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Turning Fear Into a Tool

This blog is new.

So far I’ve been getting readers from tags and putting up links on Facebook.  This isn’t very good for readership, but it’s safe.   1,367 more words

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Blog 29: FREE book: gay fantasy The Executioner's Cane

Gay-themed fantasy novel The Executioner’s Cane is FREE at Amazon UK and Amazon US this weekend only.

Simon Hartstongue, accompanied by the mind-cane and the snow-raven, must travel back to the land he came from to offer support to the people he once tried to kill. 244 more words

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How to Come Back from Bad Yelp Reviews

You got a scathing review online, now what? Yelp claims to have had 138 million visitors and 61 million reviews on their second quarter financial report for 2014… 506 more words


Negative Reviews: Do You LOL or Cringe?

If you’ve published, whether self-pub, indie, small press, or big press, odds are you’ve received the dreaded negative review. Some are cruel and seem amazingly poised to do nothing other than be hurtful, while others may be negative but give constructive criticism in a way that can be used. 438 more words


not apeeling

So I bought something that promises to peel the skin off your face, and I don’t like it! What a surprise.

I found ORG’s Mineral Peel for Face on recommendation of The Fashion Toast, who did a… 194 more words


Reviews are like an Authors Credit Score

“I don’t believe young characters in novels should drink….. 1 Star out of 4 and would not recommend this novel.”

So in other words, instead of reviewing this novel from an open mind, you’re going to demonize it for your own personal beliefs, bash it for something that other people might not care about, but now won’t buy it because of your nasty, jaded, and biased review? 990 more words

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Ouch! That Stings! A Little Bad Review Humor

Like every author I know, I will occasionally peep at Amazon, B&N and Goodreads, just to see if there are any new reviews. When you look and find the number has gone up you’re like… 197 more words