All my self-published books are free now. I've given up trying to sell them and I've given up trying to build a platform. Either they don't sell and I have no readers and no money or I give them away and have some readers and no money. The latter seems the better option. Mostly, I've … Continue reading On Platforms
Why buy books when there are so many out there for free? For example, there are these Giveaways currently running with some good stuff in. Instafreebie Christmas in July (ends July 31 2018) Mysterious Science Fact - and Fiction (ends July 17 2018! Hurry, hurry, hurry!) Bookfunnel July Fantasy Extravaganza (ends July 31 2018) … Continue reading Why buy books?
Smashwords have a sale on with not-very-old magazines going for a dollar. Alban Lake Publishing has some good stuff going cheap. I bought a copy of Bloodbond (May 2018) for just $1. Bloodbond features stories about vampires, werewolves and shapeshifters. Also for a dollar, Disturbed Digest (June 2018). Horror and the macabre. Of course, there's … Continue reading Smashwords Summer Sale!
These Instafreebie Giveaways are still running but not for much longer. Hurry! Hurry! Epic Quests Christmas in July Mysterious Science- Fact and Fiction
I published a short story. All You Need is Yesterday was originally published in K-zine #11 but didn’t quite fit in any of my other collections so I’ve put it out as an individual thing. Here’s the link. It’s free at good e-bookstores and 99 cents on Amazon. Here’s a blurb. In a Dystopian future … Continue reading All You Need is Yesterday
Last night at bedtime my girlfriend mentioned 'the best-laid plans of mice and men.' I lay awake all night, tense and anxious. What are the mice planning? The Horror and Sci-Fi Celebration Giveaway on Instafreebie ends today. Hurry! It's possible the mice are planning to eat all the books. (Though I believe they're more interested … Continue reading Of Mice and Books
Here's a list of current Giveaways on Instafreebie. I have books on each of these (obviously) but so do lots of other marvellous independent authors. Horror and Sci-Fi Celebrations - ends 21 June Beach Reads - ends 25 June Epic Quests - ends 15th July Enjoy your free reading.