Secret Nazi Bases on Mars!

Secret Space Program whistleblower, “Corey” Goode (aka GoodETxSG), has revealed astounding details involving classified activities on Mars and…

What’s Up With That: Why It’s So Hard to Catch Your Own Typos

The reason typos get through isn’t because we’re stupid or careless, it’s because what we’re doing is actually…

Duped into Adopting an Adult?

Do you think it’s possible for a person with dwarfism to pull off pretending to be a 9-year-old?…

Don’t Get Shriked!

The shrike impales it’s prey AND LEAVES IT FOR THE WORLD TO SEE! It’s telling you: FEAR ME,…

Be Inspired: Treehoppers’ Bizarre, Wondrous Helmets Use Wing Genes to Grow

These bugs have growths called helmets, and they can look like just about anything…including poop! But they’re causing…

Create the Perfect Elevator Pitch

What’s your book about? How you answer that question can mean the difference between an agent or publisher and relative obscurity. It can absolutely set you on the path to having a bestselling indie title.

5 Writing Prompts Sure to Get You Typing (from Reddit)

You’re a pro. You have tons of ideas. Right? But every once in a while, you might just need a kickstart. Or maybe you just want to try something new. Maybe you need some fresh material. A short story, perhaps? Try these writing prompts and post the link to your finished work in the comments!

Book Birthday: Child of the Fall by D. Scott Johnson

Happy book birthday to D. Scott Johnson! Book 3 of the Gemini Gambit series, Child of the Fall, is available now!


Book Birthday: Electric Skies by Belle Malory

Okay, so I’m also a little late on this book, too. Congratulations to Ink Slinger client Belle Malory…

Mail Call: Blood and Sand by Jennifer M. Lane

Look what came in the mail on Friday! Blood and Sand by Jennifer M. Lane. Get it now!

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