My Experience Self-Publishing and Some Basic Tips

Several years ago I got fed up with sending out query letter after query letter and decided to publish my own work through Kindle Direct Publishing and Smashwords. My reasoning was pretty simple: it was taking a lot of time,

My Experience Self-Publishing and Some Basic Tips

Several years ago I got fed up with sending out query letter after query letter and decided to publish my own work through Kindle Direct Publishing and Smashwords. My reasoning was pretty simple: it was taking a lot of time,

On Being an Indie Author

So I just launched a Twitter account (@ABAWriting) that will focus exclusively on advertising and promoting my work.  I’ve always hated the idea of advertising, particularly on my personal account where it just seems so out of place.  At the

On Being an Indie Author

So I just launched a Twitter account (@ABAWriting) that will focus exclusively on advertising and promoting my work.  I’ve always hated the idea of advertising, particularly on my personal account where it just seems so out of place.  At the

Hey, I Published a Children’s Book

I work on eBooks for work and developed a short sample eBook for some of our guidelines. I wanted to turn that into a more developed concept and got Wishing for a Watchdog. Wishing for a Watchdog is about a

Hey, I Published a Children’s Book

I work on eBooks for work and developed a short sample eBook for some of our guidelines. I wanted to turn that into a more developed concept and got Wishing for a Watchdog. Wishing for a Watchdog is about a

Guide to Safe Sex Part II: Consent

This is an ongoing series to try to ward off some of the damage Betsy DeVos is going to do to our education system by selling children for profit and staging bear fights.  Part I: Risk can be found here.

Guide to Safe Sex Part II: Consent

This is an ongoing series to try to ward off some of the damage Betsy DeVos is going to do to our education system by selling children for profit and staging bear fights.  Part I: Risk can be found here.

Guide to Safe Sex Part I: Risk

Since the eminently unqualified Betsy DeVos is taking over our public schools and sex-education is already shitty, I’m performing an end-around by just tackling it myself.  I’m not straight, polyamorous, and kinky.  I’ve been with men and women of many types and

Guide to Safe Sex Part I: Risk

Since the eminently unqualified Betsy DeVos is taking over our public schools and sex-education is already shitty, I’m performing an end-around by just tackling it myself.  I’m not straight, polyamorous, and kinky.  I’ve been with men and women of many types and

What I Do

There’s been a lot going around about how to best resist our tiny-handed fascist in chief and the horde of Nazis and racists and Nazi racists (redundant?) that he wants to nominate to cabinet positions.  A lot of it is

What I Do

There’s been a lot going around about how to best resist our tiny-handed fascist in chief and the horde of Nazis and racists and Nazi racists (redundant?) that he wants to nominate to cabinet positions.  A lot of it is

LGBTQ Issues and the Harm of Poor Coverage

Today it was announced (though not yet confirmed) that the NWSL’s WNY Flash will be moving to Cary, North Carolina.  This raises a lot of interesting questions, not the least of which is how the league and the team will

LGBTQ Issues and the Harm of Poor Coverage

Today it was announced (though not yet confirmed) that the NWSL’s WNY Flash will be moving to Cary, North Carolina.  This raises a lot of interesting questions, not the least of which is how the league and the team will