Happy Women's day everyone! On this special day, let me reveal the wonderful cover for Ten Reminders for the Single Christian Woman. Yay! I love it! What do you think? The Ten Reminders series will continue with 2017 focusing on the Single Christian Woman. My amazing cover designer, Laura Gordon did this amazing cover and I'm … Continue reading Women’s Day Cover Reveal
I received this question without any additional details and it's perfectly understandable, but it would've helped to know a few details. My first question would be to what? All of us are addicted to something. Some to coffee, mobile phones, the internet, exercise, and then the usual bad guys drugs, cigarettes and alcohol. An ugly … Continue reading QMC 5 What to do if a colleague has an addiction?
Its going to be Easter in a fortnight. We're already gearing up for Holy Week. This weekend the Redemptorist Missions in our parish will conclude with a solemn high Mass. We're so close to Passion Week. But gifts! What do you give for Easter? Because Lent is such a deeply spiritual time, I don't believe … Continue reading Easter Gift Ideas
In this episode, I talk to popular blogger, Charles Johnston about the three pillars of Lent and how to keep up our Lenten practices long after Lent is over. Charles Johnston is a father and husband in Phoenix, Arizona. His conversion journey has taken years, as he felt God pulling him toward His Church but he … Continue reading Episode 5, Keeping the Lenten fire burning after Easter!
What is S.E.O? Search Engine Optimization. Like all web analytic studies, when I first learned about S.E.O I was blown away. To be honest, I'm not following my own advice here. I'm not investing the time and money in plugging S.E.O. because I don't have it. But if you're an author who loves the marketing … Continue reading Why every author must learn S.E.O?
I've worked on three book covers this year, "Ten Reminders for the Single Christian Woman," "Cinders of Castlerea" and "Under a Scottish Sky." The last book cover still remains to be done. I've noticed many publishers now work with authors when it comes to book covers for long forms of work, like novellas and novels. … Continue reading 5 Questions to ask your book designer
I had a question from Dr. KC the other day,asking if he should invest in an EMR? For those of you who're still stuck with paper and pen, then here's the low down. EMR is an Electronic medical record. All records are entered and stored on a centralized system. The EMR trend gained traction … Continue reading QMC 5 Should I invest in EMR?
In this episode, I talk to popular blogger, Stephen Spillane about making a Lenten prep list. Stephen is from Cork and a Member of the Church of Ireland. He attends St Anne's Union, Shandon and represents the parish on the Diocesan Synod of the Cork, Cloyne and Ross as well as on the diocesan Charting … Continue reading Episode 4 This Lent, Be different!
Cinders of Castlerea, my romantic suspense was sold to Solstice Publishing and I received the cover this week. This book's a bit more serious than my usual fare, with a pyrophobic heroine and a brooding Irishman, set in the idyllic Irish town of Castlerea. What do you think? Let me know. I'm all excited, because … Continue reading Cover Reveal: Cinders of Castlerea
Last week I tweeted about a TED talk from an author. I absolutely loved the message. Occasionally, I do listen to TED talks for different reasons, inspiration, motivation, learning, fillers when I'm standing in a queue, struggling with writer's block, burnout, etc. And I thought why not share them with you. I'm sure there are … Continue reading 5 Powerful TED Talks for Authors