THE END: 3 Ways to Snatch Your Reader’s Wigs at the End of Your Book!

June 18, 2018

So you’ve reached the end of the story. I’m imagining that you’re tired and possibly fresh out of inspiration. Cues Beyonce…Imagine me kicking my leg up, Tina Turner style and doing my best rendition of Proud Mary but to the sounds of Beyonce of course! Listen, there is nothing that…

14 LIES THAT ARE PREVENTING YOU FROM WRITING THE BOOK OF YOUR DREAMS.

December 4, 2017

If 200 million Americans want to publish books, then chances are, you are one of them. If you have not yet been coached by me and my publishing company 13th & Joan, then maybe, just maybe, there is something holding you back. When I say something, I mean YOU! It…

Black Friday Write Now!

November 24, 2017

Do you have a book inside of your soul? Can you imagine the sense of accomplishment you will feel when… You can hold your book in your hands? You can begin creating a source of residual income? You have a tool to inspire and empower others? You finish your book? My Author…

I’ve Got the Keys: Thriving in Writing and In Real Life

November 3, 2017

I’ve been writing for a very long time, actually for as long as I can remember. The funny thing is that in recent years, I began to discover that many of the coveted principles that I use to achieve the goal of writing a book are seamlessly applicable to attaining…

Your Words Have Power: 5 Reasons You Should Be Writing A Book Now!

October 9, 2017

Your Words Have Power Every new morning is filled with new possibilities. It is my belief that one of those possibilities that we should grab by the horns, is writing a book, and vowing to tell our stories. We deserve to be heard more now than ever. Inevitably, the world…

Ardre|Orie Announces The Author’s Masterclass Tour

September 1, 2017

For the past year, I have been strategizing US Book Tours for my amazing clients at 13th & Joan Publishing House. I have learned so much and throughout that time, continued to coach aspiring authors towards realizing their dreams. I’ve been so inspired by the outpouring of authors who write…

Stop Playing. Write Now!

May 22, 2017

Your Words Have Power Every new morning is filled with new possibilities. It is my belief that one of those possibilities that we should grab by the horns is writing a book and vowing to tell our stories. We deserve to be heard more now than ever. Inevitably, the world…

There Are Levels to This: 5 Things You Must Do Before the New Year

December 16, 2016

Growth requires us to find strength in the midst of discomfort knowing that the ultimate prize is to never be the same. And if there is anyone who is waiting for the New Year to do set anything in motion, chile please! I have probably announced and set in motion…

I’m Sorry, Did You Say Something?

August 29, 2016

I’m Sorry, Did You Say Something? Remember sitting in class and the teacher asked a question that you thought you knew the answer to but you refused to raise your hand for fear of being incorrect? I know that I am not alone. I’m not the only one who has…

Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself

August 22, 2016

I am rounding out my thirties and honey chile, I have finally learned to love me. I guess I spent all this time trying to find out exactly who I was. I laugh way too hard and probably a little too much for some people’s liking. I have purple gums….