Monthly Archives: June 2013

What’s Your Brand?

In my quest to help authors navigate their path to literary success, I’ve learned how important it is for you to develop your brand. I asked an expert how one goes about doing that. Jeniffer Thompson describes herself as an award-winning … Continue reading

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The Power of Positive Thinking

When Laurie Fagen played basketball as a child, she learned from her father how to visualize success. He taught her to sit in the family room with the lights off, close her eyes and let her mind see herself dribbling … Continue reading

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Life is What Happens When You’re Making Other Plans

Betty Webb is the author of the Lena Jones and the Gunn Zoo mystery series. Her most recent books are Desert Wind (from the Lena Jones series, released in January 2012) and The Lama of Death (from the Gunn Zoo … Continue reading

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Winner of 2013 Poisoned Pen Press Contest

As the winner of the 2013 Poisoned Pen Press (PPP) Discover Mystery Contest, Eileen Brady won $1,000 plus her first publishing contract. PPP will publish her novel, Dog Shows are Murder, in 2014. “When Jessica Trimble, the publisher, told me … Continue reading

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An Interview with Kris Neri

I had the privilege of hearing Kris Neri speak at a recent meeting of the Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths chapter.  I thought you’d enjoy learning about her. Kris writes the madcap Tracy Eaton mysteries, featuring the daughter of eccentric Hollywood … Continue reading

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