Sight Unseen Instagram Tour: 8/28 – 9/1

#SightUnseenTour Presented by: Open Ink Press and A Novel Take PR Hosted by: 8/28: @bookish_notes   8/29: @alphabookclub 8/29: @apolishedreader 8/30: @erchomaiii 8/31: @KarenBoudoir 9/1: @lisa_lostinlit SIGHT UNSEEN, the anonymously written romance collection from Sherry Thomas, Meredith Duran, Emma Barry, Erin Satie, and J.A. Rock came out on 6/6/17. And now authorship will be revealed the week of 9/4/17! To celebrate the BIG REVEAL, we are hosting an IG tour featuring some our favorite #bookstagram accounts. What it is: for five days, stop by each of the hosts to see…

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Tempted by the Plot of Another by Nicole Kimberling

For those of you who do not know me, I am an editor. Traditionally, I am that person who reads your manuscript and then complains about the number of times you use the word, “look,” when you could have used a stronger verb. For a while, I thought policing vocabulary was enough. Sure, some parts of some manuscripts disturbed me, some characters seemed really dumb but I didn’t think much of it. Then I began to see a sinister pattern of abuse emerging within the great flood of fiction. Time…

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Take Me Back to the 1990s by Leta Blake

I’m Generation X, which means a lot of things, one of which is that I came of age in the early 1990s. Recently, probably as proof of my impending old age, I’ve been dwelling on things I miss from that time in my life, and I thought I’d share a few here. 1. Jim Rose’s Circus Sideshow Back in the 1990s, there was always someone in your cohort of friends who owned a VHS copy of the Jim Rose Circus Sideshow. These days you can find it on YouTube but…

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