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Kirkus Indie Reviews: Are They Right for You?

If you’ve spent any amount of time on Facebook, you’ve probably seen promoted posts for Kirkus Indie Reviews.

If you haven’t heard of Kirkus, they’re a company that will give your book an honest review. 1,023 more words

Writing Tips

National Library Week!

It’s National Library Week and I’ve inadvertently been preparing for it with visits to hundreds of library websites.

Allow me to explain.

Librarians often learn of upcoming book releases through reviews in  715 more words

All Things Murder


Sunlight cracks the shell

Where you went to hide

When the world turned cold.


They did not leave you,

But knew where you were hiding… 29 more words

"The Swamps Of Jersey" Imzadi Publishing

The Writer's Handful with Joseph G. Peterson

Mondays + Writers = Finally something to look forward to.

I first stumbled upon Joseph G. Peterson’s work with the publication of his novel, … 1,002 more words

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Rather than make New Year’s resolutions, each year I select a single word to focus on in the upcoming year. In 2018 my focus word is… 282 more words


New Release For Your Reading Day

When I was a university student, I celebrated the end of the semester with a reading day. After my last exam, I would walk to Chapters Bookstore (now a Victoria’s Secret) on the corner of Ste-Catherine and Stanley streets, ride the escalator to the second floor and browse the rows of romance and fiction novels. 169 more words