Sex. Feminism. Lesbian Werewolves.


Members of the Pack

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 in Blog, Publishing | 0 comments

Thanks to everyone who backed Hungry Ghost via my Kickstarter. Because of your generosity and support, Hungry Ghost will get the beautiful cover and professional editing it deserves. Thank you, each one of you. Group howl!  AWOOOOOOOOOO! Shawna Hamic t’Sade Betty Moon Rachel Gold jay parry Bran / Ash Dylan Cox Sabrina Morgan Sonya Harway Tobias Jaeger Pauline Driscoll Z3nbyte Nikhil D. Majumdar Sara Vibes & Ashley Kirsty...

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10 Things Kickstarter Taught Me

Posted on Nov 21, 2012 in Blog, Publishing, Writing | 0 comments

You may have heard I recently ran a successful Kickstarter campaign. As I compile the backer rewards while simultaneously putting together a Thanksgiving menu, allow me to reflect on 10 things I learned about authorship from my Kickstarter experience: 1) Asking for money is hard.  I’ve worked in the non-profit sector for most of my career, specifically in the arts. I’ve done every kind of gig there is to be found in the arts world, except for one: development. In non-profits,...

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This Halloween, Why Not Make an Investment in Lesbian Werewolves?

Posted on Oct 31, 2012 in Blog, Feminism, Literature, Publishing, Writing | 0 comments

Halloween. While your neighborhood is filled with screaming trick-or-treaters and insecure adults in costumes they keep hiking down to cover their asses, you might be wondering “What’s in it for me?” Well. . . have you heard of lesbian werewolves? I know, I know. Lesbians aren’t real, you might think. They’re just some mythical creature conjured up by our ancestors to scare our children into obedience. But what if I told you that once every 18 months, new stories...

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8 Thoughts on Crowd-Funding

Posted on Oct 15, 2012 in Blog, Publishing, Writing | 0 comments

As you likely noticed, if you pay attention to me on the web at all, I’m currently running a Kickstarter for my second book, Hungry Ghost. I’m raising funds to pay my cover designer and my editor, both of whom worked for free on my first book, Lunatic Fringe.  I’m closing in on 1/2 funding as of this writing and I’m over the moon at the response from eager readers all over the country. It took a lot of hand-wringing for me to do this, however. I was raised as a self-sufficient...

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24 Weeks of Self-Publishing #2 – WORKSHOPS [VIDEO]

Posted on Oct 8, 2012 in 90 Days of Self Publishing, Blog, Publishing, Writing | 0 comments

Allison talks about workshops as a way to earn money from your writing and build a fanbase.

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24 Weeks of Self Publishing- Week 1- MONEY

Posted on Oct 1, 2012 in 90 Days of Self Publishing, Blog, Publishing, Writing | 0 comments

It’s back! This time, I’m talking about marketing, building a platform, and other aspects important to developing a career as a working author. In Week 1, I explore MONEY!  

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