goals / selling / writing

Writing Wednesday: Don’t Get Depressed – Double Down

Problems again finding markets, but by and large keeping my stories circulating to various potential publishers. Plodding away at my blurb rewrites – hope to be done and updated by my August 25th deadline. Blog posts on schedule. Still reading my 5th of 6 books for this year, and my completed stories are still sitting … Continue reading

promotion / Published / selling / Uncategorized

Some More, And Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND Release Weekend is Here!

(Heck – it’s almost over) Aren’t the Holidays wonderful! So many things going on, I completely forgot to announce that this is the release weekend for collection #8 (let’s face it, it’s not just the Holidays; when will I get back on track?) Some More, And Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT … 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 / promotion / 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

Marketing / selling

Selling Saturday: Price Drop on Just about EVERYTHING & Smashwords Coupon for “More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND”

An announcement: It was almost 4 years ago when I first started indie-publishing my short fiction. Times were different, much was unknown about this brave new world of eBooks, and I set my prices based on online advice from strangers. A recent reevaluation of my pricing (and a suggestion from a reader or two) indicates … Continue reading

Published / selling

Selling Saturday: Smashwords Coupon for “Mutiny on the Star-Bound” and Other Promotions

This week’s Smashwords coupon is for “Mutiny on the Star-Bound”: How would you like to be shanghaied to the stars? Does whether you’re human or not make a difference? Martin Henshaw, a digital mechanic is tricked into a job with Transgalaxian, tending cybers far from home. But when he finds himself in the middle of … Continue reading