Such a deal! 99 cents for The Girl from Oto

December is here, and I’m kicking off the holiday season with a steal of a deal: The Girl from Oto Kindle version is just 99 cents all weekend long! Download it here. Last time I did a promotion I sold 120 books in a weekend…will I break my record? The odds are good. Why’s that? […]

Read more

The problem of the woman artist

 “The men liked to put me down as the best woman painter. I think I’m one of the best painters.”—Georgia O’Keeffe The problem of the woman artist My historical fiction is about the gaps in history, the silenced stories, the holes that riddle our past. I chose to look at this topic through the lens […]

Read more

What to do when you’re deep in the slog

Write, publish, repeat. I hear it all the time. And I try to keep the phrase in my mind when I’m deep in the slog. What’s the slog, you ask? It’s the place I’m in right now. It’s been a year since I published my first novel. I just got the sequel back from my […]

Read more

A Goodreads giveaway promotes your book for free

Goodreads giveaways are a simple way to promote a book globally and the only cost is the postage you’ll pay to send your book to the winner. Currently you can only give away print copies, but Goodreads will soon allow kindle versions (e-copies) in giveaways as well. Right now I’m running my second Goodreads giveaway for […]

Read more

10 awesome resources for thrifty indie authors

Over the past few years I’ve been amassing a list of resources that have fueled my indie author journey. Today, in no particular order, I’m sharing some of them with you. This post includes no affiliate links (I get nothing by promoting the organizations, products, and individuals below). I’ve just found these resources super useful […]

Read more

Psst…check out my interview on the Writer Mom Life podcast!

Tooting your own horn is a requirement in the indie author world. That’s why I’m thrilled to share this interview I did with podcaster and author Daphne James Huff on The Writer Mom Life podcast. The episode aired this weekend, and the interview focuses on my slow approach to self-publishing (instead of publishing 5 books a […]

Read more

Want to read more of my stuff?

Get occasional emails from Amy Maroney—short and sweet, with glimpses inside the sequel plus the odd freebie!
Don't miss a blog post!