An Author’s Unusual Response to E-Book Piracy – Creative Commons

I’d like to welcome guest author James Hutchings to the blog today. Here is his spin on a controversial subject in the writing world, e-book piracy, and how he is trying to make it work to his advantage. Many writers, whether published or just starting out, are very nervous that someone else will steal their…

Promo Opp.-Authors, Book Bloggers & Mom Bloggers for Reciprocal Link Exchanges

I’ve recently eliminated the blog roll in my sidebar and added a new Links/Connections page. I did this as I was never fond of all the clutter in my sidebar, and I also thought having the links on a separate page would make them easier to navigate. If you’d like to exchange reciprocal web site…

What is Writing Like For You?

My friend Darcia Helle invited me to continue a blog meme on the topic Writing is like… Darcia was tagged by author Jason McIntyre to share her thoughts on this subject, and then Darcia asked me to continue the meme. For me, writing is like meditation. When I’m working on my computer, writing a story…

My 7-Part Writing Journey

Novelspot, a neat web site for writers and readers, invited me to participate in one of their special features – Behind the Scenes, in which authors share their writing journeys in seven short installments. They publish one post each day for an entire week. I was really thrilled with how it turned out and invite…

Win Free Books During Indie Books Holiday Giveaway Event!

If you love to read books, then have I got a contest for you! My friend Darcia Helle at QuietFury Books has organized a huge Indie Books Holiday Giveaway Event, showcasing the books of small press and indie authors. Forty-seven authors are giving away HUNDREDS of print books and e-books in December. Filling out the…