When the sweetest most generous person shares your books and makes your day! Thank you @thedanfeuerriegel for sharing me and my books on your Instagram story! Fabulous actor, humanitarian and animal lover. And one hell of a gladiator! #agron #spartacus I had the pleasure of meeting Dan at the first #Spartacon in Waldorf, MD in … Continue reading Fabulous Cocreating and Generosity| Book Promotion
Yeah so...I think I'm ready Ready for what you may ask if you care... Ready to get back down to the business of writing something worthy of your read. Something worthy of myself and my abilities. You see, as a writer...especially a writer with a day job, family, other obligations etc. etc. and a husband … Continue reading I #Failed | Good – Now Go Fail Again – A #Writer’s Tale
Several months ago, I saw Katherine was starting a channel for video book reviews. Being the daring soul that I am, risk taker to the max, I decided to send her Demons & Pearls and ask if she wanted to review it. She messaged me back and said she was interested. I sent her a … Continue reading #Video Book Review of Demons & Pearls by Katherine Hemmer
For my blog stop, I've chosen a previous blog which I felt is timeless and that expresses who I am as a writer, completely. I hope you enjoy it! And that's good enough for me. I tell stories. I have a few awards so I suppose that means I don't suck at writing. However, even … Continue reading I’m Not An #Expert on Anything – I’m a #Writer – No Rules Required
My Dad worshiped gorillas. He swore he was one in a past life. He'd take us to the National Zoo in DC when we were kids and he'd just sit there and watch them while Mom took us to the exhibits. I think he was communing with them or something. It was almost freaky. I … Continue reading Rest in peace beautiful beast
Star ratings have been around for as long as I can remember...and that's a pretty long time. I've always believed anything from three stars and up is wonderful. However, those stars don't mean nearly as much as what the reader has to say about your book or rather, their written review. There is so much … Continue reading Book Ratings – When Over 18 Isn’t Quite Enough #Reviews Matter
Regardless of your political affiliation or opinions, an American citizen's right to free speech was bullied and threatened into silence tonight. If you are cheering for those who shut this man down tonight and took away his right to speak, apparently you only believe in the first amendment when your opinions are heard and screw … Continue reading Free Speech in America? Apparently Not Unless You Say What I Want To Hear
Recently this issue reared it's ugly head. I say ugly head because I believe sometimes we need to get dirty in order to tell a story with as much truth as it deserves. Just to clarify, it wasn't me who was concerned but a fellow writer. They prefer not to use profanity, or sex or … Continue reading #Writers and/or #Authors, Is There Anything You Won’t Write About?
Since I was a bit occupied with my day job, my family, editing, beta reader feedback changes, rewrites, more editing, more rewrites and then even more editing, as well as formatting for both Kindle and Paperback, then uploading, rechecking errors, fixing errors and re-uploading AMBER WAKE, I didn't really have much time to build a … Continue reading Co-Writing A #Book and Other #Pirate Tales – Amber Wake Style
https://readersfavorite.com/book-review/demons-pearls Book Review Reviewed by Sarah Stuart for Readers' Favorite Ivory Shepard, known as The Razor, narrates her own story in P.S. Bartlett’s Demons & Pearls (The Razor’s Adventures Book 1). It opens when the pirate ship, Demon Sea, attacks a merchant vessel. Not satisfied with taking her cargo, Captain Barclay commands that her … Continue reading DEMONS & PEARLS Gets FIVE STARS from Readers’ Favorite Book Reviews and Awards!