Promotion – The Life Blood of Every Author

Promotion (from Wiktionary) – Dissemination of information about a product, product line, brand, or company.

After Jenna Woginrich published her first book, Made From Scratch, she invited readers to take a picture of the book and send it to her.  I took the pictures, but never sent it (sorry Jenna!).  It was a great idea – pictures came in from all over the country and people shared with her what the book meant and how it changed their lives. 

So Jenna, I’m sorry that I never got around to sharing it with you.  After I read your book, I decided that I didn’t need a farm or acreage to live a more self-sufficient life.  There was so much I could exactly where I was at.  I put in a small garden; froze, dehydrated, and canned food; and went back to cooking more whole grains and beans.

Thanks Jenna for all the inspiration! 

If you would like to learn more about Jenna, check out her blog, Cold Antler Farm

To see how others might interpret today’s randomly selected word, check out KittyHere or There, Anywhere  and ThreeSixFive, TwoZeroOneOne.  It is amazing how differently we each respond in our posts.

Word for tomorrow – COUNCIL.  If you prefer to work ahead, see the list for the week under “A Word A Day”. 

For more information on participating in the challenge, click  the tab marked “challenge invitation”.

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2 Comments on “Promotion – The Life Blood of Every Author”

  1. kittyhere Says:

    Your promotion worked. I checked out Jenna’s blog. And thanks for promoting my blog too.

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