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As Far as Reviews Go, Ignorance is Bliss...

‘Tis the season to start checking my Kindle Direct Publishing and Create Space accounts!

A few years back I set up all of my church skits individually on KDP. 436 more words

Celebrate your bad reviews, and celebrate reviewers!

So much vitriol is going on about “author vs. reviewer.” It’s come down to acts of physical violence now. And it’s casting a pall over the entire indie community. 360 more words

Blog Post Worth Reading on Chuck Wendig's Terribleminds

One of my favourite blogs, which often focuses on topics related to writing, is called Terribleminds and is written by Chuck Wendig. Wendig is a novelist, screenwriter, and game designer. 1,234 more words

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Kathleen Hale, bad reviews, and what authors and readers owe each other

The book blogger community is up in arms this week over a recent Guardian essay, in which YA author Kathleen Hale confesses to stalking and actually going to the house of an online critic who posted a negative review of her novel on Goodreads. 720 more words


Upon Careful Review

It has been nearly a month since my last original blog post, thanks in part to a Netbook that finally said its last, sad farewell to  me after being my faithful companion for more than three years.   1,099 more words


Writer Tip Wednesday - How to Endure a Bad Review

You’ve spend countless hours, days, weeks, months, maybe even years working on your novel. Whether you self publish or traditional publish, you are finally looking at your book live and up for sale on Amazon. 423 more words

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Online reviews: the good, the bad and the ugly.

Directories like Google Places, Yelp and Foursquare can be incredibly beneficial to brick and mortar businesses seeking foot traffic or with a service to sell. Restaurants, hotels, hairdressers and other service providers have the most to gain. 478 more words

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