Changes

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2016 is off to a flying start. My friend Sheenah Freitas, who was the heart and soul of Paper Crane Books, has moved on to other occupying endeavors and has closed or greatly transformed the press as we know it. That left my books without a home press for a brief time. In the last few years I have made …

It’s a New Year-YAY

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  I haven’t written a post in a long while as life pressures have intervened. It’s crazy how stress dries up creative juices. It also translated into writers block for my book writing …but the log jam is breaking. It is January 1, 2016 and I’m ready to mentally drop 2015 into the dust bin and celebrate the dreams and possibilities …

GEM: Jennifer Theriot..& 7 more

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Today I’d like to feature a great author that I met online. Jennifer Theriot writes in the romance genre and when I first approached her with the idea of this feature she gave me information for Out Of The Box Regifted which is the second of her series. I will share that with you BUT since that time she has …

Discount Book Week: Books for Under $1

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Two Week Memorial Charity-Give Away-Promo

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Those of us from Paper Crane Books wanted to do something extra for this Memorial Day. We’ve put four e-books on special and we’re pledging 10% of our sales to the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. This charity helps the severely wounded soldiers and their families. They’ve built rehab facilities and are currently are building nine centers across the country to …

WriteStuffer Friends Memorial Day E-Book Special

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In honor of Memorial Day in the US and the May Bank Holiday in the UK some of my friends and I are offering an assortment of e-books for the bargain price of just 99c each. This is just for the week of 27th May to 2nd June.The books in this special cover a wide variety of genres, ranging from …

Blog Tours and Other Fantastical Creatures

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On August 5 my blog tour for The Founders starts. Yea! This is fun, exciting and a great opportunity to meet bloggers and readers. The timing is wonderful as it introduces my prequel to readers just as the second book in the Sage Seed Chronicles prepares to launch. A very exciting month. I am so appreciative of the bloggers who …

Little Gifts for the Imagination

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Serendipity. You have to love it. As a writer it has helped me through plot walls, flawed dialog and incomplete settings. Let me give you an example. I was about six chapters into The Founders (which will be out late this month or early May). Marisily had fled her childhood home after watching her mother die…to go… Somewhere. Hmm. Blank …

When a Door Closes Another Opens

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It has been awhile since I last wrote on my blog. There is so much to share with you. I have learned a lot … which is really cool as that is what life is about isn’t it. I told you in a previous blog that my publisher, Red Willow Press had decided to close their fiction arm. Red Willow …