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  • SFF Seven Tuesday: Getting Unstuck From Writer's Block November 7, 2017
    Writer's Block. Happens to the pros, to those panicking through NaNoWriMo, and to every writer in between. This week, the traditionally published, the self-published, and the hybrid-published authors of the SFF Seven Blog are offering their Top 3 Tips to Getting Unstuck.Hop over to see how I overcome the block that strikes near the beginning of […]
  • SFF Seven Tuesday: Halloween Fiction October 24, 2017
    Toothfairy from Hellboy 2It's Halloween flash fiction week on the SFF Seven blog. Today, I attempt a bit of fright night prose...and possibly prove that my creative-writing professor was right when he told me to steer clear of penning poetry.  ~ack~So here, let the Toothfairy from Hellboy 2 lead you over to the SFF Seven […]
  • SFF Seven Tuesday: Don't Touch That: The 3rd Rail in Fiction August 8, 2017
    Happy Tuesday, All! Yes? No? Maybe? It's Tuesday, so I'm over on the SFF Seven Author's blog talking about including taboo topics your work. What do cat turds, asbestos, and crushed dreams have to do with that?Click over to find out: Don't Touch That: The 3rd Rail in Fiction
  • SFF Seven Tuesday: Email Marketing Lists July 11, 2017
    This week on the SFF Seven Authors' Blog: Email Marketing and Building Your Subscriber List. Shrieks of dismay. Eye rolls and cringes. Allusions to the hunched and wheezing skeeve scrabbling out of the shadows to scream, "Buy My Book." Yep, that was pretty much the reaction of my fellow bloggers to the topic.Nobody wants to […]
  • SFF Seven Tuesday: Marketing Books Via Rich Media June 13, 2017
    It's Tuesday, so I'm over on the SFF Seven Authors' blog. This week's discussion is about the value of marketing your books using book trailers, video clips, and rich media ads. Are they better than static ads? Is the investment worth it for a self-pub author?Stop by and read my two cents on Gettin' Flashy: […]
  • SFF Seven Tuesday: Writing Long vs Short Stories August 2, 2016
    It's Tuesday so I'm over that recently renamed SFF Seven Authors Group Blog (was the Word Whores). This week we're discussing our preferences for writing short vs long stories.Hop over to see if I'm a short, long, or switch.
  • Word-Whore Tuesday: Reviews April 26, 2016
    This week "Reviews" is the topic for the Word Whores. Today, I express my deep, deep love of the reviewer and explain why I won't review books. But if you want my two cents on random stuff from shoes to kitchen gadgets, I'm on it.
The SFF Seven Authors' Blog

Every Tuesday, join KAK on the group blog of seven authors who write a mix of sci-fi, fantasy, horror, and/or romance. Blog topics cover the business of publishing, the craft of writing, the agonies of marketing,  and the occasional bit of flash fiction.