The Water Fight Professional

Posted On Jul 8 2014 by

Writerbud Angela Ruth Strong’s latest middle grade novel, The Water Fight Professional, is now available. And to celebrate the launch, I, your host, will buy a copy for a randomly chosen newsletter subscriber (over there to your right). Here’s the link to Smashwords and Amazon, aaand Barnes & Noble. You can wait to see if I randomly pick you, or you can plop down that starvation-inducing $2.99 and help Angela get that Egg McMuffin she’s had her eye on. For those of you who insist I read everything before you do, I’ll review it shortly. And stop sending me your kid’s term papers. …

Indy Journey Day 1

Posted On Jul 1 2014 by

  Okay, this is a total total ripoff of Dean Smith’s blog, but our genres are a bit different. But check it out anyway. It’s the least I can do for copying his idea. Dean’s full time, though, so that’s the big difference. And that genre thing. I call it Going Indy because that’s what I’m doing. There comes a point where you’re no longer an “aspiring” novelist and you just say, “Let’s do this.” And these days, you don’t have to wait for a publisher. I’ve written six novels. None published. That’s not unusual. Most authors learn by trying. We …