As we near the new year, I find myself thinking more and more about what lies ahead in 2015. I wrote a previous post (here) about my resolutions and such for next year, but I feel like I left out some rather important details about what is coming up and where I am headed.
If you have visited my blog before, you may have noticed a rather big change. Randomly this week, I decided that I would like to make my website/blog look a bit more professional. I am the kind of person who carries a notebook covered in stickers or drawings to cover the dull solid color, and before, my blog looked the same way with a rather bright red Victorian wallpaper used as a background. By prowling around Goodreads and various blogs on WordPress, I realized that my blog did not look professional at all. It was overdone, over saturated with color, and not very good in terms of marketing. Using the blogs of “real” authors (aka they know what they’re doing) as a template, I set to work on the Writer’s Habitarium. As you can see, the menu tabs have been streamlined to only home, about, books, and buy links for my books and gone is the crazy wallpaper. While I would love to slather my pages in rainbows and stickers, I know that isn’t going to cut it in the real world if I want to be taken seriously. Continue reading