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!
Introduce yourself: My name is Alonna Williams, I'm the author the Pirates of the Lost Cove series as well as The Last Borns series both to be released in 2016. What made you want to become an author? I personally feel like being an author isn't much of a choice. I have a huge imagination … Continue reading My #Interview With Fellow #Pirate Loving #Author Alonna Williams!
By keeping their lives in order this means getting up, dressing up and showing up for life. That includes going to work, caring for your children and your home and paying the bills. Doing all of this keeps you in charge of the things that are within your control, even when things that aren't are … Continue reading #STRONG #WOMEN – LOVE THEM – BE THEM
I am an independent author who has now had this happen twice. These are friends/fans of mine on Facebook and I want to know how Amazon knows these people are my friends. Of course my friends are reading and reviewing my books. They are the first to even know about them! I am a small … Continue reading #Amazon Removing Reviews Citing the Reviewer “Knows” the #Author
Here are some of the things readers are saying about Demons & Pearls! FIVE STARS: A fearless female pirate fueled by adrenaline rush, stakes her claim to the Captain-less ship filled with grubby buccaneers out to get her and her cousins. It’s chaos! It’s madness! It’s freakin’ awesome! And that’s just the beginning! There’s no … Continue reading #Reviews of Demons & Pearls – I Couldn’t Be Happier on This Mother’s Day!
All of these things apply if you LET them. I choose to be the woman I WANT to be and so far I'm doing a damn fine job of doing it MY way. If believing in myself is thinking like a man, then I agree. If acting like a lady means I have manners, respect … Continue reading It Is Hard To Be A #Woman
The Birth of a Pirate by P.S. Bartlett As told by Ivory Shepard I can scarcely remember the fire back in Warwick, the year Great Uncle William brought us to the colonies fromEngland. The stories were vivid enough though, to leave the impression of those memories as if they were our own. A month after … Continue reading The Birth of A Pirate – In Ivory’s Own Words
With the assistance of my great author friend, Cristi Taijeron, as well as my former publisher, Ravenswood, I do believe my launch date for Demons & Pearls will be APRIL 14, 2015! However, This journey is not without its struggles. Fortunately, my former publisher was kind enough to give me my templates from The Blue … Continue reading The Struggle Is Real – My Self Publishing Journey