Forward into the Past

Of course a science fiction convention is going to be partly about time travel. Back to the Future got a nod at the 2019 Worldcon last week with a display of the DeLorean, but part of the convention also did some going forward into the past. The most involved piece in the masquerade ball (whichContinue reading “Forward into the Past”

Can you sell books on Facebook? Can I?

I received a lot of excellent advice about marketing my books a year ago (thank you Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America) but much of it boiled down to this. Concentrate on Amazon and Facebook ads and stop trying to do everything everywhere else. I liked the simplicity of it. I bought the recommendedContinue reading “Can you sell books on Facebook? Can I?”

Warm-up Exercise: Your Life in One Page

I don’t write poetry often, and there’s a good reason. It’s not my gift. But I’m tackling my 165,000 word sixth novel with the goal of slimming it down to a less prosy 125,000. I really want to do this. I decided a warm up exercise was in order. I’ll never know quite how IContinue reading “Warm-up Exercise: Your Life in One Page”