Monthly Archives: March 2017

Book Cover Blues- Part Two

Book Cover Blues- Part Two I’m still working on the new cover for my next book, Nick of Time. Folks like the new art in both new covers, but I’m still fine tuning the fonts, and I have yet to … Continue reading

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Making a Cover Blues

Making a Cover Blues I’ve spoken about the trials and tribulations of an author making their own book covers before, and now I’m back again. There are good reasons that it’s smart to hire a professional. Book cover designers know … Continue reading

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Other People Shouldn’t Suffer for Your Art

It’s clear to all artists that to make your art, you have to be willing to make some sacrifices. No artist makes enough money to make a living right off the bat, and most artists never make enough money to … Continue reading

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Motivation is a Cop Out

“I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” – Thomas Jefferson I’ve written about this before and I’ll no doubt write about it again. It’s a subject that is … Continue reading

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It’s Alive!

My Kindle Scout campaign for Teatime of the Living Dead is live! What is it? Kindle Scout is an awesome program where people nominate books they would like to see published. Nominations won’t guarantee success, the editors have final say … Continue reading

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Wyrd House News

My paranormal mystery, Wyrd House, was not selected for publication by Kindle Press.  Not to worry, I have Teatime all ready for it’s Scout Run, and I have good feelings about it. Wyrd House has already been formatted for paperback, … Continue reading

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Two words…or not two words? That is the question.

Then there are little ninja words in the English language whose only mission is to trick you into using the wrong one. Continue reading

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My New Newsletter is Live

My newsletter is live and you get a free eBook of short stories for signing up. OMG! I’ve set up my author newsletter, and it ate my brain! All the things I read about the process made it seem easy … Continue reading

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