Tag Archive | GoodReads

Can a Series be Salvaged?

There is very little love right now for Mrs. Charlaine Harris on the web. A lot of her fans (myself included) were left flat at the conclusion of Dead Ever After. The ambivalent non-ending to the Sookie Stackhouse saga disappointed the masses. [spoiler: Sookie ended up kinda with Sam, but not really in a committed […]

You’re Welcome Knoxville

Last week Amazon released its list of the most well-read cities in the United States. The online retailer ranked cities of 100,000+ by compiling sales data for books, magazines and newspapers. Alexandria, Virginia stayed the reigning champion but a bit of an upset took the number two slot. Amazon ranked Knoxville as the second most […]

Year One

This week marks one year of blogging. As I originally wrote in the ‘About’ section of the blog, I still do not know the nature of a blog. I write what I’m thinking. Loosely themed around writing, editing, publishing or any literary topic in general. My modest postings have garnered many supportive comments and re-posts. […]

2013 Calendar – Books To Look Forward To

As stated many times before, I am an unabashed fan of books. I read tons of books. (Literally, around 100 a year.) Keeping track of my favorite authors, favorite series, and new releases is a challenge. My local library and the internet are great resources – if I can remember to check them periodically. Almost […]

Halloween Thrills

Happy Halloween Halloween on a Wednesday doesn’t lend its self to a big night of hell-raising. (I’ve got work the next day.) But you can still carve a pumpkin, hand out some candy, watch a scary movie or ready a short disturbing tale. I have posted my submission to the GoodReads Paranormal & Horror Lovers […]

‘All the Lovely Creatures’ Released

‘All the Lovely Creatures’ Released

  For those of you following along, we are on page three in our texts. Just kidding. But if you actually understood what I was talking about…Congratulations! You attended a school with real books. As I have mentioned before, I am currently collaborating with the GoodReads Group: Paranormal & Horror Lovers. In May, I initiated […]

Teaser

Working on a short story due out next month. Eight authors from the GoodReads Group Paranormal Romance & Horror Lovers came together to write a free anthology entitled “All the Lovely Creatures”. An excerpt from my contribution, The Little Death. The night had a thrilling sort of anxiety. There was a sense of universal anticipation. […]