Category Archives: Books

Writing – It Soothes the Soul

This blog was inspired by a post I saw on Facebook the other morning. It was an article highlighting an artist in San Francisco, California, who creates art in sand on the beach at low tide. “A Man Takes A … Continue reading

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R.S. Guthrie Unveils “Veritas” And Promises There’s A Lot In Store For This Character

Earlier this month, “Eight The Hard Way”, an anthology of short stories contributed by eight masters of the Mystery and Thriller genre, hit publication. I set up an interview with R.S. Guthrie to not only discuss his short story “Veritas: Concubine” … Continue reading

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You’ve Read it Over and Over and It Looks Find, Right?

You’ve finished your book. Yay!! The work’s not over yet, though. You go back and re-read it, making revisions, read it again; give it to your significant other after each revision to read – heck, when you’re both finished, you … Continue reading

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Am I OCD on Editing?

If you’ve followed this blog, then you know I’m working on my first novel. From conception-to-present it has seemed years, and, actually, it has been two years when the storyline first hit me, but of course, I haven’t been working … Continue reading

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How Much Are You Selling Your eBook For?!

I was going through my timeline the other day on FaceBook and came across a post someone had placed, another author even, who said she would “… never again spend $9.99 for an ebook.”  Apparently she had recently purchased an … Continue reading

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OBT Hosts INK: EIGHT RULES TO A BETTER BOOK by R.S. Guthrie. A Book For Writers.

I’ve personally blogged on the release of “INK – Eight Rules To A Better Book” by R.S. Guthrie and when I learned of a chance to join in on the Orangeberry Book Tours event showcasing INK, I couldn’t pass up featuring … Continue reading

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The Next BIG Thing. Me!

This blog is a first for me in several ways. Although I’ve been nominated before for awards and blogged about it; and, participated in a blog tour, I have never been on a blog train. The Next Big Thing blog … Continue reading

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RECKONING, Newest Release from Author R.S. Guthrie. He Saved The Best For Last.

It’s a joy to once again come on here and talk about another book published by R.S. Guthrie. Reckoning, the last book in the Detective Bobby Mac Thrillers Trilogy has arrived to take its rightful place in this outstanding series. I … Continue reading

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Sometimes What You See Is What You Get Is Just Plain Wrong.

It used to be I would say to my friends, “I’m a What you See is What you Get, person.” I’m not sure when I actually changed, or as some would probably say, matured, in my thinking but I have … Continue reading

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