Business Mind

May 30th, 2019 A.R. Stanley's Musings arstanley 4 min read

I talked a little in my last post about how self-promotion took me about a year to figure out. I am not saying I am perfect at it either, I am always learning from the experience. The other piece of this self-publishing writing journey I am learning about this year is business. Selling books When I published my first book, I did not have a…

Book Signing

May 23rd, 2019 A.R. Stanley's Musings arstanley 4 min read

When you start out with a new venture, the people who support you first are your friends and family. I think the beauty of that should be embraced and celebrated. Often, we want to laugh at best friends and moms who are overly excited about their friend’s work. Instead, I think we should take note of those getting celebrated. Fanbase When I finished my first…

it’s been awhile

May 14th, 2019 A.R. Stanley's Musings arstanley 1 min read

Hey friends, it’s been some time since I got a blog post up! My apologies. I was cranking it out and keeping on my schedule but as I neared the end of writing the first draft of my next novel I funneled all my energy towards that. It is my goal to get back at the blogging and back to my regular schedule for June…