Book writing

“The book that will most change your life is the one you write…”

Have you ever considered writing your book? Writing a book helps to share your message and it positions you as an expert. As the (co)author of more than 25 books I have identified the best system to write a good book, fast. The secret is to start with the back cover: this is your marketing material and promise to your readers, plus it gives you the structure for your writing process. I have helped over 400 entrepreneurs write and publish their book, using this system. You’ll find my tips for writing, promotion and publishing in these blogs.

Books written with Esther’s writing method


More than 400 entrepreneurs wrote their book using my ‘write your book in 1 week’ method, after one of my writing workshops or during a writing retreat. Below a selection the books that have already been published.

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Inspired by…


Inspired by... I made a list of authors who influence and inspire me in my writing. An interesting exercise, because it made me realize what kind of person/writer I want to be. Who inspires you? These are my 'heroes':  Neil Strauss (The Game, Emergency, The Truth): Surprises every [...]

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Storytelling – inspiration shot Sept 2018


Imagine the mayor of the city you are visiting for a conference, welcoming you with a keynote presentation and a song... Or meeting a friendly, modest man by the campfire, who turns out to be the singer-songwriter on stage the next day, sharing how events in his personal [...]

Storytelling – inspiration shot Sept 20182018-12-10T02:09:47+02:00

Book inspiration – inspiration shot Feb 2018


I'll never forget... ...the day I held the first print of my first book in my hand. I felt proud of the achievement, excitement that others would soon have access to my story, and the satisfaction of a huge project completed. Can you imagine holding a book that you have [...]

Book inspiration – inspiration shot Feb 20182018-12-13T17:36:53+02:00

10 ideas for a successful non-fiction book


10 ideas for a successful non-fiction book Some of the best book ideas are very simple. Starting with a proven format will make the writing process much less overwhelming. Let's dive into the 10 most successful non-fiction book models to get you inspired. 1. The Memoir or Biography Most [...]

10 ideas for a successful non-fiction book2019-02-01T06:26:08+02:00

The back cover of your book


The back cover of your book With a well-written one-pager, you can start to promote your book, approach a publisher, sponsors and potential buyers, ask for feedback from future readers, and start the pre-sale… Moreover, your back cover gives you the structure that leads you as you write [...]

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