WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Book launch: Our Children Are Not Our Children (and free ebook opportunity!)

Click me! After a few trials and tribs, this lil baby is up and running on Am’zon today. Click on the thumbnail below to be taken straight to the purchase … Continue reading

August 8, 2013 · 16 Comments

Buzz kill: social media smoke and mirrors

Francis Guenette, of Disappearing In Plain Sight, makes an excellent point in a post about blogging and social media: “1000+ Followers. Cause for Celebration? Maybe not.” Those of us busting … Continue reading

July 22, 2013 · 16 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

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

Book giveaway! (You heard me — a free book.) The contest starts NOW!

I’m giving away a copy of Parts Unknown this week. It’s a hardback, and I’ll inscribe it to the winner too. Folks, this is a $10 value (see sidebar), and … Continue reading

June 12, 2013 · 35 Comments

Hey kids! It’s a Facebook call!

(Well, this has gone over like a fart in an elevator… Oh well. Thanks to anyone who went to the Facebook page and liked it. Florence NightenTail, here, will go … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · 4 Comments

Self-publishing: Notes of caution

I’m not yet convinced that self-publishing is going to be the right move for me, so while half of me is scrounging for reasons to take the plunge, the other … Continue reading

May 13, 2013 · 14 Comments

Naming Rites

HowManyOfMe.com There are people with my name in the U.S.A. How many have your name? This always happens to me. I went to open a Twitter account yesterday and had … Continue reading

April 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Life Is Tweet

So I’ve been struggling with the reality that I have to figure out a way to use social media to market my forthcoming self-published novel, tearing my hair out in … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · 2 Comments