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Author Brand Strategist

Having a good book is only one half of what authors need to be successful. A brand that strategically connects with existing readers and captures the attention of new potential readers is just as important as the book itself. Services that I offer my clients include: *Brand Analysis and Strategy *Brand/Book Placement *Social Media Strategy *Book Tour Planning and Management Read more […]

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5 Reasons You Should Be Writing A Book Now! If you aren’t currently writing your book, then you most certainly should be. You’ve been holding that story in for far too long. It’s time to WRITE NOW! 7 Social Media Must-Haves for Authors Social media is a viable tool that should be included as a part of every author’s marketing strategy. Check out the 7 platforms that no author should be without. Ultimate Publishing Checklist There is so much to Read more […]

Work With Me

WORK WITH ME It moves me beyond words to share what I have learned along my journey as a writer and storyteller with those who are eager to learn and grow and share their stories with the world. If you are reading this, we need to connect. Here are 7 ways that you can access my expertise and experience for your personal growth and development to tell your story. I have categorized these in order, from those that require the smallest investment to those that require a little more. Join Read more […]

13th & Joan

The Philosophy We believe that every face has a story and that no soul should bear a story untold. The Story After recognizing an over saturation of negative imagery in media, 13th & Joan Founder Ardre Orie worked tirelessly to create solutions that would allow real people to tell real stories that would reflect the diversity of our experiences in life and those that would inspire and empower. The Founder Ardre Orie has ghost written books for a myriad of clients ranging from Read more […]

The Greatest Gift is Love

Love is the imprint stamped on the walls of our souls. Ardre Orie My absolute favorite writings on love are found in the Bible. 1 Corinthians 13:4-7New International Version (NIV) 4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. 5 It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. 6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always Read more […]

Ardre’s Circle of Influence

  2016 Circle of Influence Members Melody Frederick Attorney Stephen Smith, Esq. Mahogany Brazle Read more […]

The Heart Of A Man

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Press Kit – Featured

Interact with a digital press kit for Author, Film Director and Advocate Ardre Orie as well as high resolution photos that can be used to create advertisements for upcoming interviews, events and press. Ardre Orie’s Bio Ardre Orie was born to lead and empower. As a childhood survivor of household domestic violence, Ardre was motivated to be transparent in her journey and to work tirelessly to empower women suffering from oppressive circumstances in their lives. Her goal as an author, film director Read more […]

Press Kit

Interact with a digital press kit for Writer, Publisher, Film Director and Advocate Ardre Orie as well as high resolution photos that can be used to create advertisements for upcoming interviews, events and press.   Ardre Orie’s Bio Ardre Orie was born to lead and empower. As a childhood survivor of household domestic violence, Ardre was motivated to be transparent in her journey and to work tirelessly to empower women suffering from oppressive circumstances in their lives. Her goal as Read more […]