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3 Things To Do When Your Book Sales Dip Unexpectedly – The Anxious Author

Book sales are a fickle thing. One day you're considering quitting your job because things are going so well and the next, crickets. But there are times when many authors see a dip in their sales. Sometimes in a time of crisis, or when there are elections going on, as they are in the USA… Continue reading 3 Things To Do When Your Book Sales Dip Unexpectedly – The Anxious Author

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3 Things To Remember When Your Day Job Interrupts Your Dreams – The Anxious Author

I'm a millennial. When I was a kid I was told I could be whatever I wanted. One recession and a pandemic later, my college education is worth jack and surprise, we have another recession on the way. Oh, and the media loves to crap on my generation whenever they've run out of big news… Continue reading 3 Things To Remember When Your Day Job Interrupts Your Dreams – The Anxious Author

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3 Newsletter Building Resources for Anxious Authors – The Anxious Author

When Anxious Authors first start out building a newsletter list, it feels like running uphill in an 1800s diving suit. Where do newsletter subscribers live? What do they like to read about? Are they even going to be interested in my books? All these questions and more crossed my mind when I first began building… Continue reading 3 Newsletter Building Resources for Anxious Authors – The Anxious Author

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4 Things Anxious Author Panic About Unnecessarily

I know how ridiculous this sounds. We Anxious Authors panic about everything to do with our books. From that major plot hole to whether the minor character in chapter 10 has a "realistic" hair colour. Some days, I have a bit of a panic before I've even sat down to write. We are Anxious Authors… Continue reading 4 Things Anxious Author Panic About Unnecessarily

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3 Author Anxieties That Need Kicking to the Curb

Anxieties aren't something we take on voluntarily. In fact, they like to jump on us like leeches and drain away our self-confidence without so much as taking us to dinner first. Authors who have been living with them for a long time know how to use many of them to their advantage. But there are… Continue reading 3 Author Anxieties That Need Kicking to the Curb