Shameless Self-Promotion: #Romance for #ValentinesDay

Ciao, friends. In honor of Valentine’s Day, I want to throw my hat in the proverbial romance ring (I’ve heard somewhere that love is a battlefield) and remind everyone about my selection of titles fit for this time of year. Here are brief descriptions of my work: Like alchemy, prophecy, and deep family roots? TryContinue reading “Shameless Self-Promotion: #Romance for #ValentinesDay”

Fast Fifteen with Author Harmony Kent

Today’s Fast Fifteen feature spotlights Harmony Kent. Harmony is famous for her laughter and has made quite the name for herself. As she says, she’s also “… um, a writer … and fairly well known for that, too.” She’s even won a few awards. Harmony lives in rural Cornwall with her ever-present sense of humourContinue reading “Fast Fifteen with Author Harmony Kent”

A Hop Across the Pond (With a Good Book)

Ciao! Today dawned overcast, a little rainy. Sort of the way I picture the UK. Sure, I know the whole country isn’t like that (at least, not all the time), but I’ve never had the pleasure of visiting, so I only have the stereotypes to go on. I mention this because I’m virtually “hopping acrossContinue reading “A Hop Across the Pond (With a Good Book)”

Giveaway Winners Announced

Today’s post is short and sweet. I’m announcing my winners from the RRBC Spring Book and Blog Party. Drumroll, please… The first place prize of an Amazon gift card is awarded to Harmony Kent! The second place prize of a Medici Protectorate series SWAG pack goes to Teri Polen! Congratulations, Harmony and Teri. I’ve alreadyContinue reading “Giveaway Winners Announced”

Lots of Writing News Today

Do you ever feel like some days nothing is going on and on other days, there’s almost too much to keep up with? Today is the latter of the two for me. First, I hope you’ll join me over at Rochelle Weber’s site, where Mind Control‘s hero, Vinnie Falco, has an illuminating interview with theContinue reading “Lots of Writing News Today”

Harmony Kent’s Fictional Tour of the Forest of Dean

Today, the Story Empire Roadshow takes me to visit author P. H. Solomon, while I host author Harmony Kent. I’m so glad to have her here for the first time. Let’s give her a warm welcome. Take it away, Harmony! Hello, everyone, Harmony Kent here. Welcome to my tour stop on the Story Empire Roadshow.Continue reading “Harmony Kent’s Fictional Tour of the Forest of Dean”

Let’s take this show on the road!

Originally posted on Story Empire:
Hey gang, Craig here. As you know, Story Empire is a cooperative effort of six talented authors. We try to bring you some wonderful content on this blog, but we’re all authors, too. Doing a bit of collaborative promotion is part of the deal. This week we’re going on the…

Keeping the End in Mind as You Write

Hey, gang. Happy Hump Day! Over at Story Empire today, Harmony Kent is talking about planning stories and keeping the end in mind when you write. She offers some great tips for pantsers and plotters. Why not check it out and leave her a comment? You can find her post here. Hope to see youContinue reading “Keeping the End in Mind as You Write”

Droll Definitions

Originally posted on Story Empire:
Hello SEers! Harmony here. I hope this finds you all well today 🙂 In the spirit of fostering creativity, I thought we’d have a bit of fun today by playing with definitions. We writers can spend a lot of time looking up word definitions in dictionaries or online. Just for…