Tag: indie author

What You May Not Know

Dear Reader: I do this for you. Okay, well that may be a little bit wrong because I don’t just do it for you, I do it for me too.  You see, a writer is a writer not because of any aspirations of being rich and famous but because it’s necessary. Have you experienced those…


Indie Author Spotlight – Jack Wallen

It’s time for another edition of Indie Author Spotlight, and today, I want to scream praises for JACK WALLEN. You may recall, Jack guest posted here at the Cottage several weeks back on how indie publishing puts control in the hands of the author.  A great post, and well worth the read. I’m a fan. …


IWU Blog Tour – Athanasios Galanis, part deux

TOM IS BACK!! Be excited. I know I am.  He comes to give his trademark eloquent answers to my questions, as well as to share a couple excerpts from Mad Gods.  If you don’t want this book by the time this interview is over, you’re out yo mind. 1.) Immediately upon going to Adam’s Blog,…


Revelations of the Week

Revelation #1 I am no longer going to actively seek book reviewers. What an awful process.  I do so much else trying to promote my books.  I’ve had several very unpleasant situations happen this week in regards to finding book bloggers to review my work.  As of now, I’m not actively seeking; if a book…


Indie Author Spotlight 2 – More Talia Jager

The Ultimate Sacrifice by Talia Jager (Goodreads Author) 4.33  ·  rating details ·  9 ratings ·  8 reviews Within our world exists a much darker world only known to a select few. Some are identified as “gifted” and brought to a special institute where they develop their own unique talent and understanding of this world…


IWU Blog Tour – J M Harrison

Today, I’m hosting the lovely and kind JM Harrison!  Her debut, Chosen, is FREE at the Smashwords Summer Sale until July 31st.  I’m looking forward to reading it!  Have you picked it up, yet? She could use some reviews….hint hint 😉 Do you pull from your own life for your writing? My main characters lose…


Indie Author Spotlight – Talia Jager

There are some people who just, well, ROCK.  They’re kind, giving, caring, and funny, and they go out of their way to be friendly and offer support.  During my time as an indie author, however short it has been so far, I’ve met some pretty awesome writers. Author Talia Jager is one of those people….


Indie Author Spotlight–Larry Marshall

Her Book of Shadows by Larry Marshall From Goodreads: Retired Arizona cop, Scott Riker, lives with his wife and daughter in Quebec City where he heads a group of interventionists. Directed by Quebec business mogul and philanthropist, Luc Duchesne, the group uses their talents and resources to stand between people in trouble and the criminal…


IWU Blog Tour – Lizzy Ford

This week I am honored to host indie author Lizzy Ford who is seeing tremendous success with her work.  Reading the comments on her blog gives me goose bumps…it’s that kind of readership success I would love to have one day.  She is funny, smart, and an inspiration to me as proof that it’s possible…


IWU Blog Tour – Athanasios Galanis

Hellllo, blogworld!  Today I have Tom over to visit.  Me like Tom–he’s quite funny and smart.  Have a gander at our interview Tell me a little about the book you’re promoting. Mad Gods is a complex book. Sometimes I wish it wasn’t because one reviewer went to the point of calling it dense mythology, a…