WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Three days to save on Occasional Soulmates

Alrighty, the 99 cent sale is on, muchachos y muchachas. From now through Saturday, you can nail down your reading entertainment for the weekend and save three dollars while you’re … Continue reading

July 14, 2016 · 9 Comments

Self-publishing wake-up call — reprise

Every once in a while I’ve been known to reblog one of my popular posts. I just went back to look at the stats and recalled the day this 2013 post (which … Continue reading

July 12, 2016 · 6 Comments

Occasional Soulmates on sale later this week

A quick note to bring you a heads up: this Thursday through Saturday you’ll be able to pick up a copy of my “chick lit, by a dude!” novel, Occasional … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · 8 Comments

Time passages …

Whoa. I just realized I went to my first rock concert forty-four years ago today. The Stones. Around the same time as the clip above. I was fifteen. Now I’m … Continue reading

July 9, 2016 · 14 Comments

Calling All Readers! My gift to you …

Originally posted on Books: Publishing, Reading, Writing:
I’ve been reading another brilliant book written by the very insightful, Seth Godin. I can’t get enough of this guy and his ideas…

July 8, 2016 · 1 Comment

Plagiarism: Not worth the risk (if you’re anyone but Led Zeppelin)

Originally posted on Indie-Scribable:
Maybe you’ve heard that Led Zeppelin was in hot water over having, just maybe, stolen “Stairway to Heaven” from a band called Spirit. Specifically their song,…

July 7, 2016 · 2 Comments

Neologisms you can use: “alternity”

Sometimes you need a word that doesn’t exist for the thing you’re trying to pinpoint. I wasn’t happy with “alternative universe,” which is I think what theoretical physicists might call … Continue reading

July 6, 2016 · 10 Comments

The MFA as Calling Card

Originally posted on BREVITY's Nonfiction Blog:
Emily Smith By Emily Smith: During the Brooklyn Book Festival last September, my employers and I were invited to a gala hosted by…

July 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hot fun in the summertime

Strange feeling, to know that just six miles away there’s a 2500 3200 acre wildfire rampaging through the dry forest along the Middle Fork of the American River. We’re not … Continue reading

July 2, 2016 · 17 Comments