Clear, Concise Guidance – You Can Write, Publish & Profit – Fiction or Nonfiction!

I Earn My Living with My Words, and You Can, Too!

Getting StartedI did a crazy thing in 2010.  I decided to quit my 10-year career as a College English Professor and pursue my dream of writing full-time.

? ? ? What ? ? ?

People thought I was crazy, and I guess to a certain extent I was.  But I was crazy with a purpose.  I knew I had it in me to earn my living with words, and it turns out I was right.

I love what I do, and if using your words to make a living sounds good, I want to help you take that “crazy” step and learn how to Write, Publish & Profit.

I’ve earned awards with my writing, been a featured speaker at a variety of writing/publishing events, self-published three fiction books, sold nearly 2,000 short stories, created more than 20 products to help people write, publish & profit, and taught hundreds of classes in person and online.

My goal is to help you develop a start-to-finish, step-by-step plan
to Write, Publish & Profit with your words.

Get Started:

  • Sign Up for the Free “5 Simple Ways to Write, Publish & Profit!” HERE.
  • For articles about writing, publishing, and profiting, check out the BLOG.
  • To learn more about writing fiction, jump to the FICTION PAGE.
  • If you’re more interested in nonfiction, jump to the NONFICTION PAGE.
  • Looking for writing guides to get you started?  Take a look at the WRITING COURSES PAGE.


P.S. Want to learn more about me and my journey from College English Professor to Author Entrepreneur?  Click Here!



"How to Write, Publish & Profit with Kindle Kids' Books"

During this training, I share reasons you should pursue this opportunity, the types of kids' books you can write, plus I create a book using Amazon's new Kindle Kids' Book Creator software.

WATCH NOW: "How to Write, Publish & Profit with Kindle Kids' Books"

From the Blog

Write Every Day

Write Every Day

I haven't missed a day of writing since January 1, 2006. It's fairly easy for me because I need to write like I need to breathe.  Not every writer is like that, but every writer needs to get as close to that feeling as he … [Read More]

Your Two Audiences

Your Two Audiences

Every writer has two audiences, but too few take advantage of both. If you want to really grow your writing business, it's important that you're serving readers and other writers. How to Serve Your Readers – Audience … [Read More]

Best Price

Pricing Your eBook

There are three considerations that can help you determine the sweet spot for you eBook's price. The price points of similar eBooks. Your standing in the market. The purpose and plan for your eBook. Let's take a … [Read More]

Standing Out

Conform or Stand Out?

As writers, we're all competing for readers' attention, so isn't being different the way to go? The short answer is no. Readers – fans of fiction or nonfiction – have expectations that are often formed by convention … [Read More]