is for authors only.

She also has the Facebook group – Alessandra Torre Inkers which is for authors to get together and share ideas, or get questions answered.

Holly Mortimerwww.thesocialvert.com – Author who does courses on digital marketing specifically for romance authors. She has an excellent free book launch calendar you use to plan your release. Seriously, this is the best thing ever.

Samantha A. Colewww.oneauthortoanother.com – Website to give tips & tricks to Indie Authors.

Self-Publishing with Dale – Look him up on YouTube. His tutorials are pretty great!

Editorial Freelancers Associationwww.the-efa.org/ – Great place to start looking for an editor.

Victory Editingwww.victoryediting.com – Or just use this one! I do!

Cover design – www.covermedarling.com – Pre-mades starting at $75. Also does logos, swag design, teasers, author branding, etc. If you need other options, I have plenty of suggestions!

Beta readers:

Facebook group (Beta Readers & Critiques): https://www.facebook.com/groups/1662819743977604/

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/group/show/50920-beta-reader-group

RWA (Romance Writers of America) – members only – https://www.rwa.org/l/li/?redir=critiquepartnermatchup