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Author Copies of Holes in the Veil

These beauties arrived a few weeks ago and I thought I should share. Behold: author copies…

2021 Goals and 2020 in Hindsight

In 2019, there was a meme going around that said something similar to the following: 1720…

Drawing for THE GOBLETS IMMORTAL and a $100 Amazon Gift Card

Interested in winning some serious prizes? Click here: FANTASY NOVEL AND AMAZON GIFT CARD DRAWING. US…

Books Read in 2020

Maple Sugar by Tim Herd Ophelia by Lisa M. Klein Productivity for Authors by Joanna Penn…

Publishers Weekly’s Review

Psst! Publisher’s Weekly liked Holes in the Veil! Read more HERE! Keep your nose in a…

Tea Review

I tried some Bird & Blend teas a few weeks ago: Tea and Toast, Eton Mess,…

2020 Writer’s Christmas Wish List

Well, this year has been one crazy ride. I don’t need to go over the bad;…

Shop Small

Happy Thanksgiving! A day late, I know, but here we are. What did you do for…

Early Black Friday Sale

THE GOBLETS IMMORTAL e-book is on sale from Amazon now through the 29th of November (Sunday)…

Shades of Milk and Honey – A Book Review

SHADES OF MILK AND HONEY is a historical fantasy novel by Mary Robinette Kowal. Here’s a…

Street Team – Beth Wants YOU!

A street team (aka a launch team) can be critical to a book’s success. They’re the…

Halloween 2020

A day early but… HAPPY HALLOWEEN! This year, I’ll be staying indoors, porch light off. No…

The Goblets Immortal – In Bookstores!

The Goblets Immortal is in over a dozen brick and mortar Barnes & Noble stores across…

Book Three of The Goblets Immortal – News

Belated news: On October 5, 2020, in the wee hours of the morning, I finished draft…

Enola Holmes: A Short Review

Not fantasy-related in any way, but you should really give Enola Holmes a try. Not just…

Book Three is Long…for Me

The Hobbit is 95,356 words long. Book 3 is currently just over 94,000 words, and there…

Random Free Verse Poetry

The other week, I attended a free verse workshop via Zoom led by my librarian friend…

Happy Rosh Hashanah!

Today at sundown begins the Jewish New Year. Wishing my Jewish friends and family a very…

2020 and a Catch-Up

2020 has been a doozy for many of us. Okay, for ALL of us. I don’t…

It’s September!

It’s September. How did this happen? Didn’t we just begin June? On the other hand… FINALLY!…

Why The Hobbit Movie/s Disappointed Me

Confession time: I have only seen the first Hobbit movie in its entirety. The rest? I’ve…

The ISFP, Pantser and Procrastinator

 I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by. Douglas Adams…

Twitter Contest: $15 Amazon Gift Card Prize

Hey, guys. I’m running a contest on Twitter at the moment for a $15 Amazon gift…

Pre-Order Incentives for Holes in the Veil

I’m doing pre-order incentives again, this time for the second book in The Goblets Immortal trilogy:…

Bestsellers Lists!

So. I had a fun week! The Goblets Immortal e-book was on sale for 99 cents…