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As I’m putting the finishing touches on my latest novella, AS IT IS IN HEAVEN, I am also getting ready to spend the winter months holed up and marketing my other twelve books. I do this intensive…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Spelling Dec 3, 2014.
After almost a solid month of plotting, characterization, pacing, and creating setting, I finally wrote the last sentence to my new novel before I start the revision process. Feeling elated I sat…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Spelling Dec 10, 2014.
I’m sure if you’re a reader or author you’ve heard about Amazon’s new prime membership for books. For a monthly fee a reader can now purchase an unlimited amount of ebooks for as long as they remain…Continue
Started Jul 21, 2014
Author of gritty, noir thrillers and middle grade/YA science fiction and paranormal.
Time is flying!
Wow, I can’t believe it’s been nearly a month since my last post. When I first started this blog four years ago I made it a point to post writing related articles every other day. And I did for years. Just goes to show how quickly time passes when you’re involved in a project.
What project you may ask?
As I wrote in my last post I have been working feverishly re-writing my three book middle grade sci/fi series. I wrote the…Continue
Posted on March 17, 2015 at 1:21pm
It’s been a few weeks since my last post and I’ve been busy. Finishing THE END TIME and AS IT IS IN HEAVEN this year has drained me a bit of my creativity. Though recently I have been getting ideas for my next project.
In the meantime, I have taken on the task of rewriting, re-editing, and reformatting my three book middle-grade sci-fi series (adults will love it, too) that I completed way back in 2003. I plan on re-publishing the books individually and as a box set. Each…Continue
Posted on February 24, 2015 at 11:37am
My latest dystopian sci-fi THE END TIME is being featured on Free Kindle Books and Tips. It's on sale today! Please check it out. Combined reviews 4.6 out of 5 stars.
In the future there is a device that will show you how and when you will die. Bob Bradly has forty-eight hours to save everyone on the planet.
Posted on February 12, 2015 at 1:08pm
It’s Monday morning and my weekend promotional blitz is winding down though I am still selling books. I must say the results of my blitz were quite surprising. Four years ago, when I first started indie publishing my large catalog of titles, I spent a small fortune on advertising on reader-friendly sites like KND and Kindleboards. They were considered the biggies and prices and competition were high.
I never got a return on my investment. Yes, I did sell a lot of books, and I…Continue
Posted on February 2, 2015 at 11:35am