The Ultimate [Actionable] Guide to Building Your Author Platform in 2019

If ever there were 9 words strung together to evoke a visceral response, the most cutting are these: 

“You need to have an author platform to publish.” 

Nothing kills my enthusiasm for writing more than that phrase—and I know I’m not alone. I remember the first time I was assaulted by this phrase. I hadn’t even finished my first novel and already, I had this amorphous obstacle I had to overcome, which at the time, seemed more impossible than keeping a reader interested in a book about a man and a robot lost at sea. 

[The jury's still out on that one, but I’ll keep you posted!  😉]

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