Book Bonanza 2019 – part 3 Authors’ Definition of Success May Surprise You

This picture is of author Brittainy C Cherry and me. The picture in the middle of the blog is author Kandi Steiner and me. This week’s blog is about success.  Success is defined in many ways.  As an audio book narrator, I feel successful when listeners leave four or five-star reviews for the books I […]

Book Bonanza 2019 part 2- Angstiest Book Recommendations

Thank goodness my voice over skills are better than my photography skills or I’d be needing to find a new career.  I’ve included a photo here of the Angst Nation panel and let me apologize in advance to the panelists who all looked far better than my pixelated long-distance shot from the back of the […]

Book Bonanza 2019-part 1

Narrating eLearning or non-fiction audio books was my initial goal when I began my voice over career.  It turns out, though, that choosing a genre to focus on is a bit like choosing a cat.  As the saying goes, YOU don’t choose a cat.  The CAT chooses you!  Having heard more than once that my […]

The Advantages of Paying the Audiobook Narrator Upfront

When authors on ACX are presented with the options of paying by royalty share (RS), royalty share plus (RS+) or per finished hour (PFH) for their book’s narration, the royalty share options seem pretty attractive. While these choices appear to be of great financial benefit to the author because there’s no outlay of money, there […]