WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Off the grid

Taking a few days off to recharge the old Atomic Mojo Machine. Back next Tuesday. Meanwhile, why not poke around in the archives and find some older stuff you might … Continue reading

May 30, 2014 · 10 Comments

Free ebook formatting: do it yourself?

Originally posted on WHAT THE HELL:
Ebook formatting. Huh? Believe it or not, it never occurred to me that you can’t just upload your pretty .doc file onto Smashwords or…

May 29, 2014 · 5 Comments

In defense of lit-fic

#451820983 / gettyimages.com Your brain on literary fiction   Over the weekend, in addition to losing that contest that shall never be named again, I stumbled on a column about … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 15 Comments

Amazon v Hachette: Don’t Believe The Spin

Originally posted on David Gaughran:
The internet is seething over Amazon’s reported hardball tactics in negotiations with Hachette. Newspapers and blogs are filled with heated opinion pieces, decrying Amazon’s domination of…

May 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Always look on the bright side of life

Something crappy happened yesterday, on the professional level (writing-wise, that is). The only thing I know to do to battle it is give a little whistle and… Always look on … Continue reading

May 27, 2014 · 10 Comments

I wouldn’t want to belong to any club that would have me as a member

Maybe if this had been my cover, Yesterday Road would have been one of The 50 Self-Published Books Worth Reading. (Judging by the covers of the winners, that is.) Alas.

May 25, 2014 · 28 Comments

…is Literature just a load of crepuscular?… great Guest Post from Author Kevin Brennan… #TBSU…

Originally posted on Seumas Gallacher:
…here’s a ‘thinking’ piece Guest Post from my pal, Author Kevin Brennan… thanks for coming aboard, that man… Yes, literature is elitist… thank God! A…

May 25, 2014 · Leave a comment