All My Books Are Free On Smashwords in July!


Smashwords, the site I publish all my ebooks, is having their annual Free July Event where Authors can offer their books for free, a sort of 'Christmas in July' event.  All my ebooks, from the cookbooks, the mystery books, the paranormal and romance books are all free during July. This is only on Smashwords but … Continue reading All My Books Are Free On Smashwords in July!

Smashwords End-of-Year Sale!


This year i'm joining the first-ever Smashwords End of Year promotion, taking place December 25, 2017 though January 1, 2018.  For eight days only, thousands of Smashwords authors and publishers will provide readers deep discounts on ebooks, with coupon code levels for 25%-off, 50%-off, 75%-off and FREE. How the Program Works: At one minute past … Continue reading Smashwords End-of-Year Sale!

Back Online


After months and months of no internet, I'm finally online with CenturyLink's Internet Basics (Thank you Nicole!).  What has been going on in my life? In a nutshell, divorce, the flu, Bell's Palsy, a cross-state move to a Washington State Island, debt, sparse apartment--but it's all mine. I've updated software/OS on two old windows computers, … Continue reading Back Online

New Book: Silver Linings on Dark Clouds


Announcing my short biography of my life with Alport's Syndrome, a genetic, degenerative kidney disease that causes kidney failure.  I document the ongoing fight and struggle, not only with this insidious disease, but also the healthcare and social services systems, while trying to survive. A personal story of life with kidney failure, from diagnosis to … Continue reading New Book: Silver Linings on Dark Clouds

HAPPY HOLIDAYS and FREE EBOOKS!


HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Feeling the warmth from the holiday candles and feast, so sharing all three books! From now until January 1st, all three books will be free! The codes are only good on Smashwords, as I cannot get free codes for any other ebook eretailer, however, smashwords has every ereader format available, with free downloads … Continue reading HAPPY HOLIDAYS and FREE EBOOKS!

The Cookbook is here: Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0


Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0 by Brick ONeil https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/224370 The long-awaited and much requested cookbook is here, finally! After two years of people requesting me to write one, I got on the ball this summer and put fingers to keyboard and wrote it.  There is a six or seven page introduction/forward and six chapters, each with … Continue reading The Cookbook is here: Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0

Q: How to get 1% of the population to buy my books?


Had a revelation today: There are over 311M people in the U.S. All I need is 1% of them to buy my Novel, short story compilation and forthcoming cookbook 🙂 Now to generate ideas on how to make this happen!  Welcome to suggestions oh and there isn't a 'marketing' budget, so it has to be … Continue reading Q: How to get 1% of the population to buy my books?