Month: March 2019

  • Author Jack Matthews on the storytelling craft (Video)

    You might already know that my Personville Press publishes various fiction titles by Jack Matthews (1925-2013). A year before he died, I went to Ohio and interviewed him about various things. I shot some video footage as well as audio footage about his books and life as an author. Here’s one audio slideshow I put…

  • ALERT: 99 cent sales on Unsolicited Press titles (Smashwords)

    I don’t know when I’ll be doing my next Robert’s Roundup, but I just noticed that all the titles from Unsolicited Press are priced at 99 cents on Smashwords. Note that even though this link might list the full price, if you click to the ebook page, you will see the discounted price of 99…

  • Introducing Robert’s Raves and Reviews

    Although it’s fun to link to lots of ebook deals (especially if I end up obtaining the ebook myself), I recognize that reviews are more useful to readers than deal announcements. So I’ll alternate my ebook deal posts with a column with links to many reviews (with a few I have personally written). Book reviewers…

  • LIF (“Life” minus the letter “E”)

    To my dismay, for six days or so, I found that typing a particular button on my PC wouldn’t work. I had to push this button again and again until it (finally!) did its job. That nonfunctioning button was (obviously) my “e” button. How long could humans last without it? Upon making a visit to…

  • Robert’s Roundup #9 (March Smashwords Read-an-ebook Week Edition)

    View the post series | Read how I compile this list. || How to Submit Smashword deals || How to Submit your own Ebook Deals in the Comment Section || Commercial Disclosures View Previous RoundupĀ and Next Roundup [This sale ended on March 9 Saturday 11:59 PM, so now lots of things are more expensive. A good number of things were…