Marketing is difficult. I’ve worked in design and marketing for almost ten years and the methods are in a constant state of flux. The industries I’ve worked in have, for the most part, lagged behind current marketing trends. Engineering and
I was recently interviewed by for Priya Sridhar at Book Riot. They asked some wonderful questions, which ended up revealing some spoilers! Not all of the questions were put out for the public (probably because of the spoilers), so I
Sometimes you’re in the mood for a certain book but may not know it until you find it. That’s what Wicked Saints was for me.
Beyond the Code by Kelsey Rae Barthel is an intriguing urban fantasy–a modern world where gifted, magical knights serve their masters with unwavering loyalty. It’s a story filled with rich world-building, political intrigue, and lost.
This was supposed to go out Tuesday, but it’s been one hell of a week… Strong, well rounded characters are what great stories are made of. Here is a character sheet to help you develop yours…
This week’s Cover Inspiration post concerns fantasy and YA fantasy book covers (mostly YA, because honestly their covers are FIRE right now). Now, each comment pertaining to a cover is merely my perspective about what makes it a strong design.
YA authors, have you ever wondered what goes on in the mind of a Young Adult (YA) reader? I reached out to eight readers and asked them ten questions about the genre and what it means to them.
A modern day author–without a marketing team or a publicist–eventually comes to the hard realization that, to be “successful”, they have to be working three jobs (on top of their actual day job–the one that pays for foodstuff to keep the meatsuit moving). No, you have to market one book, while editing another, and writing another. It sounds and is exhausting.
I’ve mentioned a million times that I’m a very goal-oriented person. I’ve got to have a target, and if I can’t find one I usually make it. While I am a goal oriented person, I’m also someone that needs to
Kly Zoon had spent countless hours in the pit, digging for ancient earth artifacts. He’d done this in hundreds of thousands of holes on the dead planet–battling sandstorms, tornadoes, and the only thing really left alive: Scrapeaters. No, that isn’t