Smashwords Stats


Week one of the Smashwords July Free Event is over and I've discovered some stats on my book giveaway (https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/BrickONeil). My fifteen books cover about seven genres and there are some clear favorites. The reasons may be the political climate, romantic fantasies or just plain boredom. I don't know, there aren't reviews, so I'm guessing. … Continue reading Smashwords Stats

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!

Update On Using Old Tech


  So, I've spent a week or two trying to find websites that play video, tv or radio for the old Asus Transformer TF101 but come to find out the tablet's OS is just too old, being Android 4.0.3. Everything now needs, at a minimum 4.4.4. So, what to do with it? I don't need … Continue reading Update On Using Old Tech

New Computer from Santa


Due to a not so secret santa I now have a new Dell computer. Both my old tablets for too old to use and could not be upgraded. the computer I was using ate 13 pages of my new novel that I had been writing. One of my readers Sharon Marie felt sorry for me … Continue reading New Computer from Santa

New Lower Prices on all My EBooks!


This is the Dawn of a New Year and changes for my books. I've decided to follow the example of the best selling authors who have started out as independent authors. New lower prices on my ebooks and some are even free! For now they are only on Smashwords  but will be sent to all other ebook … Continue reading New Lower Prices on all My EBooks!

Tech Tuesday: Compatible Microsoft Word Program


Ok fellow Smashwords writers, what word-compatible program have you found that uploads successfully? My MS Word corrupted 3 yrs ago and would not reload on my pc; the MS word online does not save in the correct format and ofc 365 charges to be used. Need a free download, word-compatible program that saves in the … Continue reading Tech Tuesday: Compatible Microsoft Word Program

Get over that Humpday, Smashwords Authors!


  Hey Smashwords Authors on Twitter! Find me on twitter (link on right or click here https://twitter.com/BrickONeil)  & I'll RT any Author partcipating in the sitewide @Smashwords #readanebookweek Give name and profile page:  #brickoneil http://smashwords.com/profile/view/BrickONeil

All my books 50% off on Smashwords’ “read an ebook week”


From March 3rd until March 9th, Smashwords is giving their Author's a chance to participate with adding their books to the sitewide sale to encourage ebook readership. During this period, I would like to announce all my books are 50% off! Each book has it's own code on the respective pages. If you've been wanting … Continue reading All my books 50% off on Smashwords’ “read an ebook week”

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!