Barbara Hinske – #cocktailconversations Welcome to the first edition of Cocktail Conversations! My first guest is Barbara Hinske, author of the BookBub Bestseller Coming to Rosemont. Bette: Today Barbara Hinske and I are getting together for frozen margaritas and a few tasty tidbits. I’ve also stashed aside some key lime… Read more »
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PASSING THROUGH PERFECT won the 2015 Reader’s Favorite Gold Medal for Southern Fiction! Set in the aftermath of WW2, Passing through Perfect is the story of Benjamin Church, a Black sharecropper in the hardscrabble back roads of Alabama. It is a story rife with the injustices of the South and… Read more »
Writers can do strange jobs before they get their big break. I saw this infographic online and it reminded me of the different jobs I’ve had over the years before becoming a full-time writer. The strangest one was when I was the Marketing Director for an invention marketing company. Inventors… Read more »
Summer Reading Habits – #fanfun I’m a huge fan of Goodreads and found this graphic with information about reading habits during the summer. What do you think? Do you fit any of these categories? Do you read differently during the summer than during the rest of the year?
Independent Author Network Awards – #fanfun WOOT WOOT! Just got a super lovely e-mail announcing that PASSING THROUGH PERFECT is a Historical Fiction Finalist in the Independent Author Network Book of the Year Competition. This is a Fabulous Group with tons of great authors so I am very, very honored…. Read more »
Indie Next Generation Competition – #fanfun Isn’t this lovely! The Award Medal from the Indie Next Generation Competition. It is for Passing through Perfect, happy feet doing a dance!
Newsletter subscribers giveaway! Here’s a special contest just for my newsletter subscribers! What getaway place holds a special memory for you – a cozy nook on the back porch? a day at a special park or beach? a country or vacation? Who knows, your comments might show up in a… Read more »