88 Predictions for Publishing in 2016

It is my custom each New Year to make as many predictions as I can for the coming year, as it pertains to the publishing industry. I do this to try and beat my competition to the coming trends, then … Please enjoy the full article

Buzz Marketing Ninjas

The Book Marketing Tip for November 30, 2014: The surprise and precision of Buzz Marketing beats saturation marketing, when it comes to the selling of books. What I dread most about opening Twitter or FaceBook or GooglePlus or any of … Please enjoy the full article

Buzz Marketing is an Equalizer

The Book Marketing Tip for November 29, 2014: Buzz Marketing via opinion leaders is equalized: that is, an independently-published author is on par with a Big-Five frontlist author. Opinion leaders are the key to marketing books. Once they begin to … Please enjoy the full article

Call for Writers: SciFiChat Shared-World Fantasy Anthology

Late in 2012, the #SciFiChat Twitter chat brainstormed a fantasy setting for a shared-world fantasy that I promised to publish through Flying Pen Press. Jaleta Clegg (@Jaleta_Clegg) agreed to be the editor for the anthology. Clegg sent me the writer’s … Please enjoy the full article

SciFiChat Program: November 30, 2012. Fantasy World Building, Part I

On November 30, 2012, at 3:00 pm Eastern Time, The #SciFiChat on Twitter will engage in Fantasy World-Building for Shared-World Anthology. This is the first of a two-part exercise. The chatters of SciFiChat have asked that we once again engage … Please enjoy the full article