And Now…Something Completely Different

That's right, two weeks in a row of Monty Python references! And another week of looking at where I'm headed with my blog and writing. First off, a big THANKS to everyone who commented and voted on my dilemma of how to proceed. It's always great to get some input and to know that a … Continue reading And Now…Something Completely Different

Where to Go from Here?

So now that The Bonds of Osteria has been unleashed upon the world and I had a wee bit of a success (relatively speaking) with the launch, I'm left wondering where to go from here. Plus, given that we're now halfway through 2018, it seems like a perfect time to re-evaluate what in the world … Continue reading Where to Go from Here?

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The Amazon Angst

This month has been all about debating with myself over one single aspect of my writing/publishing future: whether or not to try out KDP Select. While I do like what I'm hearing and reading lately about the potential exposure this program can create for my books, do I really want to feed the monster that … Continue reading The Amazon Angst

Killing Off My Firstborn

That title sounds a bit biblical, doesn't it? Don't worry, I won't be spouting fire and brimstone in this post. However, in an effort to hone my author brand and steer readers more toward my fiction, I will be going a bit Old Testament on my firstborn...book, that is. A Look Back In the beginning--oh, … Continue reading Killing Off My Firstborn