So, back when this all happened in December 2016, I was an author that had a minimal amount owed to me by All Romance Ebooks, like around $10. I didn't want to take a settlement that was emailed to me that would give me 10 cents on the dollar. I have since chosen not to … Continue reading All Romance Ebooks (ARe) Bankruptcy and Closure Update July 2018
It was confirmed today at the welcoming breakfast by Katherine Falk that this will be the last RT for her and her husband. She will be retiring after thirty-five years of bringing romance readers, writers, cover models, editors and publishers all together to share their love of romance books at the Romantic Times Conference. The … Continue reading Breaking Romance News: Just announced Reno RT 2018 will be the last RT conference
So, it's been a year since I've had a story published. It's because I've been working so hard writing rough drafts of new projects and writing children's fantasy fiction. I spent a good portion of last year finishing my children's fantasy book series with the fourth and last book. I'm proud to say, it's done … Continue reading Writing Update: Kpop Romance in the works and more!
So, back in December last year when All Romance Ebooks (ARe) closed, I followed all the news, links and hoopla that ensued. Authors lost their money owed unless they took a pay out deal of 10 cents on the dollar that was owed. Readers had only mere days to download their titles before the website … Continue reading All Romance Ebooks (ARe) Update On Closure and Lori James
I recently attended a book launching panel with my local RWA group, Silicon Valley RWA, yesterday. I had some interesting a-ha moments that I realize I need to share. I felt this way due to the fact that all authors now, whether traditional published, self-published or a hybrid need to be aware how to do marketing … Continue reading Marketing Versus Sales: A Writer’s Take on AMS ads
So, I've started a new Wattpad project called Do It For Love. It started out as a write up that I had as as dream, probably from the fact I'd been watching "Cold Case" on TV and that my best friend died in 1997 from liver failure. But in my dream, I was watching a … Continue reading New Wattpad Project: Do It For Love (A Romantic Suspense)
EDITORIAL: These are just my opinions and views. They may get somewhat political, and you have been warned. I welcome open discussion about the topics and subjects discussed. But let's keep it friendly and peaceful. -Marilyn It's Friday, April 14, 2017 in California. I'm sitting doing a basic thing, clearing my email of all it's … Continue reading For The Love of Kpop and Kdrama: Korean Missile Crisis Worries