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4 Free Marketing Tools for Authors

Most authors are not sales people. We tend to be loners and introverts, rather than extroverts and life-of-the-party types. Because of this temperament, many of us find that selling our books doesn’t come easily. Yet, without a bit of marketing, … Continue reading

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You Need to Read to Write Well

Many well-known authors will admonish new authors and wannabe-authors to read, read, read. Yet, what many of them fail to make clear is why reading is so important. You’re not reading simply for the fun of it (although, that certainly … Continue reading

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A Review of “Xoe”

Xoe: or Vampires, and Werewolves, and Demons, Oh My! (Xoe Meyers #1) by Sara C. Roethle Summary: Xoe Meyers had a normal life. So she was stuck going to high school, and she only had a few friends to call … Continue reading

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The 5 Keys to Building a Character

A story character should be as varied as someone in real life. They should have substance, not just a description. They should come alive for the reader and become someone that the reader can actually believe in. Continue reading

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Book Review, With Apologies

“Stone of Fire” by J.F. Penn Summary:  Forged in the fire and blood of martyrs, the Pentecost stones have been handed down through generations of Keepers who kept their power and locations secret. The Keepers are being murdered, the stones … Continue reading

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I just love it!

I don’t know which I’m more proud of, the fact that I have a two-ebook-collection ready for sale, or the great cover that DL-Designs and Digital Art created for it on such short notice. So, what do you think? Isn’t … Continue reading

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My Review of “Elephants Never Forgotten”

I had the privilege of reading “Elephants Never Forgotten” by Ellis Nelson and quite enjoyed it. In fact, my greatest disappointment in the book was that it ended too soon. I wanted more. The story flows around two young adults, … Continue reading

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