Category Archives: writing

Are Speech to Text Programs Useful to Writers?

Are Speech to Text Programs Useful to Writers? I belong to a writers group called 20booksto50k. The ideology behind it, is that by the time one has published twenty books, one can be making 50k a year. It’s not quite … Continue reading

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Get my newest book, Ghost in the Park, for free!

Get my newest book, Ghost in the Park, for free! It’s Kindle Scout time again, and I’m really excited about this one. Ghost in the Park starts its thirty-day campaign today. I was very pleased with my last book’s launch, … Continue reading

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Why Review?

Why Review? You see it at the end of a lot of Indie author’s books and even at the end of some of the major player’s books. It goes a little something like this: If you enjoyed this book, please … Continue reading

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Nick of Time is Free for the Fourth!

My paranormal thriller, Nick of Time, is free on Kindle today.  The 4th of July is it’s last free day, so grab a copy while you can. Nick has to save people. Every. Damn. Day. Nick Callaghan’s life has become … Continue reading

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Writing Novels While Female

Writing Novels While Female It can be a problem. Many, many female authors have taken up male pen names or publishing under their initials due to a pronounced gender gap in the literary world. J K Rowling is a perfect … Continue reading

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Get a free copy of Nick of Time!

Get a free copy of Nick of Time!   My newest paranormal suspense novel, Nick of Time, has started it’s Kindle Scout Campaign. For the next thirty days, everyone with an Amazon account can nominate it. If it gets selected … Continue reading

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Depression and the Arts

Depression and the Arts This isn’t an article about the recent suicide of a musician I admire, though I remain sad at his passing. This article is about the effects of the arts and media on folks with clinical depression. … Continue reading

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Word Choice and Writing Style

I was taking part in a conversation between various writers today about word choice. Some participants were arguing the point that using fancier word choices was the way to go. They were quite fierce about it and mentioned how it … Continue reading

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Making Your Own Book Trailer (if you have to.)

Making your own book trailer is much like making your own cover- if you can afford it, hire a professional. Me, while I’ve been writing for years, I’ve just started publishing as an Indie author. At this point, I don’t … Continue reading

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Teatime of the Living Dead’s Big Fun Release Day!

Teatime is live on Kindle, Kindle Unlimited, and Amazon and available for purchase.  I love this book and I’m very excited about this release.  Teatime is one of my favorite things I’ve written to date.  It combines all the things … Continue reading

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