Veronica Bale

MUSINGS, RAMBLINGS AND THE OTHER STUFF IN MY HEAD

Author friends: Do you blog? Are you thinking about implementing it into your marketing strategy? A word of caution if you are—for your blog to be effective, the majority of your posts should not be about you or your books. … Huh??? I know. Sounds kind of backwards, right? But the truth about blogging is …

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“I don’t believe anyone ever suspects how completely unsure I am of my work and myself and what tortures of self-doubting the doubt of others has always given me.” It may surprise you to learn that this quote is from none other than Thomas “Tennessee” Lanier Williams the 3rd, one of the most celebrated playwrites …

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No matter what our genre, we authors – traditionally published, self-published and aspiring – can agree to one absolute truth: All writers are readers first and foremost! We scribblers are influenced heavily by what we read. Some books make a positive impression, some a negative one. Then there are some that have made such a lasting impression …

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“I loved that book. I really felt like I could not relate to the characters one bit.” Said no one ever. Writing real characters is an essential feature of a story that moves readers and pulls at their heart strings. Yet it’s one of the most misunderstood elements of fiction. Ranking right up there with …

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CONTEST ALERT: Comment on our post, like, or share anywhere on social media and you could have a chance to win one of 3 copies of Part Time Princess OR a $10 Amazon gift card! Don’t forget to use our contest hashtag #CTRIAF Hold tight to your tiara, grab your scepter and be prepared for the …

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Hello all, A quick note to all my writer friends about the latest content alert from Boroughs Publishing Group for anyone that’s interested. Below are the details. Cheers for now, V LOVE WINS – The Diversity Contest   We’re looking for new stories that are novella – novel length (40,000+ words)  The H/H must be ethnically diverse and/or LGBTQ+  …

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Today is the day! A Noble Deception has officially been released, and has made it to e-bookstore shelves! I couldn’t be more proud! Check it out! Hugs, Veronica Amazon Smashwords All Romance Ebooks Soon to be followed by Barnes & Noble, Kobo and Apple “The best response to a marriage proposal EVER…” FicCentral Book Blog …

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Every self-published author has a reason for going the indie route. For some, it’s because they’ve grown tired of querying publishers and agents, only to be rejected time and again. For others, it’s because they’ve been traditionally published already, have established their name and their following of loyal readers, and are now ready to see …

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***Check out our CONTEST ALERT at the end of our Feature … A casual summer fling is the antidote to their grief. A long-buried mystery brings them danger and intrigue. Suddenly, their fling becomes anything but casual! Today on the Indie Author Feature with Coffee Time Romance and More, I’m pleased to welcome Nan Reinhardt, author of The Summer …

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