OK, I will admit that the stress is getting to me. Not typical temporary holiday season stress, but the stress of having to make sure that every one of my neglected stories is resuscitated. It’s not easy to do that when you have a crapload of stories.
Anyway, now that I’m here, I can reassess whic...Read more of this blog post »
Hey guys! Some of you have heard or noticed that the release dates for the next Real series books (RAW and RIPPED) have once again shifted. Rather than answer individual inquiries, I thought it best to write this post.
When I sat down to write REAL, I did so with no expectations of selling or publ... Read more of this blog post »
After the fall from the Maaldan cliff, Chalice is reunited with her friends on a...Read more of this blog post »
Complete any of the tasks below to enter. You can submit one entry during each day of the giveaway. Open to re... Read more of this blog post »
This morning I was browsing my various news feeds when I noticed someone had written an article about the arrival of the Amazon Kindle store in Australia. Clearly this article was going to feed my confirmation bias on how awesome it was to have an Aussie version of Amazon available, just like Can...Read more of this blog post »
I met Susan Toy through the Humber School for Writers online program some years ago. The first thing I learned about her was that she was obsessed with food and books. I have since learned that cats are a close third.
The other quality that made her stand out wa...Read more of this blog post »
@CrystalGuidroz1 won an Amazon.com gift card for tweeting December 7th's photo!
Every day until December 10th, I'll be posting a sizzling pic of Eric along with a steamy quote from MEANT FOR ME (TAKE ME NOW #2).
1) Twee... Read more of this blog post »
When the regulations were first established, the third species were transported from holding sites to various locales around the globe. Each time a balance was ensured – either vampires or lycans would be the majority species in each of the cores. The aim behind this was to ensure peace across lo...Read more of this blog post »
All files are ready, checked, double-checked, triple-checked & uploaded. The only thing left to do is to proof the physical book which will take place on Wednesday. We're good to go and my third novel, The Opera House, will be release this Friday, December 13, 2013. I'm really excited, a... Read more of this blog post »
Автор: Бранимир Събев
Цена: 11.90 лв
И така, младежи и девойки. Третият сборник, третата ми книга на практика вече е факт - днес излиза от печатницата, утре ще е заредена на щанда на "Ибис" на Коледния Панаир на Книгата в НДК. Който иска да се снабди с книжката, не... Read more of this blog post »
Writers often express common fears when talking with agents, editors, and other authors. The advice I offer below is... Read more of this blog post »
I’m kicking off the last week at my day job, and my emotions are all over the place. I’m happy I’ll have more time to write and focus on the books, but I’m also scared to death. I’ve been with this company for seven and a half years, which is longer than I’ve ever stayed in the same job in my lif...Read more of this blog post »
Today and tomorrow, I’m attending the Lean Startup conference in San Francisco (the event produced by Eric Ries, the author of The Lean Startup). I’ll be learning a lot of ideas, by attending presentations and networking, that will be applicable over at KaiNexus. I’ll be taking notes in this open...Read more of this blog post »
MARGO BOND COLLINS.
THE RANTING PAPIZILLA.
... Read more of this blog post »
A few weeks ago I sent out my first ever newsletter! In it, I included a deleted Dare You To scene. In celebration of Dare You To placing third in the Goodreads Choice Awards, I'm releasing it to everyone!
Did you see some of the awesome reviews I've received on Crash Into You?
“Hot, fa... Read more of this blog post »
Special thanks to Lily Monstermeat for all her hard work and for again channeling Maxine so “elegant”ly!!
RJ Read more of this blog post »
I posted yesterday about my reaction to all the chain posts going around on Facebook. However, I don’t think I’ve exhausted this topic yet. I actually think these chain posts are teaching me to be less concerned about my fellow human beings.
After all, the primary thrust of the ones I’ve been seei...Read more of this blog post »
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While raffle series were spread ove...Read more of this blog post »
Sorry, your brother is a moron.
Could put that right on the lawn.
Could swap the name out... Read more of this blog post »
Whether you are looking for children's books or historical-fiction novels, I have some exciting works for you to peruse! Order soon to obtain products before Christmas or whenever you do your holiday gift exchanging!
Click on links to find out more!
Children's Books by Cara Simmon... Read more of this blog post »
It is the tenth season of the Edublog Awards, awards created in 2004 to promote the educational uses of social media and to influence schools in offering–not blocking–access to educational resources (read more about their historyhere).
Nominations closed a little over a week ago and now voting has...Read more of this blog post »
Avevo in canna da un po’ di tempo un post su Hunger Games, ma ho avuto molto da fare e quindi la cosa è rimasta in sospeso.
In verità, sui libri mi sono pronunciata un sacco di volte. Innanzitutto, con uno strillo sulla primissima edizione italiana, all’epoca in cui, siccome non era ancora un feno...
A recent editing client of mine, Canadian Matthew Holmes, has published his first fantasy novel, “Sea of the Dead.” The book tells the story of Michael, the reluctant high prince of Jenoth, who finds himself forced into a quest to recover the magic that his people lost long ago and to restore th...Read more of this blog post »
Dear imps and creative writers various . . . I'm interrupting the Veiled Rose read-along briefly (today's post on chapter 8 can still be found below) with a quick announcement for the Five Glass Slippers Creative Writing Contest.
The deadline is quickly approaching, and I have lots of stories pou... Read more of this blog post »
I will gift you a copy of DELICIOUS. I'm in holiday spirit and I want to share it with you.
It's the most wonderful time of the year where love is spread and miracles do happen (yes, I... Read more of this blog post »
Welcome to another #MostWantedMonday excerpt as we countdown to the January 7 release of Wanted by J. Kenner, book one in the Most Wanted series of erotic romances that wilI be followed by Heated in May and Ignited in September!
“Then maybe it’s something between you and Evan Black,” he co...Read more of this blog post »
You can find it here: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Werewolves-Ed...
I hope everyone likes it:) Read more of this blog post »
The television commercials are loaded with ads trying to entice you to come in and buy a car before the end of the year. A few sites are even offering to help you sort through the information to help make the buying decision easier.
But the fact remains, that although men and women are equal, ther...Read more of this blog post »
summed up by our English-speaking guide: “If Xi’an is the grandmother of cities,
Beijing is a youth and Shanghai is just a baby in the womb.” Read more
Tell us about your book(s)!
My latest romance release is a series that is a sequel to my paranormal historical romance series Beneath the Shadows of Evil. The new series is set in modern times, and follows a family of witches named the Connelly’s...Read more of this blog post »
Let me put it all out there about The Barter System.
There are two very distinct “camps” when it comes to the book I’m most known for. The loved it group and the stupidest-book-ever-and-the-author-should-crawl-into-a-hole camp. You think I’m kidding. I’m certainly not.
Fortunately, I tend to get mo...Read more of this blog post »
I’ve been having so much fun promoting this lovely little book here! A Heart So Broken is the perfect gift for the reader in your family! Come check it out here! Or here and get yourself a copy. There might even be copies still on the B&N shelves at the N. Rainbow store and just for fun – t...Read more of this blog post »
“I'm very polite by nature, even the v... Read more of this blog post »
Today at SteamU, I am delighted to introduce you to an exciting new YA series by author Jacqueline Garlick. Her new novel, Lumiere, will be released later this month. If you are looking for some holiday break reading, I suggest to keep an eye out for the first novel in this exciting... Read more of this blog post »
Stuff makes sense. People make sense.
And that is HUGE.
My largest single conceptual breakthrough came after writing almost two million words of fiction. For decades I’d taught and used the Hero’s Journey as a “plotting” structure that also mirror... Read more of this blog post »
Let Your Readers In On Your Plot by Tammar Stein
When I was working on my f... Read more of this blog post »
Starting in the new year I'm going to take the blog in a new direction. Kind of. Over the years I seem to have lost my way a bit here, so I'm goi... Read more of this blog post »