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Reading Room with Clover Autrey

Before authors started making stuff up, we were readers. To celebrate Independence Day (and Independent Authors Day!), I’m launching a new weekly feature – Reading Room – to celebrate our roots are readers. And, I’m excited that my friend Clover … Continue reading

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Picking Scabs

I know the “ewww” factor will be high on this title, but it’s meant to make you uncomfortable … because if you are an author and you want your readers to feel exactly what your characters are feeling, you’re going … Continue reading

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The Garage Author

If you’ve had the pleasure to share a drink with me, you’ve probably heard my theory about how the literary industry today is in the same place the music industry was 20 years ago. I’ve even blogged about what these … Continue reading

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Remembering Why We (Can) Write

Why do you write? For many, the answer is as primal as “why do I breathe? Because I have to.” Some may cite that they have a message that begs to be heard, some insight into a larger truth that … Continue reading

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Mouthing Off: The Importance of Word of Mouth to Debut Authors

This post originally appeared earlier this week at Blogging Authors. Please visit their site for more great posts on writing. If you’ve just returned home from a long stint on a desert island, welcome home. Let me get you up … Continue reading

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For Your Listening Pleasure

I know it’s been a while since I last posted an update. It’s not that I’m being lazy … hustling books, working furiously on Pardon Falls and oh yeah, day job, has kept me busy. While I await my next … Continue reading

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The Moment We’ve All Been Waiting For: The 1-Star Review

I am proud to say that I’ve joined the ranks of Stephen King, Sandra Brown and J.K. Rowling. What the what? Am I getting too big in my britches to put myself in their league? Well, yes, but also, no. … Continue reading

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C.A. Szarek Blog Tour

We interrupt this regularly scheduled blog to talk with my awesome friend C.A. on the launch of her first novel, Sword’s Call. Not only has C.A. offered to answer some of my silly questions, but she has kindly offered a … Continue reading

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Where’s Waldo, er Kimberly?

You won’t find me in a red and white toboggan, but after looking at my schedule for the next couple of months I feel like I’ll be playing Where’s Waldo trying to figure out where I am, where I’m going … Continue reading

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My Salesy Moment

Pardon the interruption from the incredibly insightful blog posts I provide into the mind of a literary nutjob and indulge me for a moment … Goodmedia Press will hold a flash sale on Wednesday, March 6 for Kindle books – … Continue reading

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