Monthly Archives: July 2018

Teaser Tuesday: Freybug (Last Day to Get ‘Quest of the Brokenhearted’ for #99cents) #fantasy

This is the last official day of the 99 cent sale for Quest of the Brokenhearted!  First thing tomorrow morning, I’m ‘republishing’ to have the price go up to the usual $2.99.  So, this is the time to grab this book … Continue reading

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Rayne: Raised Among the Monsters

I really haven’t gone into any of the supporting cast of Quest of the Brokenhearted, so now feels like the time.  There really wasn’t much outside of the champions, Kira Grasdon, and the Shadow Earl.  A few characters turned up to … Continue reading

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Opening the Floor: Future Teasers and October

As I said yesterday, today is my son’s birthday party, which means I’m not going to be around until the late afternoon.  Well, what’s left of me will be back and we’ll see where things go from there.  I do … Continue reading

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Smooth Sailing . . . What Do You Mean We Lost the Engine?

The week started out so well.  I finished writing Raven’s Wrath and scheduled it for October, which means I’m only doing editing and idea tinkering for the rest of the summer.  That’s if I get around to it though because my … Continue reading

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Designing a Fighting Style for Your Character

Last year, I wrote a trio of posts that gave tips on three categories of fighting styles.  This was just a general overview of Strength, Agility/Speed, and Counters/Thinkers, which most styles can be fit into.  Of course, this is boiling … Continue reading

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The 2018 Author Interview Series Featuring Dr. Rich Meyrick

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Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
This week’s author interview features Dr. Rich Meyrick. Rich is from the UK but now lives in Canada where he spends his days writing books and posting on his blog. On a side note,…

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Quest of the Brokenhearted, on #LisaBurtonRadio

Originally posted on Entertaining Stories:
Welcome all you disillusioned, disenfranchised, and faithless warriors. If you’ve ever suffered loss, you may be able to relate to my special guest, Kira Grasdon. “Welcome to the show, Kira.” “Thank you for having me.…

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7 Tips to Writing Battles: Let The Owies Begin!

One thing that Quest of the Brokenhearted did is push my limits on writing fight scenes.  Many people thinking writing an action scene is easy because you just have to put in ‘fighting stuff’.  This includes punches, kicks, soliloquies, gloating, guns, … Continue reading

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This Week in Indie Publishing

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
The Authors Who Love Amazon The e-commerce giant has finally made self-publishing lucrative. But does its dominance come at a cost? ALANA SEMUELS JUL 20, 2018 TSERING TOPGYAL / AP For most of Prime…

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Interview with Author Charles Yallowitz

Originally posted on JEMSBOOKS:
Please welcome author Charles Yallowitz to Jemsbooks.Blog Segment, Author Interviews. Thank you, Charles, for coming today. Please take it from here. Charles Yallowitz 1. When did you know that you wanted to be an author? I’ve…

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