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Can Job paperback version is out!!!!

I’m so excited! :-) And it looks beautiful, don’t you think? Only $9.99! :-)

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Can Job update…

So I had a perfectly fine professional cover for Can Job… And then I got another email from my designer, Derek Murphy. He said he’d been playing around and had something new to show me. I downloaded the file, opened … Continue reading

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Hiya, Festivusians!

Thanks for stopping by! As I may have mentioned when we met, Can Job is my latest novel — a story about DipTych Corporation, a fabled company based in Borschtchester, N.Y. DipTych is a fine old company. It makes can … Continue reading

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Okay, this is it . . .

New cover for Can Job. Next up: get it out in print form . . .  

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so how’s this cover?

Thanks to the tremendous feedback I got a week or so ago, I decided to hire a professional to redo my Can Job book cover: Derek Murphy of Creative Indie Covers. We’re still tweaking, so it’s a work in progress … Continue reading

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Advice to writers who want to do humorous fiction. 1975 interview with P.G. Wodehouse

I adore Wodehouse. I appreciate serious novels, of course. I love novels that tackle Big Questions, and when they’re well-written I find them transporting. But I also adore humorous fiction, and Wodehouse is by far my favorite humorous fiction author. … Continue reading

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Monday Musing: Whoa. Wow. Waugh.

Today’s Monday Musing prompt from Should Be Reading: Are you currently collecting any authors? Why? Do you have all of their books? If not, why not? Did you buy all the books in the collection at the same time, or … Continue reading

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Booking Through Thursdays. Mama don’t take my e-reader away.

Today’s BTT prompt: E-readers like the Kindle and iPad are sweeping the nation … do you have one? Do you like it? Do you find it changes your reading/buying habits? If you don’t have one, do you plan to? Yes, … Continue reading

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Covering my bases

I know I’m not the only one. I started by trying to sell my novels the traditional route. Got some absolutely fantastic feedback from agents, but no takers. Wrote a couple more novels. Discovered Dean Wesley Smith and JA Konrath. … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesdays: a rare thing in Podunk

It’s that time again — and here’s the prompt! Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share … Continue reading

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