A year ago, I was sitting in the audience at a book marketing conference when I heard these words: “If you don’t have a following, you won’t sell your book.” A following? I thought my job as an author was
Last October, I took the plunge into social media by establishing profiles on Facebook and Twitter. Along the way, I made many mistakes. I began studying what to do and not do by observing some of my friends and followers.
“How are you spending Thanksgiving?” my coworker asked yesterday at five as we waited for our elevator. “Just making dinner for my sister.” My schizophrenic sister, my two rowdy dogs and me in my house. It’s become my new “family” tradition.