Hey friends; awards season is on us again, and because no one should ever self-reject, I’d like to present some of the stuff I’ve done this year for your consideration. If anyone who is considering making nominations wants a review copy of any of these, I can provide e-copies in pdf upon request (and would […]
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As always, I’m doing National Novel Writing Month! Perhaps you’re not familiar: NaNoWriMo is a marathon for writers. The challenge is to write a 50,000 word novel, in a month! How you do this is by writing about 1667 words a day; eating the elephant one bite at a time. I never would have been […]
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By me! Everyone says that indie publishing is the wave of the future. Avoiding gatekeepers, who are often prejudiced against particular ideas or demographics, and putting your work out there to see if it will sink or swim on its own, puts the power (and the money) back in the hands of the writers. I […]
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I’m celebrating my book release and doing a fall Patreon membership drive, and I’m putting some pretty skookum prizes on the line! LINK TO ENTER HERE! Contest runs from September 15 to September 30, 2018.
My Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/SableAradia
HOW IT WORKS:
- Join my Patreon at any level! (See link above, in the video endscreen & video cards, or on the top of my channel page) Value: 5 entries
- Invite others to join! Get them to tell me you sent them in the comments of one of the posts or the comments section of this video! Value: 3 entries per referral. You can enter once each day.
- Enter the draw at the Rafflecopter link above. Keep adding an entry every time you get a referral.
- You can also gain additional entries by visiting my Facebook page, Tweeting about the giveaway (make sure to tag me @SableAradia,) or following my Twitter. Value: 1 entry per social media interaction. You can do this once each day too.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
- Prizes will not be awarded until the minimum number of new Patrons to justify them is reached
- Prize books can be signed or unsigned as you prefer
- I will need your email address to communicate with you
- I will need to get your snail mail address to send you your book
- If you win a book you already own, you may choose 1 of any of the other books featured in the draw
- I will handle the cost of the books and the shipping, but you are responsible for any relevant duties or taxes
- No cash value will be awarded
- You must remain a Patron for at least 3 calendar months to collect your prize
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Once Upon a Time in the Wyrd West by Diane Morrison My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is the long-promised print collection of the first six of the Wyrd West Chronicles, originally written as an ebook serial. Some minor changes to the text have been made in order to facilitate the flow of a […]
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By Renee Scattergood
Welcome to another Friday Author Spotlight! This week I have Diane Morrison here to tell us about her upcoming fantasy novel, Once Upon a Time in the Wyrd West, from her Wyrd West Chronicles. She needs help funding her book release and is giving away some great gifts, including a copy of the book when it’s released on the 1st of September, for those who contribute. She’s also shared a guest post, so keep reading!
Diane Morrison lives with her partners in Vernon, BC, where she was born and raised. She likes pickles and bluegrass and hates talking about herself. An avid National Novel Writing Month participant and gaming geek, she is proudly Canadian and proudly LGBTQ. She is currently managing the official SFWA YouTube channel, where she gets to interview some of her favourite authors and other interesting people in the SFF field. Recently she received an Honorable Mention in the Writers of the Future competition. Under her pen name “Sable Aradia” she is a successful Pagan author, a musician, and a professional blogger. After a lifetime of putting the needs of her family first, she is striking out to become what she always wanted to be; a speculative fiction writer.
Read the full article on Renee Scattergood’s blog.
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You’re a hobbit and you don’t like adventure. You think originality is dangerous! You should NEVER bring a unique setting to fantasy or science fiction! And God help you if you MIX the two! You believe that stories about people and their very human motivations are boring, even if you punctuate them with lots of […]
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