Today marks the end of my three-part series on author blogs. (Edited to add: Parts 1 & 2 can be found at these links:)
Creating Your Author Blog, Part 1
Creating your Author Blog, Part 2
One of the comments authors make most often when explaining why they don’t keep their blogs updated, is that they don’t know what to write about. One well-known author told me she sees it as a job that is as exciting as doing laundry.
I think it’s because it hasn’t occurred to her to write about her passions. She is a woman who has many different hobbies—climbing, cooking, and kick-boxing, as well as writing. It just hasn’t occurred to her to write a 500-word article about what she did over the weekend and post it for her fans to read. As a fan, I’d love to hear about her trip to the Sasquatch! Music…
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Thank you for reblogging this series, Viv!