Drop Dead Thrifty!

Dear Readers, If you got my newsletter, you’re probably aware that the super sexy Piper Trace and I are under taking a new project. Drop Dead Thrifty: Bringing Sexy to DIY We decided to combine our awesome power of words and crafty ability to create our own DIY site. As Read More

Why 1 star reviews can be as valuable as a 5 star.

Dear Reader and Writer, This has been my season of new releases. Between November and December I’ve had three books out and there’s been a lot of chatter about this or that making a big difference in sales. How one thing will accelerate it while another would tank. Reviews are Read More

Love Between the Covers Kickstarter Campaign

I’m sharing the following because I think this project could be something great. Please, if you have a moment, think about reading this and chipping in. Laurie Kahn needs our help to finish the film Love Between the Covers. She just launched a Kickstarter campaign, and if you go to Read More

DABWAHA is starting again!

Dear Reader, You might have caught the buzz last year about DABWAHA, and it’s that time again! DABWAHA stands for Dear Author Bitchery Writing Award for Hella Authors, and is run by the ladies of Dear Author and Smart Bitches and Trashy Books. Both are review sites that read a Read More

Did your Mother teach you bad blogging? Or did you learn that on your own?

Dear Reader, Do you remember those awkward years in junior high when being called ‘smelly’ or another kid saying you had ‘ugly shoes’ really upset you?  Do you remember a time when someone insulted you, your family, or something you care about? There was an instance when I was playing Read More