Tuesday, 1 December 2015

December Roundup of Writing Competitions

Simon Cornish
Simon Cornish says “The December Roundup of Writing Competitions is out: ”
simoncornish.com —   With everyone busy celebrating the pagan midwinter buying frenzy, December was always going to be a dry month for competitions, but those few on offer are better than average.   The Tim…

Utilizing Social Media to Gain New Readers - Bookshop Bistro

Tanya Jones
Tanya Jones says “Utilizing Social Media to Gain New Readers -”
panopticnews.com — Contributed by David Dunham This is the first blog post from BookGrabbr. I am one of the founders and CEO, and have worked over 40 years in book publishing. This first one is an introduction to BookGrabbr and intended for … Continue reading →

An Author’s Journey ~ One Small Scrap

C.L. Wells
C.L. Wells says “An Author’s Journey ~ One Small Scrap via @clwellsauthor
theclwells.com — A Guest Post by Earl Chinnici Cathy and I had known each other approximately seven years, yet never met in person. Now this was the week of her birthday and since I had little money, I decided to g…

Christmas Giveaway!!

Lela Markham
Lela Markham says “Christmas Giveaway!! via @pfiala
pjfiala.com — My fellow Sweet N' Steamy Authors are celebrating the holidays by giving our readers gifts!  That's right.  What do you have to do?  Click on the Rafflecopter below to be...

Celebrate the Magical World of Books

Lela Markham
Lela Markham says “Want to win a free book? Signed paperbacks, ebooks, & other authors.”
The Booktrap is holding an event December 3- 4 and I am participating. If you want to participate in my Rafflecopter giveaways follow the link below. a Rafflecopter giveaway a Raff…

The elven procession at Staveley

Tanya Jones
Tanya Jones says “The elven procession at Staveley”
Early in the sixteenth century, a young man by the name of Simon Bell had just finished a long watch in his post as under-steward at Kendal Castle. It was quiet – painfully quiet –…

I Won NaNoWriMo (Woo-Hoo)

Annabelle Franklin
Annabelle Franklin says “Great tips for writing a first draft: I Won NaNoWriMo (Woo-Hoo) via @Dreamrg66
Hello to all my wonderful readers, I am so happy and feeling on the top of the world right now... I Wrote 7,584 words today and my total words is 50,84 words (I am so happy, that I…

Zion National Park!

Aditi Chopra
Aditi Chopra says “Zion National Park! ”
We recently visited Utah's Zion National Park and captured some beautiful sunset pictures as well as some gorgeous fall colors! — Aditi Chopra is an author of NRI fiction and …