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Is your eReader stealing your sleep?

As someone who is constantly searching for more sleep, I want to share this bit of information my doctor passed along to me last month. I’d been having even more trouble sleeping than normal, waking up several times a night, … Continue reading

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Why blogging is hurting authors–at least this one!

Blogging doesn’t sell many books. More books and word of mouth sell books, which is why I have really scaled back on my blogging. I simply don’t have time to write at the pace and quality I need to in … Continue reading

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Summer Book Crush! Great Reads for .99!

Hot sun, hot sand, cool drinks, dark tans. Ahhhh. But your summer won’t be complete until you land a new BOOK BOYFRIEND, right? Lucky for you, we’ve got you covered!     SUMMER BOOK CRUSH offers 50+ titles in many … Continue reading

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Sample Sunday: You Can Never Go Back Again

~A quick sample from my mystery suspense, TIN GOD.~ Nick stayed motionless on the bed. Heavy quiet, the kind cultivated by bone-numbing guilt and weariness, loomed over him. He hadn’t been back to Roselea since the funeral. Shameful, he knew. … Continue reading

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What makes readers connect to your story?

Writing close point of view and putting the reader directly in the character’s head is a key part of a successful book.  I’m guesting over at Janice Hardy’s blog today–my go to place for writing craft tips–and would love if … Continue reading

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Grab a copy of INTO THE DARK for $0!

Sorry about the lack of the word “free” in the title. I wanted to make it easy for my tribemates to spread the word. Anyway, on to business. I’m excited to announce that INTO THE DARK has been accepted by … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Who Is The Taker?

Hi all! I’m having trouble posting this link on Facebook, so I wanted to make sure I shared it with all of you. INTO THE DARK’s blog tour hits My Guilty Obsession today. I’m talking about the crazed stalker who … Continue reading

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Thriller Thursday: Redrum

No, we’re not talking about the iconic scene from The Shining (although that still sends chills down my spine). Today’s topic is the brand new Investigation Discovery show, Redrum, and its first case. I’ve been seeing previews for Redrum for … Continue reading

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Twisted Facts: The Human Body

Welcome to another fast Monday edition of Twisted Facts! This week, we’re talking about the amazing human body. Although we are very fragile, our bodies are also unique machines with some incredible abilities. Did you know: The acid in your stomach is … Continue reading

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Twisted Facts: Dumb Criminals

Welcome to my first edition of Twisted Facts! As most of you know, I’m a research nerd. Mondays will be about whatever odd fact on history, crime, technology and whatever else catches my eye. Dumb crime and bonehead criminals are a … Continue reading

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