Category Archives: Think like a wealthy author

To make money with your books, you may need to change your thinking

The Kindle Is Practically Worthless

Yes, you read the headline correctly.  I truly believe that the Kindle is practically worthless.  Let me tell you why. One of my friends, who is 80 years old, is still very active.  In fact, he travels frequently on both … Continue reading

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Think like an author, act like a wealthy author

One of my clients, a psychotherapist who is writing a book for her patients, wanted to know how to write faster.  Now, you need to understand my philosophy here.  A wealthy author must be a fast writer.  The faster you … Continue reading

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Foreign Book Sales

One way to boost your foreign book sales is to do a book tour.  I have been to China twice, and will return there this year.  My publisher makes all the arrangements. Don’t be surprised if your foreign tours are … Continue reading

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I Can’t Stop Writing

I am almost finished my twentieth book.  Why do I keep on writing?  The answer is quite simple – I want to keep on making money. Remember, I chose this life.  I chose to be an author, to have fans, … Continue reading

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Making Money Means Making a Decision

The first step towards becoming a wealthy author is to make a decision BEFORE you write your book.  You must decide in advance that you are writing for money.  This may not seem like a big deal, but it really … Continue reading

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Read my sign – I write for money

When I work with authors, I always ask them why they are writing a book.  They give me many different answers.  Some say “I have a story iinside me” or “I want to help people.”  All the reasons are valid.   … Continue reading

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