Category: Indie Authors

Heather’s 2011 Samhain Blog Tour!

Well, my schedule is official! I’ve been busy busy lately getting posts together for the blog tour.  I’ve also been hired for several freelance formatting job, so that’s kept me busy too.  Plus, trying to fit in my OWN writing time to finish this YA novel that’s kicking my butt. Anywho! I present to you,…


The Grammar I Know

The Grammar I Know (and what I don’t)   Sometimes I find myself Googling grammar crap because I honestly haven’t the faintest clue what I’m doing (who does?).  The one day I thought, Hey!  Maybe I could write up a blog about these odds and ends I DO learn – to help others! (Don’t let…


Julia Crane “Conflicted” Available Now!

Conflicted by Julia Crane My good friend Julia Crane has released the 2nd in her “Keegan’s Chronicles” series, Conflicted! In the Elfin world, magic and destiny determine who will be together. “Chosen” pairs are fated to meet at the age of 18. Keegan, however, is an anomaly. Having fallen in the battle between the Light…


The Halloween Collection by The Indie Eclective

  It’s here!  The best damn group of indie writers this side of, um, Jupiter!  (What?  I couldn’t think of anything better.) THE HALLOWEEN COLLECTION FROM THE INDIE ECLECTIVE The Indie Eclective: What is it, who are they, and why can they spell neither “eclectic” nor “collective” correctly? The Indie Eclective is an ensemble of…


Guest Blog by Cheryl Shireman

When I began researching the digital revolution and self-publishing, I did so at the not-so-subtle push of my Daddy.  I was on the fence, clinging to the old model (and dream) of a traditional publisher and my books on the shelves at the local Barnes & Noble.  I ran a lot of Google searches –…


Pink Snowbunnies in Hell (no, really!)

A sleep-deprived author mixes up her metaphors. A graphic designer has too much time on his hands. Twenty writers, fueled by copious amounts of chocolate, dream up quirky, funny, and occasionally creepy stories. And the Pink Snowbunnies Ski in Hell Flash-Fiction Anthology was born. These are very short stories, under a thousand words each. Some…


Coexist at Pixel of Ink Today!

My friend and fellow author Julia Crane is being featured today at Pixel of Ink, a very prestigious (and hard to come by) advertising venue for Kindle books on the cheap. Pixel of Ink has nearly 160,000 unique visitors to their site each month as well as 47 thou Facebook fans.  It is by no…


Indie Author Spotlight – Laura Yirak

Delivered to Eternity, An Alesta the Vampire Book by Laura Yirak   In Alexandria, Scotland, Alesta finds herself in yet another “Soul” encounter. It is every vampire’s deepest desire to take life’s very essence. In her struggle she is brought back to very dark times.   There is William McKenzie, husband, lover, enemy, The Count,…


IWU Blog Tour – Arshad Ahsanuddin

Today, I welcome to the Stone Cottage author Arshad Ahsanuddin of the highly rated Pact Arcanum series. Though you answer it a bit at your website, I’ll ask once more: why vampires? What do you believe sets your vampire series apart from the rest? The vampire is an age-old archetype of fantasy and horror, which…


IWU Blog Tour – Guest Post by Author Jeremy Bates

The Kindle 2 Might Be King of the E-book Readers but It Ain’t King of the Beach A guest post by talented author Jeremy Bates! Okay, so there’s a lot being said about the new Kindle 2. More features, an overhaul on its body design, an unlimited number of books to download (except maybe for…