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REVIEW: NOT ANOTHER ZOMBIE BOOK: “HELL IS EMPTY…” by Mark Rounds

REVIEW: NOT ANOTHER ZOMBIE BOOK: “HELL IS EMPTY…” by Mark Rounds

After a two-week absence, Steve returns with a book review. Complimentary—and scathing—Steve talks about Mark Rounds’ first book. Read More »

MY PAL, JERRY SOHL!

MY PAL, JERRY SOHL!

Steve reminisces about a writer he used to know. Maybe you know some of the things he's done: meet Jerry Sohl! Read More »

AMAZING PEOPLE In the News

AMAZING PEOPLE In the News

Hollow World goes on sale! Read More »

Self-publishing Odyssey: Part 3 The Dirty Business Of Promotion

Self-publishing Odyssey: Part 3 The Dirty Business Of Promotion

A look at self-publishing promotional strategies. Read More »

A Rant on Goodreads

A Rant on Goodreads

Commentary on the internet trolling that has become the Goodreads comment section. Read More »

Marketing 101: Book Launch – 6 months out

Marketing 101: Book Launch – 6 months out

What you need to know about marketing and promoting your book. Read More »

Introduction to SFF – 6 – Discovery

Introduction to SFF – 6 – Discovery

One of the joys of reading magazines, as opposed to books, is the thrill of discovery. Read More »

Marketing 101: Authors and Reading Communities

Marketing 101: Authors and Reading Communities

I’m a member of two really large and really great reading communities: Goodreads /r/Fantasy on reddit Recently in /r/Fantasy there was a post about self-promotion. And I was pleased to see that I was called out specifically as someone in the ... Read More »

Better Than Oprah

Several years ago I interviewed an author whose book had been turned into a movie. The book had been a selection of Oprah Winfrey’s “Book Club” and he freely admitted that that selection had changed his life. It was like winning the... Read More »