The awesome YR Jones, a self-published novelist herself, is doing a series of interviews with fellow independent writers over the next few months, and I was lucky enough to be […]
So here’s the skinny on yesterday’s free promotion. I’ll start with the cold hard numbers, and then I’ll break it down and give the blow-by-blow, and my final impressions on […]
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November is here! And that means with it comes a flurry of Starbucks-drinkin, iPhone typin, turtleneck-sweater-wearin yuppies, moaning about their wordcounts and flabby second acts. I’m talking of course about […]
So an interesting dilemma has come to my attention recently: apparently I curse like a sailor.
Everybody knows this guy. He wrinkles his nose when Facebook comes up in conversation. He makes a point of telling you first, that he hates Facebook, and second, that he […]
What a journey it’s been. In a previous post I said I felt uniquely entitled to use the cliché that writing a novel is like climbing a mountain. Well, if […]
Here’s a simile I think is far too common, and for that has lost some of its meaning: “Such and such is like climbing a mountain.”