Posts Categorized: My Thoughts

#RT2015 Con Recap

#RT2015 Con Recap

I am sure everyone is fully aware of the RT convention. RomanticTimes is a force within itself and I will say I have mad respect for anyone that can organize any convention. I don’t mean to go to the dark side here, but let me give you some background information about ME. I have been to about 10 other reader focused events and/or conventions in the last 3 years or so. I have been to some here locally and some… Read more »

Piracy, Ebooks, and Authors – Oh, my!

Piracy, Ebooks, and Authors – Oh, my!

As some of you might know, I attended IRC (Indie Romance Convention) last weekend in Lebannon, Tenessee and had the great opportunity to sit on the “Ask A Blogger” panel. I really didn’t go into this panel with a lot of expectations, but figured it would have more to do with approaching bloggers for reviews or how to interact with us.  My mind was kind of blown when the main topic became PIRACY and how to stop it.  And NO… Read more »

My Thoughts:  The Entertainment Industry and Authors (or OMG They are Ruining the Story!)

My Thoughts: The Entertainment Industry and Authors (or OMG They are Ruining the Story!)

With SO many books getting made into TV series and movies I feel a lot of authors are catching some serious shit with their readers. I wanted to share my point of view and general thoughts on what happens when an author sells their rights on a book.  I think  most people make wrong assumptions about what takes place.  Please note that none of this is intended as legal advice and I am not a lawyer. (I just play one… Read more »