Friday Fun Review: “Her Russian Billionaire” by Theodora Taylor

I finished this book a week ago, and up until now, I didn’t realize how I would structure this review for the best impact. But now I think I’ve figured it out. I thought it best to talk about just this book, and then about the author in general. While this is not the bestContinue reading “Friday Fun Review: “Her Russian Billionaire” by Theodora Taylor”

It’s here! The eStory, the Novel Series Wind-down, The Fear

It’s weird: the feeling of fear mixed with excitement and anxiety I felt this morning when I received the following 2 emails: Dear Y. M., Per your request, we’re writing to notify you someone has purchased your book: Congratulations! Your pre-order book “Twenty-Four Hours of Freedom” is live in the Kindle Store and it is available* forContinue reading “It’s here! The eStory, the Novel Series Wind-down, The Fear”

Writing Insight- December: Self-Publishing-An Indie Author’s Journey Begins

So I’ve decided – while wading through the overwhelming research and my many rejection letters and emails – to self-publish my first book. Partly, it’s to get the first book out there: it’s the first in an as-of-now trilogy, and the second one is outlined and 1/4 written. Partly, it’s to really see what IContinue reading “Writing Insight- December: Self-Publishing-An Indie Author’s Journey Begins”

Writing Insight: August –The Honeymoon Phase

I’m a little late (hey, give me some leeway; I’m a professor at the start of a semester!) on my monthly insight, but you have to understand. . . I’m on my honeymoon. Of course, I mean my writer’s honeymoon. That period where you’re just starting a novel. Maybe you’ve started writing the first draft,Continue reading “Writing Insight: August –The Honeymoon Phase”