WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

YouTube gold

I’ve been following this guy on YouTube for years now, and he never fails to impress. He’s especially good with Beatles tunes and Brazilian pieces, if you’re a fan of … Continue reading

June 22, 2013 · 5 Comments

Help save The Book House in St. Louis, MO

I’m a St. Louis boy, deep down, born & raised, so this hits me in the old solar plexus. On May 1st we were given a lease termination notice and … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · 5 Comments

Front matter: the agony of inscribing books

This is funny stuff, and it brings back uncomfortable memories of wracking my brain to come up with individual pithy things to inscribe books with. Sure, for certain people you … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · 5 Comments

Chime in on my description of Yesterday Road!

As I mentioned a couple of weeks ago, I’ve been trying to develop a good description of Yesterday Road for outlets like Amazon, B&N, and Smashwords. My instincts are telling … Continue reading

June 20, 2013 · 16 Comments

Grooming for success

Do you ever wonder, as a writer, if blogging here on WordPress is really some kind of variation of “the prisoner’s dilemma”? Are we part of a grand experiment? Okay, … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · 6 Comments

Bonus Facebook material

This is the kind of classy stuff you get when you like my Facebook page, folks. Sure, you can still view it without liking, but that would be jejune.

June 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Resistance is futile

I didn’t wanna do it. Really. I wannit to resist, but the temptation was too big for me. That’s right. I went and bought myself a Kindle. It just arrived … Continue reading

June 17, 2013 · 11 Comments

Original song Saturday (an occasional series)

  Wherein I reveal my inner Barry White. I’m no singer, so I won’t be quitting my day job!

June 15, 2013 · 9 Comments

Easy as 1, 2…….. 21?!

Once again, a list of intimidations vis-à-vis the wisdom of self-publishing, this time from “hedge fund manager, entrepreneur, and author,” James Altucher (h/t 1WriteWay). “21 Things You Need to Know … Continue reading

June 14, 2013 · 5 Comments

Parts Unknown giveaway winner!

Congratulations, Molly Greene! The Accidental Cootchie Mama method — names on paper slips, slips in a bag — along with the flying fickle finger of fate, have chosen you for … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 4 Comments