Monthly Archives: September 2011

Thesaurus Thursday

Reading through books by some new authors lately, I’ve developed a trend for highlighting unusual words choices. For those that may not be familiar with writing guidelines, typical commercial adult fiction is targeted at word choices that meet a high … Continue reading

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Short Story publishing and Amazon Fire

This is primarily a writer posting. I’ve run across a few things I think are worth highlighting for fellow writers, though the last item is for readers as well. First I have a small segue so please bear with me. … Continue reading

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Author Interview: LW Herndon

While I’m a romance author, I actually read a good deal of straight urban fantasy stories (non-romance), many with male protagonists. My non-romance to-read pile is actually higher than the romance pile, at this point. I suspect because it’s a … Continue reading

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Author Interview: LJ DeLeon

I’m very pleased to have urban fantasy author LJ Deleon answer some questions about her incredible new  Warriors for Light Series and tell us about her first book, Warrior’s Rise. KH: Please tell us about your series, Warriors for Light. … Continue reading

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LJ Deleon interviews Gargoyle – Fritz of Warrior’s Rise

I want to welcome LJ Deleon to the blog today. An author of a wonderful new romantic urban fantasy series, the Warriors for Light, she’s here to interview one of her most endearing characters in the first three books, Fritz. … Continue reading

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Indie Publication for Best Selling authors

Perhaps I should have phrased this as “bestselling authors who have decided to self-publish their backlists.” Not as sensational, but just as relevant. Turmoil churns in major writer’s organizations between those who feel self-published authors and the lack the professionalism … Continue reading

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New Movies & Indie Book Blowout

I’ve been in hibernation working on edits, and stories, and a wee bit of vacation but I’m perking back up now. So two bits of info. The first is what looks like a fun new animated movie next year. Defiant … Continue reading

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