Tag Archives: The Uninvited

Boulder YMCA Author Talk

Yesterday I had the honor of speaking at the Boulder Media Women’s (BMW’s) “Author Talk” session (also known as “Spoken Word”) at the Boulder, Colorado Mapleton Center YMCA. It’s a cozy gathering that invites authors to speak and discuss their … Continue reading

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Some Books, Cats, and a Gift

Last weekend I held my first “dedicated” book signing in several years. By that I mean it was “all about me,” not a bunch of us at once, like at MileHiCon. It was weird. “Hi! Look at me! Buy my … Continue reading

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Tattered Cover Book Store, MileHiCon, and Bookmarks!

Yesterday, I’d received an e-mail from the Tattered Cover Book Store informing me that they want to take on consignment of my novels Psychic, ERO, and The Uninvited! There’s a one-time consignment fee per book, and it’s a 90-day contract. … Continue reading

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Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 11

It’s truly never-ending. When you’re doing everything yourself—and by “yourself” I do mean having a team, but though you do have a team, you’re still in charge—you never really get a break. And that’s okay, because, in this instance, it … Continue reading

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Writing The Distasteful

I do not like violence. I like writing about it even less. While working the Psychic manuscript, I have great misgivings about  how nasty I should go, regarding a certain scene that comes later in the book (to be honest, … Continue reading

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Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 9

Taxes. Note to IRS: Writing is NOT a hobby to me. We had our taxes done this past week, and, once again, I got hit with the standard spiel about “Hobby/Loss” rules. About my pitiful pittance of so-called “profit.” Why? … Continue reading

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Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Contest

Well the contest everyone loves to hate by the company everyone loves to hate has opened its entry period February 16 – March 2, 2014, for the 2014 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Contest (ABNA). It’s open to all unpublished and … Continue reading

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