Picture of book proposal coach Richelle Fredson seated. She talks with author Terri Trespicio about imposter syndrome and the myth of waiting for inspiration.

The Truth About Imposter Syndrome & Inspiration

So, if you’re ready to kick imposter syndrome to the curb and grab your book-writing journey by the horns, you’re in the right place.

Rethinking Bestseller

Becoming a bestseller is a wonderful accomplishment, but for many who seek to see their books on shelves, it’s not the end-all-be-all, and for a vast majority, it’s a goal that can be more harmful than good.

Write a Book in 2024: Activate Your Plan

Activate your plan to write a book in 2024 by taking small, intentional steps that are proven to create momentum and inspiration.

Permission to Pause in Your Writing

In this blog post, we’ll cover permission to pause in your writing, not just from the perspective of having a “maybe pile” but for everyone committed to projects—especially if you’re knee-deep in your book proposal or manuscript.

Inside The Mind Of A Publishing Editor

I’ll share key takeaways from my in-depth and far-reaching conversation with her in this blog post. You’ll have an inside look into what she looks for in book proposals, how she stewards authors through the process, and why acquiring a…

Boost Your Platform with a Book Proposal

In this blog post, you’ll learn how your book proposal can be a powerful tool to carve out your niche in the literary world and boost your platform.  

How A Book Can Benefit Your Business

In this blog post, we’ll explore how writing a book can significantly benefit your business and outline the essential steps to get started.  

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How To Tell Your Story in a Book

In this blog post, I’ll help you decide which book genre best suits your story and business goals, and how to tell your story in books.

What Publishers Look for in a Book Proposal

What Publishers Look For In A Book Proposal

In this blog post, I’ll share what publishers look for in a book proposal when they are reviewing them, drawing on my own experience within a publisher.

What Publishers Look for in a Book Proposal

Burning Book Questions and Answers

Answers to the most commonly asked book questions first-time authors have about everything from the proposal to the finished product.

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