Category Archives: Marketing

Swag

We all love little presents.  Who doesn’t love to get something for free?  How many of you go to Samn’s Club or Costco at just the right time to get those yummy food samples? Swag does the same sort of … Continue reading

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More Than You Think

I have often written in my blog articles that writing is so much more than a few words on many pages that make up works of ours. I’ve told you all about a completely different side to writing which involves … Continue reading

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Blog Hops and More

I’ve seen a plethora of blogs lately discussing the use of blog hops and despite combing through various websites, I still have no idea of their usefulness. They seem the most necessary of evils for most authors as we love … Continue reading

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The Perfect Balance

All right, so this week’s blog really is a series of questions because I’m as clueless as many writers out there trying to figure out what would make their book sell. As I wrote last week, I began writing with … Continue reading

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Reading at Albacon: Oct 18-21

by C. Margery Kempe Our fearless leader, Susan Hanniford Crowley, and I will be heading to Albacon this week. We’ll be taking part in a lot of panels about writing and reading, trends in speculative fiction and the overlaps with … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

by C. Margery Kempe “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose. By any other name would smell as sweet.” William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet (II, ii, 1-2) Throughout history, writers have often hidden behind pseudonyms. For some, … Continue reading

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Can you trust reviews?

by C. Margery Kempe First a bit of news: the return of CHASTITY FLAME! I know, I know. Some of you have been waiting a while for this. Here’s the skinny: the fabulous Tirgearr, home of my books Man City … Continue reading

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Websites: Part Deux

Okay, so last week I mentioned that I was going to revamp my website and so I have started the process. I was actually a technology major in university and as such, I could probably figure out the coding for … Continue reading

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What Romance?

by C. Margery Kempe I have a guest spot over at Cathie Dunn’s blog today, talking about the mad city, Manchester, site of my story Man City. I may also be featured in the Irish version of The Sun newspaper … Continue reading

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It’s Magic

by C. Margery Kempe I have a new book out, Rook Chant, but it’s not romance: it’s about magic! Of course, most of my stories are, too. After all I have swan princes, frog princes and the occasional tall tale … Continue reading

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