Why in the world am I giving away my books for free?

As I've done with my other books, I'm offering Book 5, Safety Assured Leaving East of Medicetti for free as a .pdf file on my website. No, this makes absolutely no financial sense whatsoever. It's the second place I'm offering it for free (Smashwords has the download for free) and when Amazon notices, it too will … Continue reading Why in the world am I giving away my books for free?

Book 5 IS HERE! Get it in e-book or paperback!

It's HERE! Safety Assured Leaving East of Medicetti, Book 5 is now available as an e-book ($.99) and in paperback ($13.50) (soon to be as a paperback on Amazon, too). You can also find it on Smashwords for FREE!   (Why for free? When you read Chapter 13, I think you'll understand. "Freely given, freely shared." And … Continue reading Book 5 IS HERE! Get it in e-book or paperback!

Book 3–The Mansions of Idumea–is here!

It's alive!  (Love seeing those words from Amazon.) Book 3: The Mansions of Idumea is available on Kindle ($2.99) AND in print ($14.95). And yes--FREE KINDLE DOWNLOAD days are coming: April 28-30, and May 5-6. And even better--ALL THREE BOOKS will be available for free download those five days. Tell your friends! Tell your enemies! Tell your … Continue reading Book 3–The Mansions of Idumea–is here!

Quit complaining–it’s free!

Once again I’ve been astonished and overwhelmed by the generosity of complete strangers. The world is a marvelous, sharing community, via the Internet. No, I don’t mean that sarcastically, even though my close friends know what a grumpy cynic I am. I mean it sincerely. Yes, there are individuals who are greedy—hoaxsters, thievers of data … Continue reading Quit complaining–it’s free!

Four solutions to Christmas shopping

Because I read that blogs should have lists, I've written one about how to get your last-minute Christmas shopping done WITHOUT shopping. (Which is more appropriate than "Four ways to unclog the mess in the toilet," because I have only three so far.) So how do you finish shopping? With FREE Kindle DOWNLOADS! (CAPS and … Continue reading Four solutions to Christmas shopping