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Three Fun and Easy Kindle Tips for Writers

Have you ever wished that you could preview and proofread your Microsoft Word (.DOC, .DOCX) manuscript on your Kindle before uploading it to Amazon KDP, or maybe find a convenient, … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 · 21 Comments

Planning a Successful Author Event

How does one create a successful author event–you know, the book launch, the coming out party, the please buy my book fair? Back in 2011, I drove to Chateau LaMair in Granite … Continue reading

July 12, 2015 · 16 Comments

5 Ways to Shape Your Success as a Writer

While reading an article by Kathleen McCleary titled “5 Ways To Get Luckier,” it hit me that the very same strategies she listed for shaping the good fortune in your … Continue reading

May 18, 2015 · 21 Comments

Interview with Dean Koontz: “Metaphysics are the ink in my pen.”

Genre is a subjective marketing category that often misleads rather than informs. Some books defy classification, especially books by Dean Koontz. How do you pin down stories that fit at … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · 14 Comments

Dean Koontz: That guy with “horror” tattooed on his forehead.

Dean Koontz prefers to avoid genre labels. By his own admission, he writes “cross-genre novels in a mainstream style, with elements of comedy and social commentary and philosophical speculation.” That … Continue reading

February 9, 2015 · 24 Comments

Visionary Fiction on the Genre Shelf

Visionary fiction is not metaphysical fiction. Visionary fiction is not magical realism. Visionary fiction is not religious fiction or sci-fi or fantasy. What will it take for traditional publishers to … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · 18 Comments

Visionary Flop to Best Seller

What if I were to tell you that one of the best selling books in history is visionary fiction? Say what? Yep, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho, one of the most widely … Continue reading

September 22, 2014 · 40 Comments

Synchronicity, Meaningful Coincidences

Before I became a serious writer, my powers of observation made me about as Sherlock Holmes-like as an open secret or plastic glasses. In other words, I was a perfect antonym for … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · 27 Comments