Look! A Blog!! At the behest of Jody Klaire, I am participating in the #Mywritingprocess Blog Tour. The purpose is to give each author and opportunity to discuss her work briefly and pass the torch to another author. I’m delighted and honored that the irrepressible Jody—one of the bright new stars in the Bedazzled TOTS … More “My Writing Process Blog Tour” Barrett’s Turn
Just looked over my recent blog posts about everything BUT. There are reviews, recommendations, and caterpillars. Good Lord. Is that anyway to promote your work? Seriously? “If you were working for me, I’d fire you!” Sigh. Very true. Too much lack-luster and not enough spit-shine! So here goes. I’m a writer. Loud and Proud. A new career … More Whaddabout ME?
I’m still a little flush with the excitement of finishing the first draft of “Balefire” and sending back the signed contract for it. This story derived as they often do from the ‘shotgun’. I entered Nanowrimo last year for the eighth year and won, as I have every year except 2005…when I did the whole thing … More Contest for give-aways!
Okay, the new promo piece is large, but still quite beauteous. My thanks to the artistry of the Tree house Studio for a sensational new promo card. And now… Why, you ask, the big promo? Because, your creative-type friends have surprises on the horizon. What happens when you combine your favorite authors, great fiction, and … More Promotion Commences, part 2
All right I know, 750 words will not break records in the Daily Word Count Books. It’s okay. Everything is OK and this is why: I’m not going to apologize for anything. I have somehow lost my ritual/habit routine for writing… And for many other things, like vacuuming. But you know what? It doesn’t matter. … More Burgers, Bombs, Blogs, and Balefire.
I’ve returned from my whirlwind trip to Austin for the Lone Star Book Festival. Everything went smoothly and I had a chance to visit with friends old and new. There were 20+ authors from across the country and from several different publishers. It was great to put faces with the names that have become familiar. … More Re-entry Blogformation*
okay, you’re right. Shoddy practices do not a blog make. BUT……. I promise to make up for it with ribald stories from the front lines in Austin. Lone Star Lesfic Book Festival begins in approximately 24 hours. And I will be there , books in hand, pen at the ready! If, I can … More Bad Blogger!