My Experience at #ACFW2016!

A little over two weeks ago, I started my first ACFW (American Christian Fiction Writers) conference experience. I’d decided to fly from Atlanta to Nashville instead of driving because I had a ticket that needed to be used and because hotel parking was so expensive. So off I went. This was my first time flyingContinue reading “My Experience at #ACFW2016!”

Detours and Rejections – When Our Paths Aren’t Smooth

Have you ever had one of those moments when you’re standing in line at the ticket box office and it’s almost your turn and the attendant lights up the “Sold Out” sign and shuts her window? Or you go to the hospital positive you’re in labor and they send you home? Or you’ve found theContinue reading “Detours and Rejections – When Our Paths Aren’t Smooth”

It’s Been a Year Since I Became an #Indie Author! #ChristIndie #amwriting #amreading

Today is my one year anniversary as an indie author. I can’t believe it’s been a year already since I stepped out into the self-publishing waters. Talk about stepping out of the boat and into faith! September 8th is my deceased mother’s birthday, so I decided last year to let my first Indie release beContinue reading “It’s Been a Year Since I Became an #Indie Author! #ChristIndie #amwriting #amreading”

Song of the Meadowlark now available for pre-order! #amreading

Song of the Meadowlark is Book One in my Intertwined Series. It’s a contemporary inspirational romance with a splash of suspense set on a South Georgia ranch complete with an ornery cowboy. If you’ve been following my writing career for several years, you may recognize this title and may remember that this book has beenContinue reading “Song of the Meadowlark now available for pre-order! #amreading”

Looking for great #fiction? Try the Indie Christian Fiction Search Website

So, you’re an independent Christian fiction author needing your work to be found. You’ve asked to be included in fiction websites and been rejected because you aren’t published the old-fashioned way. You’ve bought mentions on book sites that draw lots of sales over a couple of days before you fade into oblivion as your bookContinue reading “Looking for great #fiction? Try the Indie Christian Fiction Search Website”

To Laugh Once More is LIVE and I’m giving away a copy! #giveaway

To Laugh Once More, book two in my Hope of the South series, is finally here. Today would have been my dear mother’s 77th birthday so I picked today as the perfect day to release the book. She passed away twenty-one years ago while I was writing To Dance Once More, and she never gotContinue reading “To Laugh Once More is LIVE and I’m giving away a copy! #giveaway”

12 Self-editing Tips Before You Hit Publish #amediting #Indie #selfpublishing

12 Self-editing Tips Before You Hit Publish After you write the first draft of your novel, you’ll begin the editing process. I usually wait a month or so after I’ve written the first draft before I begin editing it. I call that stage the crockpot stage. I let the novel sit in my computer andContinue reading “12 Self-editing Tips Before You Hit Publish #amediting #Indie #selfpublishing”

How to make a book cover! #bookcovers #indiepublishing

SIGN UP FOR SHERRI’S NEWSLETTER! If you haven’t heard the news yet, my next novel, To Laugh Once More, will release in September! I’ll start with the release of the ebook version first, and the print version will release soon after. Here’s the gorgeous new cover: Indie Cover Design created this beautiful cover. If you’dContinue reading “How to make a book cover! #bookcovers #indiepublishing”