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Update on Promotions

So, as it’s approaching six months since ‘Getting Some’ was self-published on Kindle, I think it’s as good a time as any to take stock of where I am with the book and its promotion. As I mentioned in this post, … Continue reading

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Book Trailers – Take 2!

So I just read about Jan Moran’s great news on her blog. She popped up in my inbox as a new Twitter follower and, as I usually do, I clicked through to learn more about her. What an inspiration. First … Continue reading

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Indie Book Promotion – The Dark Side

One of the fascinating aspects of becoming an indie author is, to my mind, the tremendous learning curve in terms of marketing that comes with self-publishing your book. E-books are big right now. Publishers’ Weekly reported that self-published titles topped 764,448 … Continue reading

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‘Getting Some’ – Free Promotion

I made this great word-cloud with the help of the folks over at Word It Out just to say that another free promotion (free giveaway of ‘Getting Some’) is coming soon, guys …. stay tuned!

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Urban Fiction Book Review Loves ‘Getting Some’!

The results are in, people, and Urban Fiction Book Review loved ‘Getting Some’! Every single (positive) review is an absolute joy so it was once again Martini time in the Terrell household. Yay! If you’d like to read Miss Bookworm’s … Continue reading

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Party Over Here!!

Today I’m celebrating! There was a party in my house early this morning when we realised that a second great review had been posted on Amazon about ‘Getting Some’. As a new author, it is amazingly gratifying when even one … Continue reading

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More from Konrath

I’ve already mentioned how much I like JA Konrath’s blog advice. His blog is a treasure trove of self-publishing info. from him and selected guest bloggers. Here’s more that I found this morning and wanted to share: A Newbie\’s Guide to … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie!

Is it really Friday again already? Wow! Anyway, Friday means it’s time to publish another extract from ‘Getting Some’. Today’s extract is from Chapter 32 – Tasha’s just sold her engagement ring from Kerin after she ran the wrong way … Continue reading

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How to Choose A Title

You’ve done it. The book you slaved over for the past few months (or years) of your life is finally finished and about to go into final editing stage. Suddenly, somehow, the working title you thought was so cool 70,000 … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction – Some Men Are Salty

Here’s a bit of flash written by a friend of mine and reproduced on this blog with her permission: This last one I ate slowly, in small bites, chewing him well before swallowing. In between eating him, we talked. He … Continue reading

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