Hey friends, so the flu bug got me. It started yesterday and got progressively worse, attacking with a fierce and relentless migraine that was mostly taken down from a ten to about a four with extra-strength Tylenol. My son drove me to the ExpressCare clinic where I was diagnosed, given three prescriptions and sent home … Continue reading The Flu and What Comes Next
Hey! Check it out! New Apple Summer eBook Awards - DEMONS & PEARLS "Historical Fiction" - Official Selection http://newappleliterary.com/2016ebookCat10.html Click the link to check it out and also check out a whole bunch of other great Indie books!
A few weeks ago I was feeling a little low because my life had gotten a bit out of control and I had too many things going on that required my complete attention. To be honest, this has been going on much longer than I cared to acknowledge but that's how life goes. I was … Continue reading Why Six of My Books are #Free on #Kindle Until 7-8-16!
YES!!! YES!!! YES!!! Most excellent email just now!!! "You have been selected to participate in the Authors’ Tent at the Baltimore #Book Festival, on Friday, Sept. 25th from 11am – 7pm."
Unless you’re already famous for something else; rock star, movie actor, professional athlete—you most likely will not sell a million copies of your book—your first book let’s say. For Joe Shmo and P.S. Bartlett and many other authors, being successful takes a good deal of time, good marketing and a great support base. If you’re … Continue reading 10 Things I Wish I Knew About Being an Author
“The king may rule the kingdom, but it's the queen who moves the board.” - D.M. Timney The Bright Spot – A review of the novel ‘Demons and Pearls’ Author P.S. Bartlett’s novel ‘Demons and Pearls’ follows the adventures of a woman pirate Ivory Shepard and her three cousin sisters as they battle various human … Continue reading Another #Review of Demons & Pearls – “The king may rule the kingdom, but it’s the queen who moves the board.” – D.M. Timney
Check out this super cool video from Kindle Ninja! You can check out the entire list HERE on Kindle Ninja's blog and I suggest you take a look around while you're there. You most likely will find Milk and Cookies, as well as your next favorite book! May I suggest this one? Thank you Kindle … Continue reading The Results are In! The Blue Diamond – The Razor’s Edge Makes The Kindle Ninja’s List of the Top 10 Books of the Year!
Yesterday I was blessed to finally have my book signing / pirate party / meet and greet for The Blue Diamond - The Razor's Edge. I didn't expect a huge turnout so I only brought 20 books...I sold and signed them all. 🙂 Here are a few pics from the event. I'll admit it was … Continue reading Weekend Update – Book Signing Success – No Rest for the Weary
One of the things about being a writer is believe it or not, if we publish a book and send it out into the world for the first time, we definitely hope someone reads it. Writers spend hundreds of hours at their craft and then even more editing, rewriting and tweaking a story because of … Continue reading Getting There From Here – How Do I Get My Books In Your Hands?
Life will always throw down the gauntlet but you have to put on your armor and run it. It will never move out of your way and you can try to go around it but it will find you again. It's up to you to navigate your way through but once you pass through it, … Continue reading Repeat. Repeat. Repeat.