Comfort Zone

I am currently living in an out of my comfort zone reality. Everything I’ve ever known as been turned upside down and I’m in a place, literally and figuratively, I never thought or imagined I would be. In spite of my discomfort, I do find comfort from an all-knowing, all-everything Comforter. He reminds me that although I’m not where I thought I would be, He has me and my family right where He wants us: … Continue reading

Tips for Aspiring Authors [#23] Engage your audience

Have you finished your first book and are wondering what to do next? How about engaging your circle of friends and people who have already read or purchased your book or story? You have social media accounts, right? I have several social media profiles: Two Facebook public pages for promotional/informational stuff and two actual profiles. One profile is for me and the other is for my character, Stanley Thompson. I also have Twitter, Instagram and … Continue reading

Interview with Stanley Thompson | The man readers love to hate

It is my goal to get readers up close and personal with the characters they read about as I continue my interview series with the main characters from Too Many Lies. Last week I spoke with Deidre Thompson, this week it’s Stanley’s turn to sound off. DGR: Thank you for your time, Stanley. So, we’ve heard from your ex-wife, Deidre, now it’s your turn. I am happy you accepted my interview request. Tell us a … Continue reading

Interview with Deidre Thompson | Why didn’t you leave sooner? (Part 2)

Part 2 of my interview with Deidre Thompson, the main character in Too Many Lies. Click here to view the trailer. DGR: Deidre, after last week’s post, there was buzz surrounding the book and your story. A woman even sent me a message stating she hated the fact  that she hadn’t read the book yet because as she began reading your interview, she felt bad because of the spoilers in your interview. She promised to … Continue reading

Too Many Lies is free Labor Day weekend (Fri-Sat)

This is what  happens when you have your hands in too much stuff at once. I just happened to be cruising Amazon and noticed my book was free this weekend. Yeah, I scheduled it that way a while back when I was trying to be efficient and do “intentional marketing,” but I totally forgot about it. I’m glad I noticed or else I wouldn’t have been able to promote it on my social media sites. … Continue reading