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Trifecta Books Multi-author Promo

Welcome to the biggest book promotion event I’ve ever seen, let alone held! To celebrate the release of four new books in the Trifecta catalog on March 31st, we’re putting everything on sale. We’ve also asked several of our friends to join with us, making this an amazing event. Please scroll down through the entire post so you don’t miss anything!! Then, on March 31st, head on back to www.trifectabooks.com and check out the four new releases – their purchase links will be live. They are: Captain Schnozzlebeard and the (more…)

Advice for Writers

Top Ten List of Advice for Writers by Krysten Lindsay Hager 1. Read, read, read. One of the best bits of advice I ever read in a writing book was to read 100 books of whatever genre you are planning to write for before you begin. That comes from Chapter After Chapter by Heather Sellers. I cringe every single time I hear a writer say, “I don’t read.” 2. Take a literature class. It’s the best way to see how stories are written and put together. It’s like learning from (more…)

Maybe Featured On bookSCREAM!

It has been an exciting day. I woke this morning to find “Maybe You Should Move Those Away From You” featured in the bookSCREAM newsletter and on the front page of the bookSCREAM website! It was in regards to a current 99 cent promotion. I have included a screenshot below. It is a smaller version of the ad; the newsletter looks even better. I am still choked up about it. Thanks again, bookSCREAM!   (more…)

The Learning Cycle

I love to learn and sometimes I learn that I need to learn more. Such was the case in a recent conversation with some fellow authors about marketing books. Let there be no mistake, writing a book, revising it, editing it, and publishing it… these things are easy in comparison to marketing the book. Letting people know that you wrote an awesome book and helping them understand why they should care, why they should talk about it around the water cooler, is exponentially harder than just writing an awesome book. (more…)

Maybe Revised

The latest revision of “Maybe You Should Move Those Away From You”  is one step closer to perfection thanks to some constructive criticism from several new friends at “Clean Indie Reads – Home of Flinch-Free Fiction!” (Thank you!) “Maybe…” is a true story, but I am currently writing my first fictitious novel. I do not want to write an average piece of fiction; I intend to write and publish a best-selling novel. Certainly, I have much to learn. I will. If you would like to learn more about the book (more…)

The Energy Of Love

“The Energy Of Love” by Paul Brewster Michael climbed the stairs to his grandfather’s bedroom. He opened the door and went in. His grandfather, now eighty-seven, was propped up on two pillows reading a book. Michael, who was seven, and the youngest of five children, went and stood beside his grandfather’s bed. His grandfather looked up from his book at Michael, and said, “Hello Michael. You’ve finished your dinner have you?” “Yes grandpapa, I have. What are you reading?” “This?” asked Michael’s grandfather, as he waved the book in front (more…)