Monthly Archives: November 2018

Teaser Tuesday: Ichabod Brooks & the Resurrection Bowl #shortstories #fantasy

Today’s teaser is the opening for one of the Life & Times of Ichabod Brooks stories.  Not much of a set up for this since it speaks for itself, but you can check out the rest of his adventures on Amazon! … Continue reading

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An Obituary: Todd Bol, creator of Little Free Library, dies at 62

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
I don’t often share obituaries on my blog but this one is an exception as it is about an unsung hero: Todd Bol, whose Little Free Library brought books to the street corner. He died Oct.…

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The Challenge of Putting Mental Illness in Fiction

Not sure this will be a long post because this is a delicate topic that everyone seems to have a different opinion on.  Using various mental illnesses is common in fiction.  Many of us can name at least one story … Continue reading

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Meet Annette Rochelle Aben, Author – From Rachel Poli’s Blog

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
It’s my pleasure to welcome Annette to my blog! Tell us a little bit about yourself (a quick blurb of the kind of books you like to write) I was born to be a…

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What Teasers Do People Want?

So, I’m scratching my head on what to choose for Teaser Tuesdays.  I can pick from everything, except Bedlam, and that gives me a lot of space to work with.  So, I’m going to open the floor to see if … Continue reading

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How To Help Your Children Love Books

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
As the wee one is now at an age when she’s starting to read, I have been wondering how I can help her enjoy reading. Recently, I came across a two-part post by Jennie,…

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Why readers aren’t reviewing your books – by Sandra Beckwith…

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
on Build Book Buzz: When my first book was published in the dark ages – the 1990s – I didn’t have to think about online reader reviews. Amazon was only…

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