Tag Archives: Publishing

The Challenges of Self-Publishing!

I wrote this post back in August of 2013 for a site that was active at the time. PIA is no longer up and running so please don’t try to find it. I thought this post would be helpful for … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Author Marie Lavender

Please help me welcome author Marie Lavender to my Guest Post Segment of Jemsbooks Blog.  It is a pleasure to have you here, Marie. Please share your story about your books and writing. I started writing at the age of … Continue reading

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Interview with Author/Blogger/Publisher Susan Toy

  Please welcome, Susan Toy, who has many titles – multi-talented author, blogger, and publisher to my Guest Blog Segment. Thank you, Susan, for coming today. Can you please tell my readers and me a little about yourself and how … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Kristy Feltenberger Gillespie

Please help me welcome talented author, Kristy Feltenberger Gillespie, to the segment, Interview an Author.  Thank you, Kristy, for stopping by to share your book with me and my readers. 1.     When did you know that you wanted to be … Continue reading

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What Motivates and Inspires me.

What kinds of things motivate and inspire writers today? I, for one, love the spring and fall and the lovely weather that each season brings.  I love watching the birds feeding, such as the beautiful humming bird above and below.  They motivate … Continue reading

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Attention Parents!

Attention Parents: What genre do you read yourself?  I write for all ages – children, YA, and grownups, too! I would like to know what your favorite book is.  What have you read over and over again? I have written … Continue reading

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What a Wonderful Feeling!

Recently I received a letter from my dear Aunt Pat in California.  We keep in touch from time to time about the family.  It is always a joy to hear from her.  We have never met in person, believe it or not, … Continue reading

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Brief PiA – February 2014 Updates

Brief PiA – February 2014 Updates. Please go to PiA for updates and a new post.  Your support and friendship is appreciated by both Paul G. Day, founder of PiA and myself, co-founder. This site is for all Indie Authors … Continue reading

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Interview with Author Valerie Ormond

Welcome to Interview an Author – today I have the distinct pleasure of interviewing a fascinating and talented author, Valerie Ormond. Valerie has written the book, Believing in Horses. 1. How and when did you become interested in horses? My … Continue reading

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TSRA’s Book Covers

TSRA’s Book Covers. Wow, amazing book covers from my friend, Chris Graham, The Story Reading Ape!  Please go to the link above to see some samples and how to contact Chris.  He is one very talented Ape! A special ‘thank … Continue reading

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