Anthology of Science Fiction stories FREE today

Free 20th & 21st April 2017 only!

I’ve been writing, rewriting, and editing big time so have neglected my little corner of cyberspace lately, but I had to pause Word to let you know about this great deal…

Here’s the book description:

Lives submerged in cosmic war… civilizations standing on the brink of destruction…
Technologies that far surpass our own and ethereal beings of untold power…
Immerse yourself in The Expanding Universe.

Worlds collide as nineteen talented authors contribute their best short fiction to expand and explore the Science Fiction genre. Travel dystopian worlds and discover the possibilities that lie within the unknown. Experience the touch of metaphysical occurrences and enjoy the rush that comes from love deep enough to rattle the stars.

With contributions ranging from best-selling authors to debut works, you will fall in love with this exciting new anthology – The Expanding Universe!

Featuring a Foreword by Michael Anderle

Click the picture or this link

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01MYOATZI

That’s 19 stories to read for FREE and 19 authors to check out risk free. But it’s only FREE 20th and 21st April 2017 so be quick. Enjoy!

And until next time, have a great day and keep smiling. 🙂

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Introducing Reading Addicts

What have I been doing lately?

I’m excited to be finally editing the first book of a new science fiction trilogy I hope to publish this year. It doesn’t have a title yet because I really, really suck at choosing titles. I’ll let you know what I choose when I finally come up with one or get someone else to for me. 😀

I am also hoping for lots of rain to fill our water tanks. It sounds weird, but we look forward to cyclones because without them, we don’t get our wet season. We’ve only had a bit of rain so far, nowhere near enough to fill the tanks, but there’s a low in the Gulf of Carpentaria. If it turns into a cyclone it’ll be named Alfred. So… come on down, Alfred!

And if you’re a reading addict like me, you’re always looking for new books. So I use free and discounted books to find new authors whose books, be they series or stand alones, I can enjoy spending time with. I do that by subscribing to eBook newsletter alerts.

Here’s the latest:

 

Reading Addicts is Here

What is it?

Reading Addicts is brand new newsletter announcing free and deeply discounted books to, well, reading addicts.

And to launch the project, they are offering 10 free books to everyone who signs up right now.

Just click the pic below or if you prefer a URL, here it is: http://reading-addicts.com/

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If you hang out on Facebook, pop over and like the Reading Addicts Facebook page as well.

https://www.facebook.com/thereadingaddicts/

Disclaimer: I am acquainted, via one of my online author groups, to the owners of Reading Addicts.

Hope you have a great day and until next time, bye.

 

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For Lovers of Science Fiction and Fantasy Books.

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Hi there. How are you today?

IN the spirit of authors helping authors, I have joined some (a lot) of authors and we all have books for $0.99, that’s 99 cents, for this weekend only.

So grab them while you can.

Click HERE or on the picture above.

Once clicked, you are taken to a page where you can choose which retailer you would like to buy from. Just click the book retailer symbol at the bottom of the picture.

I hope you find some really enjoyable reads.

And until next time, smile heaps.

 

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The Tide: The Multiverse Wave is Alive

The Tide (The Multiverse Wave) is published on Amazon and don’t forget, it’s FREE to read with Kindle Unlimited.

What’s it about?

Sometimes regret can burn brighter than the stars…

After watching as her world crumbled beneath her, Kearyn could only guess at what might come next. And she’s not alone. With an undetectable virus, one that spread across the planet’s surface, now making its way aboard the spacecraft meant to carry her into the unknown depths of space, Kearyn finds that the key to the knowledge of her uncertain future lies in the hands of an old acquaintance.

The Tide: The Multiverse Wave by [TJ Ryan, R. Brady Frost, Michael Anderle, Emma Right, Adam Kayce, Sabrina Sable, Justin Sloan, Martha Carr, Sarah Dalton, J.L. Hendricks, Craig Martelle, Taki Drake, TS Paul, Katherine Hayton, RJ Crayton, E.E. Isherwood, Dale Furse, K. S. Brooks, Debbie Cassidy, James S. Aaron, H.J. Lawson]

We all had great fun writing this story and I can’t believe how well it came together considering each chapter was written by a different author and no one had any idea of what was going to be written until it was written. 😀

Here’s the list of authors and their chapter numbers, and as you can see, I wrote Chapter 17.

The Tide authors:

Chapter 1 – TJ Ryan
Chapter 2 – R. Brady Frost
Chapter 3 – Michael Anderle
Chapter 4 – Emma Right
Chapter 5 – Adam Kayce
Chapter 6 – Sabrina Sable
Chapter 7 – Justin Sloan
Chapter 8 – Martha Carr
Chapter 9 – Sarah Dalton
Chapter 10 – J.L. Hendricks
Chapter 11 – Craig Martelle
Chapter 12 – Taki Drake
Chapter 13 – TS Paul
Chapter 14 – Katherine Hayton
Chapter 15 – RJ Crayton
Chapter 16 – E.E. Isherwood
Chapter 17 – Dale Furse
Chapter 18 – K. S. Brooks
Chapter 19 – Debbie Cassidy
Chapter 20 – James S. Aaron
Chapter 21 – H.J. Lawson

Keep smiling and I’ll speak to you soon.

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Put a Smile on Brandon’s Face

I am a member of an author group where one of our friends, Brandon Barr, has gone into treatment for Leukemia. Well, to keep his spirits up during Chemotherapy, his friends are promoting his books.

While all chemotherapy is extremely difficult, if we can make him smile, we hope it will help.

Now I’ve started reading Ella Dethroned, that’s the first book in the pic above, and Brandon Barr is a really talented writer so I have no qualms about recommending his work.

Put a smile on Brandon’s face by watching, sharing, and liking his videos on YouTube about his experiences. You can watch the latest one here or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NlIhABY2thU

And…

Grab Ella Dethroned as a Free book on Instafreebie: Ella Dethroned

(Fantasy or Science Fantasy, or Fantasy Romance) Get it here or https://www.instafreebie.com/free/MrVYO

or you pick Ella Dethroned up for $0.99USD here or https://www.amazon.com/Ella-Dethroned-Song-Worlds-Beast-ebook/dp/B01J249AVE

Aand…

I’m so looking forward to reading his other books, especially
his latest series, Song of the Worlds. Book 1 is Her Dangerous Visions and you can get that one here or https://www.amazon.com/Dangerous-Visions-Song-Worlds-Book-ebook/dp/B01IMPB0FI for only $2.99USD

Aaand…

Brandon has more great books and you can check them all out here or https://www.amazon.com/Brandon-Barr/e/B002DMIYTW

Make someone smile today!

Until next time, remember

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Win a Kindle Voyage!

 

Here’s a quick post to let you know the latest promotion I’m involved in.

From now until 7pm EST on Friday the 16th December 2016 you have the chance to win a Kindle Voyage and some really great Science Fiction books.

Just click the pic or go to http://roleofthehero.com/giveaways/science-fiction-voyage-giveaway/ and you’re good to go.

Have a great day and until next time, remember
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Two Authors, One Story, No Rules

What have I been doing? I’ve been writing and re-writing a new Science Fiction trilogy. I’m thinking of putting the first in the trilogy into Kindle Scout. I’ll tell you more about that in the new year.

Plus, I am still writing that four book Time Travel Romance series. Honestly, I can’t understand how some say Romance is easy to write.  It isn’t–not at all. And the research, while fun, is really time consuming. All Romance, no matter the sub-genre, will be published under a not-so-secret, pen name. I’ll let you know more about that journey soon.

As to the title of this post, I’ve also had fun stretching my creative juices in a writing tournament. Here’s the gist of the competition.

Author versus Author 

64 authors.  Head to head.  There can be only one.

Each matchup will feature a story alternating chapters by two different authors.  Different styles, clashing viewpoints, manic schedule.

Don’t like that character?  Kill them.

Don’t like the genre?  Change it.

However, your changes have to advance the story.

Like their character and plot?  Work together and develop a story or series that you may want to continue.

Will it work or will it crash spectacularly?  Let’s find out.

Each author’s contributions will be reviewed by a panel of impartial judges to determine a clear winner.

The winner moves on to the next round and so on and so forth, until we have an ultimate victor.

It was hard, well it was for me. 🙂  Not knowing what the other author would write in any given chapter was exciting and scary at the same time. But I did it. My opponent and I have finished our match and we’re waiting for the announcement of the winner. The winner then goes on to the next match. Ha, I’m not holding any hope of winning this one, but I’ll be better prepared if I do enter another one in the future for sure.

The story will be published by Author versus Author, but we do get a chance to edit beforehand, thank goodness. 😀 I’ll let you know when it’s available.

If you want to enter the tournament or would like to be a reader of the matches, click this link to find out more. http://www.authorversusauthor.com/

AND…

I’ve also been involved in writing a book with 21 other authors. Yep, 21 chapters, 21 authors. There was no solid reason for my choice, but I chose Chapter 17. We had a bit more time to think about how the story was progressing in this one so it should end up being a coherent and readable story although, I do pity the editors. 😀

Want to see the cover? ‘Cause you do. Presenting…

The Tide (The Multiverse Wave)

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You might recognise some of the author’s names:

Hayley Lawson (the instigator), Craig Martelle, Michael Anderle, T J Ryan, J L Hendricks, Adam Kayce, Emma Right, J M Sloan, Martha Carr, Sarah Dalton, Kat Lind, Katherine Hayton, R J Crayton, E E Isherwood, Dale Furse, KS Brooks, Debbie Cassidy, and James Aaron.

I’ll try not to leave it go so long before I post again.

Until then, have a great life and smile heaps.

 

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