WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Facebook: haplessly evil, or just hapless?

Have you heard all the fussing out there about Facebook manipulating some users’ news feeds to see if that might have an effect on emotion? BFD. Apparently, Mr. Zuckerberg thought … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · 7 Comments

A favor, por favor? Help me move some books today!

Hey all! Yesterday Road is listed with Ereader News Today now, and I hope you can take a moment or two to help me by going to their Facebook page … Continue reading

June 26, 2014 · 10 Comments

Hey, not too shabby! No. 11

Woke up to some nice numbers. It’ll slide back down today, but I wanted y’all to see what you helped accomplish!

April 2, 2014 · 20 Comments

Social media assistance?

If anyone has a spare moment, one thing that would help today would be to go to the Ereader News Facebook page and share the post with today’s books on … Continue reading

April 1, 2014 · 3 Comments

Book promotions starting mañana

I have two promotional features happening this week. Tomorrow, 2/12, Yesterday Road will be featured at BargainBooksy, where for a fee, mind you, I’ll get exposure through their daily email … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · 6 Comments

If self-publishing is like building a house, what are Amazon rankings?

Vis-a-vis the shot in the arm that Ereader News Today provided yesterday (carrying into today), I find it peculiar that selling sixty-odd books in 24 hours is enough to catapult … Continue reading

January 24, 2014 · 10 Comments

Wave bye-bye to the @amandapalmer effect (we hardly knew ye edition)

I thought I’d share a final, fleeting glance at the skyscraper that was my Amanda Palmer Day, a seemingly normal Sunday in September, when all of a sudden Twitter people … Continue reading

October 25, 2013 · 6 Comments

Social media and common sense: no tweeting while walking!

“There’s this new neediness — it pervades everything.” These are the words of a character in Dave Eggers’ new novel, The Circle, which seems to be about a monolithic information/social … Continue reading

October 8, 2013 · 2 Comments

An idea @amandapalmer would love: #Koomkey cash on Twitter

That’s right. I’ve name-checked Amanda Palmer again, but not to get beaucoup visitors via Twitter. This time it’s to reinforce her concept of supporting writers/musicians/artists (and anyone else you have … Continue reading

October 4, 2013 · 9 Comments

I ♥ @amandapalmer

What an interesting day at the blog yesterday. A quiet Sunday, as they often are. Typically low traffic, what, with lovely early autumn weather and the end of the regular … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · 15 Comments