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Horace Silver is one cool dude

This is a long clip, but treat yourself at least to a sampling. Silver is such a unique-looking guy — a fin-de-siècle vampire who happens to be slick as hell … Continue reading

November 30, 2013 · 3 Comments

A Different Kind of Book Review: Parts Unknown by Kevin Brennan

Originally posted on 1 Write Way:
This book review, if you will, is an excerpt from one of my (now many) novels in progress.  *** Part of Melissa’s job at The…

November 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

A new book recommendation site: Just One Book

Looks like it’s just getting off the ground, but Just One Book is a place where readers recommend — you guessed it: Just One Book. There are only twelve books … Continue reading

November 29, 2013 · 2 Comments

Chuck Wendig’s 25 gifts for writers

These are just the first three! See all 25 here. Since it’s Thanksgiving and mañana’s Black Friday, it’s time to start dropping hints about what you really want this holiday … Continue reading

November 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Charting on Amazon: woohoo edition

UPDATE: Oh well. It was worth a try… Hey kids! If you haven’t bought Yesterday Road yet and are inclined to buy it soon, why not do it today and … Continue reading

November 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Do as Nicholson Baker says: write every day

Thought I’d throw this into the mix, so you can fit a little writing into your schedule today before things get out of control. Nicholson Baker says writers must write … Continue reading

November 27, 2013 · 12 Comments

What Are You Reading for the Holiday?

Andra Watkins was kind enough to feature Yesterday Road at The Accidental Cootchie Mama yesterday. Read her review, and follow her advice!

November 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

Can we please stop it, please?

Not a day goes by that I don’t hear the phrase “at the end of the day.” Can we please stop it, please?! This has been a brief whinge about … Continue reading

November 26, 2013 · 16 Comments

A new place to promote your self-published book: That Part Where

  Looking for a new way to promote your book? Yeah, me too. That’s why I was glad I ran into That Part Where, the brainchild of the good people … Continue reading

November 25, 2013 · 25 Comments

Sylvia Plath cheers you up on a November Sunday

Listen to Sylvia Plath reading “November Graveyard.” It lays out her thoughts on the cemetery where she would eventually lie. I don’t know much about Sylvia Plath, but I find … Continue reading

November 24, 2013 · 10 Comments