PRESS RELEASE: ASIDE OF MURDER: A MODERN GRITTY 30’S/50’S NOIR


Aside of murder: a modern gritty 50’s noir Seattle, wa, July 10, 2012:  Aside of Murder has been called “a modern day 30s and 50’s Noir”, a gritty crime novel that “paints the seedy underbelly of both lower and upper society”. PLOT Short description What happens when a High Class Call Girl and an embezzling…… Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: ASIDE OF MURDER: A MODERN GRITTY 30’S/50’S NOIR

What a Wild Week


From student to not student. Decided I didnt like doing homework 12 hours a day afterall.  Especially Math and Coding.  Why the Vocational Assessor wrote in her report that web development was a viable career for me is beyond me.  I dont like math or fiddly little detail crap work that coding requires. So, told them to…… Continue reading What a Wild Week

“Aside of Murder” New Cover, New Characters and Professionally Edited!!!


NEW COVER, NEW CHARACTERS AND PROFESSIONALLY EDITED!!! https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/34429 Short description What happens when a High Class Call Girl and an embezzling bank executive blackmail each other into marriage? Revenge and Murder! Extended description Shelley, a high class call girl, and Ann Li, her best friend in the business, discover blackmail and revenge against clients. After…… Continue reading “Aside of Murder” New Cover, New Characters and Professionally Edited!!!

Monday Book Review: “Troubling a Star” by Madeleine L’Engle


http://www.amazon.com/Troubling-Star-Austin-Family-Chronicles/dp/B001L4EDWU/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1314629822&sr=8-6 Synopsis from Amazon.com: The Austins have settled back into their beloved home in the country after more than a year away. Though they had all missed the predictability and security of life in Thornhill, Vicky Austin is discovering that slipping back into her old life isn’t easy. She’s been changed by life in New…… Continue reading Monday Book Review: “Troubling a Star” by Madeleine L’Engle

Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today Week Ending August 12, 2011


Top 10 EBooks last 7 days from http://www.Gutenberg.org: The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Vatsyayana (6153) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (4433) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (3507) The Best American Humorous Short Stories (3298) How to Analyze People on Sight by Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict…… Continue reading Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today Week Ending August 12, 2011

Monday Book Review: “J is for Judgement” by Sue Grafton


http://www.amazon.com/J-Judgment-ebook/dp/B003GY0KPW/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1312825585&sr=8-2 Sue Grafton’s Kinsey Milhone is quirky, fun and a great detective.  The protagonist is a fully rounded person, with strengths and foibles just like a real person.  She’s not perfect, which makes her perfect for detective work.  Personally, I would love to see Sue’s file on Kinsey.  We learn a little bit about Kinsey…… Continue reading Monday Book Review: “J is for Judgement” by Sue Grafton

Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today Week Ending 7/29/2011


Top 10 EBooks last 7 days from http://www.Gutenberg.org: The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Vatsyayana (6155) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (4335) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (3624) The Best American Humorous Short Stories (3332) Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (2816) Ulysses by James Joyce (2594) The…… Continue reading Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today Week Ending 7/29/2011

Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today week ending July 22, 2011


Top 10 EBooks last 7 days from Gutenberg.org: The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Vatsyayana (6127) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (4166) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (3372) The Best American Humorous Short Stories (3290) Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (2872) Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark…… Continue reading Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today week ending July 22, 2011

Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today Week Ending July 1, 2011


Top 10 EBooks last 7 days from http://www.Gutenberg.org: The Song My Paddle Sings by E. Pauline Johnson (7231) The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Vatsyayana (4973) The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (3873) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (3548) Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (3268) Ulysses by James…… Continue reading Top Ten EBooks from Yesterday and Today Week Ending July 1, 2011

Ever Get Frustrated?


So, my book is free all this week, having participated in Smashwords free ebook promotion this week.  I’ve posted the freebie on facebook, twitter, linkedin, multiple times a day.  The problem?  No hits, no downloads, no feedback. Makes me want to yell, scream “It’s FREE…what else do you want?”  As an author, we all think…… Continue reading Ever Get Frustrated?