Monthly Archives: May 2011

Author Spotlight: Michael A. Ventrella, Author–Not That Guy On The World’s Biggest Loser (Part 1)

by Tracey Morris (originally published at: http://writertracy.livejournal.com/197182.html) Author Michael A. Ventrella used to think he had an unusual name. Then a man named Michael Ventrella won a reality TV show contest entitled The World’s Biggest Loser. Now, when people see … Continue reading

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Magical Words

by David Coe The writers of the Magical Words blogsite (http://magicalwords.net) — David B. Coe, Faith Hunter, Misty Massey, C.E. Murphy, A.J. Hartley, and Stuart Jaffe — are pleased to announce the release of the first Magical Words book! For … Continue reading

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Value of Anthologies

by Danielle Ackley-McPhail You know…I hear an awful lot that the major publishers don’t do anthologies because there is no money in them. Well, if I’ve said before I’m saying it again, I’m not in this business for the money … Continue reading

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Paranormally Speaking

By Tina R. McSwain Paraskevidekatriaphobia Paraskevidekatriaphobia, the irrational fear of Friday the 13th. Derived from the Greek for Paraskevi (meaning Friday), dekatreis (meaning thirteen), and phobia (meaning fear). (The fear of just the number 13 is called triskaidekaphobia.) The number 13 … Continue reading

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Paranormally Speaking

By Tina R. McSwain (My apologies, the Paranormally Speaking segment is running behind from Friday due to illness in the family) The Second Instance of a First Last week, I spoke about firsts in my paranormal career and how they … Continue reading

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A Great Project

by Chris Jackson We did a great talk at Ron Russell Middle School in Portland, Oregon yesterday. I did a talk on writing, and we brainstormed on a short story project – they provided the ideas, characters, genre, plot and … Continue reading

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Freebie Friday

Our guest blogger, Lori Handeland, is giving away magnets and bookmarks for joining her Full Moon Club at: http://www.lorihandeland.com/full_moon_club.html

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