Writing Life: Progress on my 2nd novel

Now that my first novel, Deadlines Are Murder, has been out on amazon.com and smashwords.com for a year and has sold about 650 copies, it's time to get cranking on my second novel, Weddings Are Murder.  While my intentions have been good, my progress has been slow. I can attribute some of this slowness to … Continue reading Writing Life: Progress on my 2nd novel

The Next Big Thing – Blog Hopping

Ready to be introduced to some new authors through a Blog Hop? Never heard of a Blog Hop? It's new to me too. I’m going to answer ten questions and at the bottom are links to blogs for several other authors I’d like you to meet. They’ll be guest-blogging next Wednesday, so please check back … Continue reading The Next Big Thing – Blog Hopping

Marketing Deadlines Are Murder, part 2

I self-published Deadlines Are Murder on December 15, 2011, and so far I have sold 325 copies. My main sales venues are Kindle, Barnes & Noble, Apple, Kobo and Nook.  The most popular sales venue and the one that I have spent the most attention on is Kindle. the fact that I've sold more than … Continue reading Marketing Deadlines Are Murder, part 2

Marketing my novel Deadlines Are Murder

Deadlines Are Murder is now available on Kindle in e-book format and in Print on Demand  (http://www.amazon.com/kindle/dp/B006M7J65A) and on smashwords.com (http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/128363) for Sony, iPad, iPhone and many other tools.Now that its published, I need to get to work on Marketing and Marketing is a challenge.  I've emailed the announcement that my book is available to all my … Continue reading Marketing my novel Deadlines Are Murder

How I self-published my novel

My intention to write about how I approached e-publishing process got lost in the actual process of publishing my novel. It's funny how that happens. My intentions were good but, as they say, the road to hell is paved with good intentions. I started to look for a literary agent in earnest in January 2011 … Continue reading How I self-published my novel