As part of the lead-up to the release of Greatmask, I thought I’d post info, deleted scenes and competitions, a sneak peak of the cover art and such, all spread out over the coming weeks. So, first up is this deleted opening – which was once going to kick off of Book 1, City of […]
Two releases are right around the corner so I wanted to remind everyone that there’s a few ways you can win yourself some books 🙂 First is the Book of Never Giveaway over on Goodreads – it’s only open for a few more hours as I type this so be quick if you’d like a […]
The Lost Mask paperback is now available again, from all retailers 🙂 City of Masks and Greatmask will follow later in the month – Greatmask might be December but ideally, I’d like to have it ready the same time the Greatmask ebook goes live on the 26th of Nov.
Today I wanted to announce that Greatmask (the third book in the Bone Mask Trilogy) is due for release on November 28th! I’ll actually be releasing it myself, as the previous publisher Snapping Turtle and I have parted ways for now – it’s an amicable split and I’m still happy with all the work we did […]
Across these posts, some of my thoughts are going to apply more to self than traditional publishing. Here’s a time where I’m mostly addressing my comments toward marketing self-published work, though the two techniques are not exclusively for one publishing approach. Technique One – Choose (and Stay in)* a Popular Genre Some fanatical self-published writers offering advice […]
The Hero’s Journey is one of those classic, prevalent narratives that you can find anywhere from Homer’s Odyssey to the first Star Wars. An early work used for its development might be Carl Jung’s archetypes, which were then further explored and used by Joseph Campbell in his Hero with a Thousand Faces, an exploration of […]
Less than a week until River God goes live! Here’s the final preview chapter (#3) and stay tuned for details of a blog-based giveaway and a reminder or two about a few other giveaways I’m currently running.
Just seven days to go until Greatmask is released! During the lead up to launch, I thought I’d open up a little Greatmask eBook giveaway – all you have to do is send me a short message (in the form below) answering the following question: Who is your favourite character from the Bone Mask Trilogy […]
Okay, so this won’t be a long post by any stretch but there’s a lot of discussion out there as to whether you should put your books in Kindle Unlimited, so I wanted to add my perspective. Here’s a snippet from a blog post from Free Kindle Books and Tips explaining how KU works for […]
How important are reviews, exactly? Some folks will say very. Some will say not at all. And many books will sell without them, and you’ll probably find advice all over the internet and in marketing books that says get reviews! (here’s some interesting info about common Amazon myths featuring reviews). And while reviews are in […]