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Cover reveal: Rise of Gods: Book 3 of The Alignment

So the third book of The Alignment Series will be out soon called Rise of Gods. This is a trilogy so it is the last book... but there will be spin-off books in that world where the main character of this one pops in from time to time. Cover of Rise of Gods The Blurb… Continue reading Cover reveal: Rise of Gods: Book 3 of The Alignment

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Haven series is near completion

First, I have released a second edition of Haven Book 1, White Witch edited by J. Salem. Coming out soon is the very last book in the Haven series, Half-breed. Edited by A.R Morrison who edited Lost Magic from the Alignment series and will be editing the final book in that trilogy as well. Since… Continue reading Haven series is near completion

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Haven Series book 6 Half-breed: Potential Covers

So I have some potential cover designs for the Last book in the Haven Series which will be called Half-Breed. Here are the basic outlines of those covers I have just started editing Book 6 in the Haven Series. Just picked the title- Half-breed. But I am looking at some rough ideas for covers. I… Continue reading Haven Series book 6 Half-breed: Potential Covers

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‘The Old Gods’-book 2 of The Alignment

'The Old Gods'-book 2 of The Alignment  Release date March 16th for the Ebook of Kindle Amazon Fifty years ago the Alignment between our universe and the Realm started. With it, an influx of Universal Energy which powered up the Earth's ley lines and people who are sensitive to it became wizards, witches, or psychics. When… Continue reading ‘The Old Gods’-book 2 of The Alignment

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New book: Cover for The Old Gods book 2 of The Alignment

So I have the new cover for the second book in The Alignment series, following Lost Magic. The books has gone through the editing process by Marian L Thorpe who really helped me out. I am working through the edits now. I am a bit under the weather so it is slow going but I… Continue reading New book: Cover for The Old Gods book 2 of The Alignment

About Writing, self-publishing

Copyright when self-publishing? Yay? Nay?

Here is the thing about copyright... as soon as you write something it is copyrighted. BAM done. Conversation over. Unless you need to prove you wrote that work. Huh. Hmm. Or Amazon comes to you and says 'Hey, are you the owner of this work and also prove that you are.' And I was like… Continue reading Copyright when self-publishing? Yay? Nay?

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Lost Magic Book 1 of The Alignment Pre-order

Lost Magic is now up for pre-order! Lost Magic on Amazon Fifty years ago the Alignment between our universe and the Realm started. With it, an influx of Universal Energy which powered up the Earth's ley lines and people who are sensitive to it became wizards, witches, or psychics. When the Alignment hit translucent spirit… Continue reading Lost Magic Book 1 of The Alignment Pre-order

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Patreon account and the dream

I have a problem. And that problem is being disabled. I mean, inherently when you have a chronic illness that disables you it sucks. And it is an unsolvable problem... just one you can improve sometimes via 8000.456 methods you have to try. It is not the problem I am talking about. It is a… Continue reading Patreon account and the dream

cover design, self-publishing

Blogtober: Self-publishing mistakes you’ve made

This is a post about self-publishing. And how you have to be great at every aspect of the production. And there is a learning curve to all of it. My self-publishing mistake, in the beginning, was my cover design. So I make my own covers. And I have learned a lot while doing so. Believe… Continue reading Blogtober: Self-publishing mistakes you’ve made

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book promotion, marketing, self-publishing

New promotional images

You know sometimes I much about with various apps to find something that will work for book promotion. Here are the book promotion images I came up with using a new app. These book promotional images are in addition to ones: Utilizing those awesome reviews you get Using a book blurb Having just a short blurb… Continue reading New promotional images

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Writer woes: Marketing and the author platform

Writing is my thing. And I write books. Then I self-publish them. And... then what? Book marketing and maintaining your author platform. All skills we learn along the way. Book promotion and marketing I wasted two hours of my life on a video presentation on how to basically how to successfully market your book. It was… Continue reading Writer woes: Marketing and the author platform

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The Surge: Book 1 of Riftworld

This is Book 1 In the Rift World Series, I have started called The Surge  The series gets more complex as it goes along. In the first book, we are introduced to the character, a bit of her history, attitude, the world, and some of the problems within that world. Due to the inherent problems in this… Continue reading The Surge: Book 1 of Riftworld

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Amazon finds its books aren’t welcome at many bookstores

This is in regards to their paper based venture, not obviously their ebook venture which would not be on the bookshelves… I do use them, and others, for ebook publishing. Not sure I would for paper based. Hard to say. I was always open to options. I have set aside that ambition for a while… Continue reading Amazon finds its books aren’t welcome at many bookstores