A Story About Reviews

Can I get sappy on you guys for a second? I was looking at this image on my computer. These are reviews for The Seventh Seed, which officially released less than a week ago, on October 24th. Reviews have been coming in since then, and as of a few minutes ago, it has 16 with…

Top 5 Lessons From Bad Writer

I have an alter-ego on Twitter. Her name is Bad Writer. She doesn’t have a million followers or viral tweets or anything like that. She exists merely to be the public face of my sarcastic side. And since I talk to writers a lot on Twitter, she focuses on writing. Since her creation in July,…

The Seventh Seed

Originally posted on DS&JM Reviews:
Reviewed by Jetana Mutter *This book was provided for an honest review When you hear ‘conspiracy theories’, people typically tend to think of the crazy people who like to wear tin foil hats that spew out all kinds of things. “Big brother is watching you”, “Aliens do exist”…

The Seventh Seed Is AVAILABLE NOW!

It’s finally launch day! The Kindle edition of The Seventh Seed (click here to order) is now available on Amazon. It’s at a special launch-day price of $1.99. The price goes up on Wednesday, so no procrastinating! Here’s that link again. If you’re still on the fence, check out the blurb and first chapter here. Or…

Book Review and Interview: The Seventh Seed

Originally posted on T.A. Henry:
Every so often an author blesses me with an early copy of their latest book and then agrees to a short interview to amuse my readers. Tomorrow marks the launch of Allison Maruska‘s latest novel, The Seventh Seed. Seed is the standalone sequel to The Fourth Descendant, and despite not having read it, I…

The Coolest Thing That’s Happened To Me

I’m currently in sunny Florida as a faculty member of the FWA Writers Conference. Yesterday, I presented my first workshop titled How I Sold 20,000 Copies of my Debut Novel in its First Twelve Months.  I received lots of amazing feedback afterwards. One guy wanted a selfie with me. That was flattering but not the…