Recently, a respected publication declined to consider my book for review. They said it was a strong project, but they weren’t going to pass it along to the reviewers. 744 more words
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I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not an expert in the art of writing a mind-blowing book review. However, after writing quite a few and reading literally thousands more, I’ve come to the conclusion that in an age when virtually anyone who reads a book can voice their opinion – good, bad or just plain ugly – in a matter of minutes with a minimum of 20 words, some “guiding principles” are in order. 1,643 more words
This is an edited version of an old post, but it’s an issue I still see as vexing many indie authors in particular, as well as bloggers who get rightfully annoyed when they are spammed through sites like Goodreads and Twitter. 1,233 more words
Leonie Noirot and her two sisters came to England after they lost everything they had in France. They successfully opened a dress shop, with each of the sisters contributing her own talent, Leonie’s being taking care of the business end. 332 more words
Bloggers, reviewers, and other interested parties:
ARCs of my forthcoming dark fantasy/magic realism novel SHORT BUS HERO (Nightscape Press) are now available.
“SHORT BUS HERO has it all: Down syndrome, hoarding, suicide attempts, heart attacks, betrayal, redemption, angels, winning lottery numbers, and big time professional wrestling. 178 more words