Category Archives: some form of humour

“PAY THE WRITER!” and Other Good Advice I Should Heed.

If I were to explain the roundabout way in which this whole exchange began, your eyes would start bleeding at the 5,000-word mark. So forgive me (or thank me) for being a bit brief about it. When I’m not writing … Continue reading

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My Writing Process: The Blog Tour

First: I thought it might be nice, and a little more personal, to actually say hello and welcome everyone to this special post – part of a blog tour (which I’ll explain momentarily) –  by literally saying hello! If ever … Continue reading

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Three cheers for “eXcitica”!

** NOTE (ongoing as of April 19th/14): There were some technical issues with the eXcitica site, so it is unfortunately down while Selena and her web folks are sorting it out. I’ll post an update when it goes live again! … Continue reading

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Lemons into Lemonade: “Too Hot For [Retailer]!!!” vs “Damnit…my book’s been yanked. Again.”

I’ve joked with fellow writers for a while now that I’d have to do something to offset that snarly feeling one gets when one receives an email saying one’s book has been pulled from a retailer’s shelves due to “[insert … Continue reading

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That Awkward Moment: When your mom’s book club chooses your erotica collection.

Remember when I said things had gotten weirder as far as family support for my writing goes? I hadn’t yet counted on the twist it all took on Thursday night. Picture this: you swing by to pick up your mom … Continue reading

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“Outed” as an erotica writer…to (or by) your family?

Something kind of strange and awkward is happening lately. I’ve been writing in the erotica genre for awhile now, though my choice to do so as an actual, paying job was more recent. Still, before I began actively marketing my … Continue reading

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When Amazon Yanks Your Book: How to Not Freak Out

Maybe I should pose that as a question rather than a statement; it comes off sounding as though I have an answer for it, and I really don’t, especially not over the past 48 hours. It’s one of those things … Continue reading

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