Confused about Publishing Options?

Get free access to this video that explains the pros and cons of each kind of
publishing and shares insights for making the best choice for you.


Insights on converting your blog to a book

I had the honor of being interviewed last week on The Lora Shipman Show and during the podcast, we talked all about taking your blogs to a book. Here’s what Lora shared.

Have you ever wanted to write a book but just didn’t know how to get started?  Or, what if you have a bunch of content that you knew would be great to put together in a book but weren’t sure how to link it all together?  You are in for a treat! Listen in on my latest podcast episode as I speak with writer, editor, and storyteller Deborah Kevin.
This episode is FULL of incredible information, especially if writing a book is on your bucket list.  Check out what we dive into and don’t miss the AWESOME freebie at the end of the podcast.
Listen to the podcast here:

Our chat included:

5:04  It’s possible to transform your blog into a book
5:40  There are different types of bloggers.  Determine what category you fall into
6:55  We talk about reframing your blog into a book
7:10  Blogging with no direction to blogging with purpose
8:30  Why blog categories are important, how they translate into a book, and how they keep you focus
9:29  Creating a plan for a year’s worth of blogging in less than half a day – yes, it’s possible!
11:00  Repurposing blog articles and how to use them in a book
12:22  How long should a business book be?
13:13  Making your individual blogs read like a book
14:14  How the blog to book process works
15:50  What about grammar skills?  What if they are bad?
16:28  Capturing your voice
17:20  Understanding “The Curse of Knowledge” and how it affects your writing
19:48  3 step process to get out of your head and into your audiences head
23:15  Tackling writer’s block
25:14  What time of day is the best time to write and how long should you write for?
29:25  The 2 major components of a blog
30:56  How long does the blog to book process take?
31:52  The “Messy Middle” and how to survive it
32:40  The book launch
34:13  Amazon Best Seller Status
34:37  Understanding a “Speaker One Sheet” and why everyone should have one
36:28  Why you need 3 bios and a description of each
39:00  “The Curse of Knowledge” and how it relates to you not connecting with your audience
42:27  FREEBIE Announcement
Listen to the podcast here:


Pin It on Pinterest