Geez, I’ve been all over the place in the past week. I’m back at Books by Violet talking about YA graphic novels. This time it’s a title that focuses on gaming, family obligation, and finding your life path (with some questionable supernatural help). Go here to see my thoughts on Gene Luen Yang’s Level … More Free read and new reviews up!
Through my ages-long leave of absence where I spent time wandering the hinterlands and exploring the far reaches of the world and absolutely did not hang out in my spare time recovering from walking pneumonia in my pajamas reading, I came across the book Caraval. I’ll probably review it at a later date, but … More General Reader Complaints: A list
Hey, remember that awesome book I wrote, Olde School? It’s currently up for grabs on the Juniper Grove Book Solutions Review Library, so if you request it you can read it for free in exchange for an honest review (Don’t let Clyde influence you. Please feel free to be honest). I’m still plotting out … More Calling readers and reviewers!
Time for another batch of the reviews other people want me to do for some reason! The story behind this is I had a geektastic talk with Sharon Stogner of I Smell Sheep Review Blog at Imaginarium, which led to me agreeing to do comic and movie reviews as I can. Really I just wanted … More Comic & Film Review Roundup 2
So along with people foolishly inviting my writer-type opinions on their sites, I’ve been invited to guest review for the awesome blog I Smell Sheep. And more than once, too! Seriously, this is something that’s been a ton of fun so far. While it’s still my policy to not officially review small press or indie … More Comic Review Roundup
There are some upcoming opportunities for readers, reviewers, bloggers, et al! Want to read for free? Heck, want to read Olde School for free? Seventh Star Press is looking for honest reviews for their Read to Review program. Basically, fill out a form, choose a title, read it, post your honest review, then you get … More Calling all Readers and Reviewers!
Wow, it was a busy start to the week yesterday! Time to catch everyone up before we move on to fun stuff today. I’ve got reviews, guest posts, a giveaway…it’s time to break it down (I feel like there should be a joke here, but I have no idea and my brain keeps strict joke … More Giveaways, guest posts, reviews, and all the rest
So Tomorrow Comes Media is doing a blog tour for Olde School, and we’re looking for people who might want to participate! Book Bloggers, Reviewers, etc – if you like different types of fantasy, paranormal titles, fairy tales, silliness, a dash of horror, and a blend of all of the above, please check out the … More Kick it Olde School and join the tour!
It’s been a long time since I’ve had a willing victim, but today G.L. Giles joins me in the interview hot seat! SJ: Every writer has some sort of process. Give us a glimpse into yours. Do you meticulously outline? Do you write depending on what calls are out there? *Bonus question – Do … More Author Interview: G.L. Giles
Today the lovely Sydney Logan has agreed to write a little something to keep everyone occupied and intrigued, and I’m very grateful to her for it! I love to get different people’s takes on the blessings and challenges of living a creative life. I feel it’s important for people to really understand what goes into … More Sydney Logan: On Being a Writer (and Holding Your Tongue)