Monday, January 7, 2019

Explode From the Depths of the Undiscovered

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I was reading spam today… Sometimes it sparks a thought. The company mentioned how authors spend so much time writing their books only to see them buried beneath tons of virtual books online.
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Frankly, I remember walking into libraries and bookstores experiencing the smell of the pulp and ink, and that overwhelming sensation of “so many books–so little time.” Where to begin…
I worked in a library in college and learned how to search and whittle down my preferences, yet still the numbers and varieties of books are vast and countless.
I love books… especially tangible books. But having a library or bookstore in the palm of my hand…think of it, the knowledge of lifetimes is available electronically to anyone with an e-reader… How does one choose from all those books?
Reviewers, you see how you matter, right? Search engine developers think of your responsibilities. Librarians listed books according to categories and the N.Y. Times best seller list depended on publishers and reviewers to promote the books. Well, money still talks. Darn it.
But hope springs eternal someone once said. Every once in awhile an unknown book or author will break through the millions of new titles and rise to the top of the lists. A miracle of discovery, a gift for readers of that genre.
You know the accidental yet totally deserved success stories I’m talking about. The books that explode out of nowhere by unknown authors who have struggled with invisibility, disinterested agents, editors, and publishers.
It’s about the money. You know that and I know that.
“That isn’t what readers want.”
“We aren’t publishing that now.”
“No money in that genre.”
“It may come back but not now.”
Self publishing solved the publishing issue but money seems to be the only other way to solve the invisibility issue…or is it?
When you find that gem of a read, the one that puts a smile on your lips at the very first page and grips you to the very last, share it. Rave about it to the world, please. Word of mouth is still the best way of advertising.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Coming December 2018 Mayhem, Magic, & Mistletoe

One reviewer had this to say after reading Hair of the WERE then hooked into A Siren's TAIL...

"I have just had the awesome pleasure of reading “Hair of the Were” and “Siren’s Tale” by a wonderful and gifted author. Eliza March blends in humor, sexual tension, and more in a can’t put it down book that will tantalize paranormal readers. This tale, pardon the pun, has it all. Think creatures of the night, creatures of the sea, Fae and water nymphs, and you would have the beginning of Adelaide’s journey in “As the Chair Turns” series. They all work in a totally cool hair and spa facility that caters to…you got it, paranormal creatures. And it doesn’t stop there, her best girlfriends ever are witches, and her best male friend is an alpha werewolf that would have her in his bed if she’d let him. Now, you would think with all of the above, that would be enough, but Delia as her friends call her has a chance at a rocking singing career. A career that could be forestalled by a sea-creature’s attack. Now if that don’t make you want to give up swimming, I don’t know what to tell you, but once you lay eyes on the Coast Guard hottie who makes Delia sing all the right notes, you might change your mind. The only other thing I can possible say is WHEN IS THE NEXT SAGA OF AS THE CHAIR TURNS COMING OUT?" 

Twelve days before Christmas...expect Mayhem, Magic, and Mistletoe ...More of Delia's adventures.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

My Vampire series at SMASHWORDS in all e-formats

Sexy, deadly, heart-stopping romance, and friendships that last beyond time and place. 

Hearts of Darkness Series

Series: Hearts of Darkness, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English.Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » Erotic Romance
Possessed by evil, ruled by lust, driven by hunger. Can love defeat the darkness?
When Kyle is bitten by a rogue jaguar while volunteering during the aftermath of the mudslides in Guatemala, his life turns into a bad "B" movie. when he returns to New Orleans, he fights the demon who is trying to possess his soul, but will the price he pays be too high?
The Vampire Dylan Macgregor 
Series: Hearts of Darkness, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,050. Language: English.Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » ParanormalFiction » Romance » Erotic
Highland warrior, Dylan Macgregor learns revenge against the ones who killed his family
will not bring him peace. Three-hundred years after being turned on a battlefield by an
ancient born vampire, Dylan still battles the darkness,..until he meets his life-mate,
FBI profiler Special Agent Caitlin Donovan. How will he keep her safe when he discovers
she's targeted for death by the demons invading his territory?
(Hearts of Darkness Book 3) 
Series: Hearts of Darkness, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,870. Language: English.Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » ParanormalFiction » Romance » Fantasy
Dylan Macgregor overcame years of darkness, but until he faces the loss of his life mate,
he doesn’t understand true loss. Suddenly the vow he made to Jackson’s father may be
 his greatest challenge when Jackson imprints on Caitlin, Dylan's life mate. Neither man
 will risk binding Caitlin, but the demons want her, too. Too bad vampires don't share,
Caitlin considers seduction and faerie dust.