Greetings everyone! I do hope where you are that the weather isn't as crazy as it is in California. If you've been following along, and even if not, I moved to a small town in Northern California in the Fall of 2020. It had always been my dream to retire from teaching and move to … Continue reading 2023 Starting Off with Romance Writing in the Air
I’ve recently fallen head over heels into ghost hunting. Over the last year and with the death of my father, I’ve decided to just go for it, and joined a local ghost hunting group that is located in Soquel, CA called: Avalon Visions Paranormal Investigations. I originally was writing a paranormal romance that involved ghost hunters. … Continue reading Marilyn Vix will be appearing at the October Mystical Minds Conference Oct. 8-9, 2022
Welcome to week 2 of the Book Blast for my Kindle Vella serial, Love Over Kpop. This week, there are six fabulous blogs all featuring my Vella story with information about this fabulous, new reading platform. I have to admit too, I've been doing my own serious reading on Vella as well. I'm still enjoying … Continue reading Week 2 of the Book Blast Tour For Kindle Vella Serial Series: Love Over Kpop
Mindstir Media is a great option to get yourself started in self-publishing. As many of you know, I wrote a beginner’s guide on how to get started in self-publishing called “Get Ready to Push the Button: A Beginner’s Guide to Self Publishing”. I put in a lot of tips in my book, including resources and … Continue reading Additional Tips For The Beginning Self-Published Author
In the middle of April, Amazon announced it's new serial publishing platform to be connected and managed through KDP by authors. Curious that this may be a fit for one of my novel projects, I checked out the options and decided to go with publishing through this new format. Since this is a new venture and … Continue reading What is Vella? A Look at Amazon’s New Serial Publishing Platform
It is now available. All of my self-publishing knowledge over the last thirteen years. I've been at this self-publishing thing for awhile now. And I've learned a lot. It's been called a gold rush by some, from about 2009 to 2011, and beyond. I would say that was mostly due to KDP, Kindle Digital Publishing, … Continue reading Interested in Self-Publishing Romance? I Just Wrote the Book On It!
So, some exciting news everyone. It is on the way. The sequel to Never Marry A Warlock is done and in the editing process as I write this. It's called: Never Date A Vampire. In the next few weeks, it will be feverishly put through all the writing steps to get it ready for everyone … Continue reading Never Date A Vampire, Sequel to Never Marry A Warlock, is on the way!
Just announced! Marilyn Vix will be speaking at this year's 2019 Silicon Valley Comic Con on the Self-Publishing panels and the Marketing Your Book Panel on Sunday, August 18. The self-publishing panel will be in Rm 111 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm. Come and find out how you can start self publishing. The panel will go … Continue reading Marilyn Vix Will Be On Self-Publishing & Marketing Panels at Silicon Valley Comic Con 2019
I love this time of year. It’s time to start thinking of summer reads. I had a chance to interview a fabulous, new author that has written a sizzling romance for your summer reading list. Deidre-Ann Anderson is a Jamaican author and freelance writer. She’s believed in hard work her whole life, and has dived … Continue reading Interview with Deidre – Ann Anderson
So, I have to admit, of the things I've had to research, this was one of the most fun things I've done. Last weekend, I was able to go on a paranormal investigation tour with Nick Groff from Paranormal Lockdown (formerly on Ghost Adventures). The investigation tour was held on the Queen Mary in Long … Continue reading I Went on a Paranormal Investigation to Research My New Novel: My Experience on Nick Groff’s Tour on the Queen Mary