Your author brand is nothing more than your authentic story.
Let’s set aside all the fancy talk of platforms and networking, fonts and social media strategies, logos and websites, brand archetypes and all the “expert advice.” Because none of that matters until you know your story.
You probably think your story is your book. Your words on the page. And you’d be partially correct. But that’s not your whole story.
Your story is the experiences and struggles that inspired you to write your book. Your story is all the late nights and early mornings typing away while your kids slept. Your story is the hidden wounds you work through with your characters and the message in your heart you’re desperate for people to know.
You’re living your story right now.
And the story that you’re living is just as important – if not more – than the story you’re telling…
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