A New Take on NaNoWriMo Featuring Indie Authors

Happy NaNoWriMo everyone! Yes, it is officially November 1st, the first day of that much beloved but grueling annual writing challenge to put 50,000 words on paper that we all start and, hopefully, all finish. I love participating in NaNoWriMo, as I have for the past nine years. However, this year, I am trying something…

Guest Review of Black Bird of the Gallows by Meg Kassel

Black Bird of the Gallows Black Bird of the Gallows #1 by Meg Kassel Publisher: Entangled Teen Release Date: September 5, 2017 Genre: YA Paranormal / Urban Fantasy Pages: 300 Add it on Goodreads ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ A simple but forgotten truth: Where harbingers of death appear, the morgues will soon be full. Angie Dovage can tell…

An Amazing Indie Read

I’ll be honest; I initially bought this book because one of the main characters shared my name. I really like my name, it’s beautiful, and unique, and I thought, “Gee, I can’t wait to read about this other Annalise and how cool she is.” She was pretty damn cool. Mary Holland’s Bone Road is one…

A Marketing Success Story: Who Knew it Could Actually Be Done?

Everyone knows the drill. You write a book, a literary masterpiece, and you decide to either send it to an agent and publisher for publication, or publish it yourself. Congratulations! Your job is now done! Finally your book can make its way into the world. Sadly, you are so very wrong. What many people, particularly…