Category Archives: Writing

Sci-Fi Anthology FREE today

The science fiction anthology I have a short story in is FREE today and tomorrow. If you like sci-fi and want to check out several authors with no risk, this is the anthology for you. Grab it today at Amazon. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo, Publishing and Gratitude

It’s November,  and for a lot of  writers, that means NaNoWriMo, also known as National Novel Writing Month. During NaNoWriMo, writers are encouraged to write a 50,000 word novel during the 30 days of November. I’ve never been a fan … Continue reading

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Big Book Giveaway – Featured Books

At the beginning of the month, I mentioned I was part of the Big Book Giveaway. As a featured author, we’ve been asked to feature one or two of the books being offered in the giveaway. Today, I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Unconventional Thinking

A few years ago, when Angry Birds were super popular, my children decided to craft a slingshot and pig hovel to shoot down. (For those unfamiliar with Angry Birds, you use a slingshot to shoot angry birds at things constructed … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing Sunday: You Gotta Do You

One of the things I do here on Sundays is offer advice and tips on self-publishing. But the truth of the matter is, no matter what I say, you’ve got to live with what you do. Therefore, you’ve got to … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing Sunday: Pre-Orders

Today I thought I’d talk a bit about pre-orders. Just so we’re on the same page, pre-orders are when you set up your book ahead of time so fans can order it before it’s published. This was a pretty big … Continue reading

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Exposed is out Today

Happy Tuesday to you. Just a quick word to let you know that Exposed, the second book in my Virus series, released today. This book continues the saga of Elaan, Lijah and Josh. It’s a fun book and I hope … Continue reading

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Sometimes you need to fly!

I was recently in my car driving down a six lane road (three lanes in each direction), when I had to slow to stop There were several geese crossing the road. At least a dozen of them. It was kind … Continue reading

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The Power of Memory in Your Story

“Memories light the corners of my mind Misty water-colored memories of the way we were” -The Way We Were Memories are interesting. They’re our own little personal home videos of what’s happened in our life. Except, unlike home videos, memories … Continue reading

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Is It Better to Meet Expectations or Keep It Real?

I recently participated in career day at my children’s school. The parents who were speaking all arrived at school around 9 am and got treated to coffee and bagels for a bit before we had to be in the classes … Continue reading

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