Monday, June 1, 2015

BSP Anxiety

Most authors hate the idea of Blatant Self Promotion (BSP) of their novels, but it's an increasingly important part of publishing success, for indie as well as legacy-published authors. To help, simply stop and breathe on a regular basis. Here's a yoga video that can help you:


  1. Good stuff ... and I've found that regular breathing helps avoid death.

    1. Only if you're an alien, Chris. Hahahaha.

  2. I'm in the middle of BSP now with the Kindle Scout program, and I absolutely hate asking people to read the sample and nominate me. I'm doing it, but it's reeeeallly hard. Deep breath.

  3. I need to do this every day - stop and breathe. :)


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