If you are an Inspire member, please make sure you have logged in before trying to access certain features, such as the Member Directory, adding your book to the bookstore, etc.

I want to . . .

To update your profile photo:
  1. Login
  2. Go to your Profile page by clicking on the Profile link using the menu at the top of the page
  3. Click on the Edit link.
  4. Enter the correct Name
  5. Click the [SAVE CHANGES] button
In order to join a critique group, please fill in our Plug Into a Critique Group form
You can submit an event to be considered for inclusion in Inspire's Events listing by completing the "Submit an Event" form
To update your profile photo:
  1. Login
  2. Go to your Profile page by clicking on the Profile link using the menu at the top of the page
  3. Click on the Change Profile Photo link.
Note: Please use a head-and-shoulders photo. This photo will appear throughout the site, including in the "About the Author" section below any blog posts you may have authored.

Community

There are a few ways to send messages to another member. The simplest is to find the member in the Member Directory and then click on either the [Public Message] or [Private Message] button. Public messages are similar to a Facebook user's "wall" and will be viewable by all members. Note: Even "public" members will only be viewable by logged-in, Inspire Members.
Yes! To do so:
  • Make sure you are logged in
  • From the Community menu at the top of the page, click on either the;
  • Enter your message in the "What's new . . . ?" box
Yes! The easiest way to do this is to find the member in the Member Directory and click on the [Add Friend] button. You can view your Friends and the see the status of your friend requests by clicking on the Friends option in the Community menu at the top of the page.
The ideal dimensions are 150 x 150 pixels, but any image you upload that is larger can be cropped
The ideal dimensions for your cover image are 1030 x 225 pixels