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"You the shower curtain fella?"

I always try to start my blogs with a movie quote and for those of you playing the home version, this one is from one of my favorite holiday movies.  1,308 more words

"I don't have to have it read back to me...."

Everywhere I turn, the message is the same.  The road of the self publisher is a long and painful path.  There is no one out there to help you.  530 more words

Monte Travels the Rainforest by D. J. Thomas

Dive into your child’s next favorite bedtime story!
Monte the Monster is your children’s guide to the tropical rain forests of Africa in this exciting new picture book. 135 more words


Promoting Books: "Legacy" by Linda Govik

Click here to grab your e-copy for just $2.99!


Emily Bradley, an orphan born in a brothel in a small English town in 1784, flees after her first forced encounter with a client, Lord Charles Stanford. 138 more words


"Life breaks free. It expands to new territories..."

This weekend I ran a promotion for my book that enabled anyone to download it for free to the Amazon Kindle or other acceptable device.  The purpose was twofold.  1,897 more words

Self Publishing

does your monograph not deserve a trailer?

The idea of a trailer for an academic monograph might seem rather strange at first sight. But it’s a potentially extremely effective way of promoting a book which, as social media for academics continues to institutionalise, will only become more potent. 34 more words

Social Media For Academics

Completion of my book....now what?

I have now entered a phase that I never would imagine….I submitted my finshed manuscript for copyright, care of the United States Government. Whoa! Now what? 127 more words