Not only do I have to take time to read the book– but I also must put pen to paper and write about it. That’s a paid critic’s job. Not leisure reading and reviewing. Therefore, […]
Before radio buttons and “buy here,” Big 5 Trade Book Publishers used pinback buttons in their book promotions. Take a peek at my collection.
A sinister figure is disturbing the peace in the small college town of Nakadee, Louisiana. Chopped-off fingers are popping up at conspicuous locations, taunting police but hidden from residents. Meanwhile, the city is preparing to […]
As an author or novelist, you have most likely participated in your fair share of book signings and author events. But have you considered making the rounds on the lecture circuit? We’ve all seen those […]
Found on the AALBC.com discussion board, “Agent Needed.” Please visit the link for the complete question, but here’s a synopsis: “The screenplay writer is from the Caribbean and can’t find a literary agent for representation. […]
You’re at your favorite supermarket. There are aisles and aisles of edible perishables, but your job is to pick up some staples – milk, butter, bread, and maybe some breakfast cereal. But of course, you […]
Heard of American Philosophical Association? American Library Association? How about the Association of Study of Higher Education? Did you know these associations and others host about 352,300* conferences and meetings a year? All attended by professionals who can make purchasing […]
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Sleeping with a D-Man is the ninth book for my reading challenge. And, it’s another one where I broke the rules of only sticking to blogs or Absolute Write. Jade is…
Have you ever wondered what’s behind overnight sensations? How is it that someone goes from obscurity to land on center stage. Couldn’t it be perfect timing? Some experts say yes.