Authorpreneur postscript

I thought I’d best write a postscript to my last post about the author as entrepreneur. Two things: first, I was mostly referring to non-fiction publishing (which is what I refer to most of the time, because that’s mostly what I do). And secondly, the...
Authorpreneur – the author as entrepreneur

Authorpreneur – the author as entrepreneur

People think the end game of writing a book is getting published, but it’s not. The end game is making money (or influencing/touching/entertaining a vast audience with your story, depending on how you look at it). Imagine that your book is a start-up business. You’ve...
Parents talking about The Big Questions

Parents talking about The Big Questions

I’d like to invite you to join a discussion that links in to my new book, Parenting with Soul. What’s it all about? Parenting with Soul is for parents with no time to be spiritual. Is it possible to find a deeper meaning to life at the bottom of the laundry basket?...
Big Road book launch

Big Road book launch

The Red Hill Publishing team is launching their latest book this week. It’s a memoir that will excite anyone with an interest in Papua New Guinea. Titled Big Road and written by Bob Cleland, it is a memoir about life in the New Guinea Highlands in the 1950s. Bob...
Stop press – author chooses publisher

Stop press – author chooses publisher

We had a great meeting with an author yesterday. I hope that he will become the next Red Hill author; we’ve shaken hands, and we’re putting the finishing touches on a contract. That’s pretty thrilling in its own right. But what particularly struck me was the tenor of...