New Year Literary Endeavors
Baby steps count too
Discussion outline of our January monthly meetup at The Detroit Public Library Main Branch. We meet every 2nd Saturday from 10am to Noon. Interested in Joining us next month, please feel free to come or RSVP at http://meetup.com/michiganliterarynetwork.
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Realistic Monthly Writing Goals
Get a publishing buddy
Find someone who is ahead of the publishing goals and help them out to learn from them
Offline – placing marketing material places in state and out of state
Visiting networking groups related to book or the writing industry
Supporting other authors and ppl in your book’s genre
Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Google, Youtube
Produce one audio file and one video file a month
Produce one blog post a month
Get a free account at Hootsuite to make posting easier for yourself
Find one event to speak at, perform at, teach at… online or off line.
Easy one… check out blogtalkradio and set up an interview for yourself
Get a blog to be featured on
Offline… check out churches, library or youth groups in the area to speak at about your genre, specialty or book
Get a buddy
Do ONE thing in your goal sheet and then next month try to do two things and next month do three… and so on
Come back to Motown Writers and give us an update.
January group goal
Take one selfie of you and another writer. Post it to social media with a hashtag of #motownlit
Now add your beginning of the year goals and any tips you can offer to other writers! See you next meeting.
RSVP now at http://meetup.com/michiganliterarynetwork