Special Announcement by Lisa Lewis Moon!

Author Lisa Lewis Moon will continue to offer her e-book “House On Butcher Harbor” for just 99 cents. Check her blog for more details.

Check it out:

Claire Templeton escaped the horror of life on Butcher Harbor after graduation from high school. Now a fashion designer in New York City, Claire has to put her future on hold to return to Butcher Harbor when her mother attempts suicide. Thrust back into the world she grew up in, her past catches up with her quicker than she hoped.The ghosts of Templeton House are waiting for her. They want her back!

Meet the Author: Hugh Ashton

Author Hugh Ashton

Author Hugh Ashton was born in the UK and graduated from the University of Cambridge. He worked at a wide variety of jobs before settling into his current field in information technology. A long-standing interest in Japan led him to emigrate to that country in 1988, where he has remained ever since.

His book, “Red Wheels Turning,” an alternate history novel, is a prequel to “Beneath Gray Skies.” He released it late summer 2011. The book is mainly set in Russia in 1915-6, and on and under the Baltic Sea (yes,  there’s a submarine involved). In the book’s alternate timeline, the American Civil War never took place, but the Confederate States of America and United States of America remain separate nations. This has an affect on the way the Great European War (World War 1, without the Americans) was fought. Hugh says this is ancillary to the plot of “Red Wheels Turning,” but plays a part nonetheless. Continue reading “Meet the Author: Hugh Ashton”

Publish or Perish: by Special Guest, Author Chicki Brown

Author Chicki Brown

Nine years ago I started writing knowing absolutely nothing about the craft or the industry. Even though I had been an avid reader since grade school, I was totally oblivious as to how my favorite authors created the tales that kept me mesmerized for endless hours.

Thanks to a job layoff in 2002, it didn’t take long for writing to become an obsession. I wrote eight to ten hours a day. In the ensuing months and years, I read everything I could get my hands on about the craft and trolled the Internet for up-to-date information on the publishing industry. Continue reading “Publish or Perish: by Special Guest, Author Chicki Brown”