Why I Choose to be an #Indie #Author #RRBC #RWISA

Great reasons why I also choose to be an indie author!

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The main reason is INDEPENDENCE.  I remember as a child dreaming of becoming a writer.  As I got older with a bit more knowledge under my belt, I dreamed of one day becoming a published author.  After having read many stories of how authors were rejected over and over again, and how hard it was to break into the publishing business, after a while, the thought completely left my mind.

Then one day (later in my life), I read an article about a self-published author who had become a New York Times Bestseller.  I’ve told the story before of how I reached out to her, how we communicated back and forth until I got to the part about her sharing with me her secrets, then all conversation came to a screeching halt (another reason there is now RAVE REVIEWS BOOK CLUB, where support and non-competition are both high priorities)…that’s…

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Ask the Author: Meet Allison Williford

Thanks, Brittney!

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I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Allison of the “Word Nerds” blog. Her upcoming novel, Waiting for You, releases September 19th! It is a contemporary romance, and it sounds very intriguing. She kindly participated in this interview—learn more about her and her upcoming work below!! Check out her blog, Facebook page and twitter account for more information!

Tell us a little bit about yourself. What inspired you to become a writer? I’ve always been an avid reader. Some of my favorite books growing up were the Nancy Drew series, The Giver, and Harry Potter. I wrote my first short story when I was thirteen for our school’s art and literature magazine, and have been writing ever since.

What is the title of your current novel? When will it be released? Target audience? Genre. My current novel is titled Waiting for You and will be…

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