It has always been my belief that hard work shouldn’t go to waste. I also believe that if something is not a good fit in one place, there’s always a place for it elsewhere. The following showcase was deemed incorrect for a magazine I submitted to, so I’m sharing it here with you. Greetings to … Continue reading Showcasing Author Clients
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Recently in the Featured Author of the Week J Franklin Payne #WordPressWednesday
section, we met and began to get to know, author J. Franklin Payne and his book Thread.
Today, he is back to share a bit of the book with us.
Hello Readers of Patty’s World.
I’m happy to be returning to you with an excerpt of Thread for your reading enjoyment.
In my book, I write about Corporate Corruption in 1976, San Francisco. It was out of control but what is happening now in 2021, is insane. Just like what Kyle Stone had to do. He was given the mission of getting the goods on a Senator by using sex to entrap him. Kyle then gave the tapes to the CIA to use to get him out of office. Read more in Thread, an amazing story.
Senator in Las Vegas
It did not take long…
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Thank you to Susan May for keeping us up to date with what is going on with Audible. The next meeting with them is tomorrow. Good luck and here's hoping something good comes out of this. https://www.susanmaywriter.net/single-post/we-re-not-gonna-take-it-audible-s-response-to-audiblegate
With Cac, the Proofreader WORD WAR is back. I will be doing these each Tuesday, and they will be much shorter than before...at least I will attempt that! Let's go! Affect v. Effect. Affect is 𝐮𝐬𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐲 a verb. It means to impact or change. Transform. "How did that affect you?" Effect is 𝐮𝐬𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐲 a noun, … Continue reading Word War is BACK – Affect/Effect
Goodreads Ransom Scam And The Platform's Astonishing Indifference January 13th, 2021 A number of authors are being attacked by scammers who first post multiple fake 1-star reviews and ratings on Goodreads and then demand ransom to take them down. If you are not a book geek, you might not be familiar with Goodreads. … Continue reading Goodreads Ransom Scam by Alina Leonova
I received this email today and thought I'd share. It seems we are going to have to pay for Global Distribution for each and every ebook we upload... If you wish GLOBAL... Dear Lulu Author, We’re contacting you today because you currently have Ebook projects using our Global Distribution service.Effective February 15th, 2021, … Continue reading LULU eBook Update
A short blog post about emails and files!! It seems many people either don't realise, forget or just don't think about files they've attached to emails and sent to contractors, publishers, editors etc., etc. Why do I say this? If you send a file to someone... anyone, then you should still have a copy of … Continue reading Emails and Files
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Hello to Everyone!
Here’s a special announcement from author and proofreader Jo Elizabeth Pinto!
Finally! I’ve been on pins and needles for the last two months, and that’s not a fun place to be.
My latest book, “Apples of Gold: Timely Advice When the World Doesn’t Seem Lovely” has been released as an audiobook. It’s done by Marni Penning, the same person who narrated “Daddy Won’t Let Mom Drive the Car: True Tales of Parenting in the Dark,” and I’m in awe of her performance.
About the book.
NEW RELEASE 2020
APPLES OF GOLD
TIMELY ADVICE WHEN THE WORLD DOESN’T SEEM LOVELY
BY JO ELIZABETH PINTO
Author Website: https://www.brightsideauthor.com
“Timely advice is lovely, like golden apples in a silver basket.” (Proverbs 25:11, NLT)
The turbulent times we live in require us to look at our changing world in new ways if we hope to find the blessings that will sustain…
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I’d like to introduce you to my latest Tell-It-To-The-World Marketing (Author, Blogger, Business Assist) client.
First, in your own words tell us a little about you.
Hello and thanks for having me on the blog today. My name is, J Franklin Payne. I am the author of a Novel called, Thread.
My story as the author is similar to the story of the protagonist Kyle Stone, whose story is derived from my life experiences. Those life experiences started upon losing my father to suicide at the young age of nine. After living with several families, the Army was calling as a possibly good place to find a home for a few years. After intense training in combat and engineering, I earned a Commission as an Infantry Officer at eighteen, the youngest ever commissioned, served during the Vietnam war and could not wait to get back to civilian life.
Now at home building a business and starting a family, a future that was looking so great…
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