2-11-17 Write Where You Are (Guest: David Rupert)

On this episode of Living Well with Dr. Peg, David Rupert, founder of the Writers on the Rock conference, encourages writers to pursue their God-given passions and to write from the heart. Use coupon code DRPEG for a discount on registration to the Writers on the Rock Christian writers’ conference. Listen on Saturdays at 1 […]

Non-Fiction Writing & Self-Publishing Workshop and Writers’ Group

  Non-Fiction Writing and Self-Publishing Workshop Saturday, January 16, 2016 10:00 am – 4 pm Whisper Sky Luxury Apartments Clubhouse 1752 S. Parker Rd. Denver, CO 80247 Registration Fee: $149 http://drpegonline.com/classes/writing-workshop/ Writers’ Group for Non-Fiction Authors Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday 7:00 – 8:00 pm Whisper Sky Luxury Apartments Clubhouse 1752 S. Parker Rd. Denver, […]

iBooks Author!

Can’t wait to try this out! I am a big fan already of CreateSpace.com, a service of Amazon. Apple’s iBooks Author gives self-published authors like me another outlet for publishing and selling books. http://www.apple.com/ibooks-author/

Inspiration for Aspiring Authors!

My friend Jeri shared a link to an amazing story about a woman who self-published her novel on Amazon and other ebookstores and sold over a million books in less than 2 years. She says it took her a lot of hard work and 17 rejected, unpublished novels to become the “overnight success” that she […]

15 Minutes Can Change Your Life!

When I was a graduate student studying clinical psychology at the University of Virginia, my apartment lease in Virginia was up one month before I was scheduled to begin my pre-doctoral internship in Memphis, Tennessee. So I moved to Memphis early, rented an apartment, and found a part time job in the evening typing for […]

Voice to Text

Many people who have attended my Non-Fiction Writing Workshop have said that they have trouble getting their thoughts on paper. While a digital recorder is useful for capturing spontaneous thoughts while driving or when your notebook is not conveniently available, you still have the problem of getting those words out of the recorder and on […]

E-publishing Tips

Learn more about e-publishing from the founder of Smashwords. Click here for the slideshow.

“Create” More Time in Your Day

Ever find yourself lamenting that there are not enough hours in the day? I have a tip for you on how you can “create” an “extra” hour every day! Because Daylight Savings Time ends in the Fall, we all set our clocks back one hour on Sunday night. If we plan wisely, this gives us […]

Self Publishing Basics

 Join a Writers’ Group  Have your manuscript professionally edited  Get your manuscript typeset  Hire a graphic designer for your front and back covers  Purchase your International Standard Book Numbers (ISBNs)  Purchase your Barcodes  Obtain a Library of Congress Catalog Number(LCCN)  Plan your marketing and distribution  Determine how many books to print  Send files to createspace.com […]

FREE Kindle Book on Writing!

Download the FREE Kindle book: Write That Book Already! You can also read it on the FREE Kindle for iPhone or iPad app.