Monthly Archives: June 2013

Why our Books don’t Sell!

Here is an actual quote of a review of a popular book on Amazon.com. It has serious implications for all serious authors. “I can’t for the life of me figure out what is with the 4 and 5 star ratings. … Continue reading

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Gone, but not Forgotten!

What a week! We lose Vince Flynn, James Gandolfini, and Slim Whitman all within a five day span. What’s going on? Is this the old superstition “rule of threes?” You know, bad luck always occurs in groups of three. I’m … Continue reading

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Sidetracked. Again!!!

I have had some folks who care about my welfare ask me about the progress I’m making on the next Jack Steven’s adventure with his lovely and inventive partner Amy Larkin. I’d like to say that I am about finished … Continue reading

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Where “FREE” doesn’t always mean free. Who knew?

You know what I hate? Well, you know some of them already: fifteen “previews” on a movie disk I have purchased, telephone sales people who can’t speak English, raw onions, drivers who don’t watch out for motorcyclists, politicians (of all … Continue reading

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Did you get Yours?

There were 811 people who downloaded a free copy of “Tropical Knights” this past week. I hope you three who read this blog got yours (as in, “You’ll get yours!). Let’s do the math, people. 811 people downloaded it – … Continue reading

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One Year, and Counting!

I just noticed that I have been writing this blog for a year now. My how time flies. I want to thank the three people (other than my dog who is a better person than I am) for reading this … Continue reading

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One Star, Two Star, Three to get Ready!

I have two observations today. One is a pet peeve that I have ranted about before (and will continue to fight until I die, which at my age could happen at any minute so I have to get it out … Continue reading

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