Here’s an interesting giveaway that I’m participating in where you have not one, but two, chances to win a big prize! For Part 1 of the giveaway, you’ll be asked to follow authors on BookBub a great place to sign up for discount book emails daily (and these guys have the best stuff on offer … Continue reading Follow an Author Giveaway!
Photo Credit: Actaeon, Paul Manship, 1925, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum: File Upload Bot (Kaldari) /Wikimedia Commons/CC BY SA 2.5 My blog post this week is sort of a departure from my usual, as it’s specifically about my work. In honor of finishing the final proofreads for my upcoming book, The Order of Actaeon (Waxwood … Continue reading Excerpt: The Order of Actaeon (Waxwood Series: Book 1)
Got a giveaway for you that’s very holiday-friendly and kind of fun. A bunch of authors (myself included) are giving away holiday cards to 5 lucky winners! This giveaway is to celebrate the release of a great anthology, 12 Magical Nights of Christmas which features a host of authors in different genres (like fantasy, paranormal, … Continue reading 12 Magical Nights of Christmas Christmas/Holiday Card Giveaway!
Photo Credt: The Distracted Reader, Rick and Brenda Beerhorst, 9 June 2006, uploaded 5 August 2013: Benzoyl/Wikimedia Commons/CC BY 2.0 As many of my blog readers know, I’m a big fan of revisiting old favorites (books, films, art works) and I often do this. However, as a reader, the relationship between revisiting a book I’ve … Continue reading Rereading Counts As Reading!
Here’s a giveaway that will hopefully make your holiday season a little brighter. Authors are giving away their own little prizes, plus there is a grand prize of $160 cash (via Paypal) on offer as well. The prizes I’m offering are: 1 ebook copy of Gnarled Bones and Other Stories 1 $10 Amazon gift card … Continue reading Santa’s Little Authors Christmas Giveaway
I am happy to announce that Second Run Reviews has put me in the spotlight! A huge THANK YOU to the lovely Terri at Second Run Reviews for posting this author interview with me on her website. Note that I also have a giveaway going for this spotlight where you could win a signed paperback … Continue reading Second Run Review Reviews Spotlight and Giveaway!
For the month of October we have author Amanda J. Evans with us for the Author Dream Series. Welcome, Amanda! I’ve always loved writing. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t write, it’s a part of who I am and how I cope with things life throws at me. I find it easier to … Continue reading Author Dream Series: Amanda J. Evans
Photo Credit: Character likeability brilliantly depicted in this double-exposure photograph of Victorian-era stage actor, Richard Mansfield, posing as Dr. Jekyll (likeable) and Mr. Hyde (unlikeable). Photo by Henry Van der Weyde, 1895 cabinet card, published 1887 by the British Library: Kjetilr/Wikimedia Commons/PD old 80 “Although we have recognized them [Porter’s characters] all very early as … Continue reading Likeable Characters: Katherine Anne Porter’s Portrait Gallery in Ship of Fools (1962)
Fall is a great time for discovering new books and authors on Amazon because we’re gearing up for holiday season shopping. And we all know what great gifts books make ;-). So here’s a giveaway that will give you a chance to earn something from Amazon while you’re giving your support to authors – a … Continue reading Fall Follow Me Giveaway!
Visiting and following author pages on Facebook, Twitter, Bookbub, Amazon, and other social media platforms can be a lot of fun because you never know what you’ll discover. The Social Special is about discovering new authors and what’s going on with them on social media. It’s also a giveaway where there’s a $175 Amazon gift … Continue reading Social Special Giveaway!