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Today is the day!

After numerous delays and with much anticipation The First of July – an Epiphanal Startling (copyright © Clifford Adrian Balson 2014 – 10th Samaritan Ministry publisher) is now available today April 17th, 2014   242 more words

Summer's Music is Kindled!

Many years ago, I had an idea for a romance that eventually became Summer’s Music. I published it a little over five years ago through CreateSpace on Amazon as a paperback. 85 more words


Fun along the way

A few weeks ago, I came across a post from Joel Friedlander, a well-known author who writes articles on self-publishing. He encourages writers to think about who is going to buy their book before they even write it. 530 more words

My First Novel

In April 2013, I sat in front of my laptop computer and pounded out the first three chapters of my first novel.  Those first three chapters equated to about 33 pages, and I felt good about what I had produced.   275 more words

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Auronia Paperbacks are in!

Well, it’s official!  The paperbacks for The House of Rose and The House of Chalice are in!

Just in time for me to turn around and mailing out a few tomorrow… 47 more words


Free ISBN or No Free ISBN? That is the Question

I know I’ve posted information about ISBN’s before but Joel Friedlander on his website, The Book Designer, gives more detail than I’ve found in other blog posts before and is worth sharing if you’ve ever questioned whether you should accept that free ISBN from createspace or any other publisher. 18 more words


Apologies - been busy *tries to get breath back*

Hello everyone. I have finally emerged from my writing cave after an obsessive recheck of my MS for ‘A Construct of Angels.’

Following the re-launch on February 28th, I spotted a typo in the first chapter whilst posting a sample of the story onto… 212 more words