Category Archives for Reading

Review: Dreams of Chaos by Allen Stroud

I’m not much of a professional book reviewer.* Though I do read a lot and try to pinpoint what it is I like or don’t like about a book, I often don’t make it public. It’s more like

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Liebster Award

The Liebster Award is given to new bloggers as a way of saying ‘Hello’ or rather ‘Hallo’ as the word Liebster is taken from the German language. (I stole that line from Danny’s blog. But

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Creating content … and wearing hats

Recently I’ve been trying to promote my book and let me just say that working in education and writing fantasy on the side does not automatically transform you into a marketing expert. In fact, it’s

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HULK SMASH: SPFBO 2016

/rant mode on The Self Published Fantasy Blog Off is  competition involving self published fantasy authors (like me). 300 authors sent in their manuscripts. Ten bloggers will make a choice and put forward

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The Book of Jorg: Review of The Broken Empire Trilogy

Last week I read the entire Broken Empire Trilogy by Mark Lawrence. Let’s talk about that. First, I’ll start with an epiphany I recently had while reading a book on how to write 5000 words

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Review: The Long Way Down

I’m always reading. Here’s something I’ve recently finished and given a five star review on Amazon.de. I heard Craig Schaefer‘s interview on the Rocking Self Publishing Podcast and was impressed

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