Dreams Deferred Video

Hi there: Lately, I've been trying to up my game by learning how to use Facebook advertising to market my books and grow my e-mail list.  I signed up for Mark Dawson's Facebook advertising course and then headed over to Animoto.com to use my newfound knowledge to put together the Dreams Deferred video. Unfortunately, the course didn't have a segment in it on how to put together video ads. I'm a...

Release Day for Dreams Deferred!

Hi There: I'm excited to tell you that today is release day for my new novel - "Dreams Deferred" - Book 2 of the Brooks Sisters Dreams Series.  You can get it on Amazon here or from your other favorite retailer by clicking on the "Dreams Deferred" book cover here. "Dreams Deferred" is the story of Ivy Brooks - Kathy Brooks' wild baby sister: Ivy Brooks was always attracted to the bad boys until...

L.J. Taylor Selected as a Featured Author in the 2015 NAACP Author Pavilion

Hi there: Guess what? I'm happy to report that I was selected to be a featured author in the 2015 NAACP Author Pavilion, at the NAACP's 106th Annual Convention, which will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, in Philadelphia, PA, July 11-14, 2015. The 2015 NAACP Author Pavilion is part of the Convention's Commerce and Industry Show which is free and open to the public.  I'll be...

“Dreams Deferred” is Out on Pre-Order

Hi there: I am happy to announce that Ivy's story,"Dreams Deferred" - Book 2 of the Brooks Sisters Dreams Series - is available for pre-order on Amazon.com.  The book is scheduled to be released on June 30, 2015.  It took me longer than I had anticipated to finish it, but, based on the comments I received from my outside editor, I believe I've produced a story that's worth the effort.  I...

Just Dreams – A Dream Come True

After years of attending writers seminars and conferences, whipping out first drafts during National November Writing Month, rewriting and editing, researching and plotting, and querying numerous editors and agents alike, I bit the bullet, hired an outside editor, and released my debut novel "Just Dreams" on August 31, 2014.  "Just Dreams" is now out on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo and...