Marketing / writing

Writing Wednesday: Learning About Free Marketing

Last Week’s Goals I continued to make my blog posts on schedule. I also posted my requisite comments on others’ blogs. I had one story return from market and sent it right back out to the next potential publisher. My next release (WEIRD, But Not TOO Scary Tales, already set up for preorders and presales … Continue reading

commentary / Marketing / Meandering

Fake Friend Friday: Misrepresenting Yourself

I’m going to name drop, here. Beto O’Rourke actually texted me yesterday – on my personal cell phone (name dropping doesn’t work unless you know who the names are, so just know that Beto O’Rourke is the Democrat candidate running against Senator Ted Cruz here in Texas.) Makes me feel so important, to have someone … Continue reading

ideation / Marketing / Meandering / writing

Meandering Monday about Black Friday Promotions

Holidays = Holy Days. Even if you aren’t particularly religious and don’t practice or observe, THE HOLIDAYS are supposed to give us a pause to reflect on the past year, give thanks for our blessings (or good fortune), and catch a breath before we resume our work after the first of the year (towards those resolutions … Continue reading

Marketing / selling

Selling Saturday: Smashwords Coupon for “Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND” and Other Promotions

This week’s Smashwords coupon is for Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND – my fourth short story collection, which contains the following: “Bugging Out” Change is hard to deal with under the best of circumstances, but what do you do when everything you know seems to be disappearing around you? … Continue reading