Tuesday, June 13, 2017

SFF Seven Tuesday: Marketing Books Via Rich Media

It's Tuesday, so I'm over on the SFF Seven Authors' blog. This week's discussion is about the value of marketing your books using book trailers, video clips, and rich media ads. Are they better than static ads? Is the investment worth it for a self-pub author?

Stop by and read my two cents on Gettin' Flashy: Can Videos Sell More Books?

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

SFF Seven Tuesday: Writing Long vs Short Stories

It's Tuesday so I'm over that recently renamed SFF Seven Authors Group Blog (was the Word Whores). This week we're discussing our preferences for writing short vs long stories.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Word-Whore Tuesday: Reviews

This week "Reviews" is the topic for the Word Whores. Today, I express my deep, deep love of the reviewer and explain why I won't review books. 

But if you want my two cents on random stuff from shoes to kitchen gadgets, I'm on it.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Word-Whore Tuesday: Images That Inspire

This week in the bordello, we're talking about "Images That Inspire."  Rather than upload every picture, gallery link, and artist profile to which I often refer to motivate the muse; I focused on four of my favorites inspiring my current Work In Progress, NIVURN.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Word-Whore Tuesday: Pay-to-Play Contests

Lt. Dan from "Forest Gump"
Should you pay to participate in a writing contest? Are book awards that allow anyone to participate for the price of an entrance fee less respectable than those that are free yet require peer nominations from within a closed club/association/organization? Can you still win without winning the grand prize?