Wednesday, 10 February 2016

What The Heck is Cubicle 7's Doctor Who Range?! | Kasterborous Doctor Who News and Reviews

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Dr Who News > What The Heck is Cubicle 7’s Doctor Who Range?!: Katie Gribble is a writer at Kasterborous Docto...”
www.kasterborous.com — Cubicle 7 has created a Doctor Who role-playing game (RPG) to help us increase our nerd. They describe themselves as a creative team who ‘make clever games for awesome people.’ Over the years they have made a Doctor Who Card Game, Doctor Who: Adventures in Time and Space, The One Ring, World War Cthulhu and many other role playing games for...

Man Threw Alligator Into Wendy's Drive-Through

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Unusual News... Man Threw Alligator Into Wendy's Drive-Through: Joshua James, 23, allegedly hurled the three-a...”
news.sky.com — Joshua James, 23, allegedly hurled the three-and-a-half foot reptile after ordering a drink at a restaurant in Loxahatchee.

The future is here, some assembly required

Jule Owen
Jule Owen says “The future is here, some assembly required”
www.theverge.com — Technology moves fast. So fast, in fact, that it’s easy to take it for granted. Smartphones, which have been around for a decade or more, are so ubiquitous and such an integral part of our daily...

The NSFW Thing Zoolander 2 Tried To Get Laura Bush To Do

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “The NSFW Thing Zoolander 2 Tried To Get Laura Bush To Do: One of the most fun things about the first Zoolander...”
www.cinemablend.com — One of the most fun things about the first Zoolander film was all of the great cameo scenes that were included. Everybody from David Bowie to Donald Trump had a moment last time around. It turns out the former first lady had a cameo in the sequel, almost.

Why Indie Authors Need a Business Hat - The Book Designer

Sandy Appleyard
Sandy Appleyard says “Why Indie Authors Need a Business Hat: Indie authors are often surprised to discover they are running a busine...”
www.thebookdesigner.com — Indie authors are often surprised to discover they are running a business and have questions about incorporation, business licenses, sales tax and hiring freelancers. 

Amazon’s Super Bowl Ad

Sandy Appleyard
Sandy Appleyard says “Amazon’s Super Bowl Ad: Since PG is not a huge NFL fan, he just found out about the following:”
www.thepassivevoice.com — Since PG is not a huge NFL fan, he just found out about the following:  

Are Paid Book Reviews Worth It? | Jane Friedman

Sandy Appleyard
Sandy Appleyard says “Are Paid Book Reviews Worth It?: The majority of authors will not benefit from paid book reviews, and should i...”
janefriedman.com — The majority of authors will not benefit from paid book reviews, and should invest their time and money elsewhere. Here's why.

Jackie Weger

TJ Shortt
TJ Shortt says “Love sweet romance? @JackieWeger
  Jackie Weger eNovel Authors at Work founder Jackie Weger has been writing romance novels off and on for thirty years. When writing, she’s anchored in a tiny room with …

How This Author Became a Big Deal in Moulton, Alabama

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “How This Author Became a Big Deal in Moulton, Alabama: When my Andy Warhol appointed fifteen minutes happened ...”
When my Andy Warhol appointed fifteen minutes happened back in 2012 and my book was topping the charts, I didn’t have to look for promotion opportunities. The