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neil-ostroff's picture
Jan.12.2012
  Since my website and blog pages are getting so much attention I’ve decided to submit SILENT INVASION to try and get an agent, again. Though, as I said before, it’s more of an ego thing than anything else. I figure with my sites getting so much traffic I can use that info in my query as a...
neil-ostroff's picture
Jan.12.2012
Sales are increasing! My blog is now averaging about 75-100 hits an hour. My Facebook Fan page has almost 3,500 “likes” and my Authors Den profile is averaging 100 hits a day. So, here’s the breakdown of all my promotional and marketing efforts so far. The newspaper article scheme did nothing for...
neil-ostroff's picture
Jan.12.2012
  As some of you may have noticed the counter for my blog has exploded. For the last week, I’ve been averaging about 600 hits a day and it’s going up. Yesterday, I got 1,700. It seams the search engine optimization is kicking in after all, and it will only get better over time. It’s a bit...
neil-ostroff's picture
Jan.12.2012
  I just put together a Facebook fan page for Author Neil D. Ostroff. http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Facebook-Page-of-Author-Neil-D-Ostroff/124794694205967?sk=info   I sent out a bunch of notices through social marketing and guess what? I already have almost 2,000 likes. The internet is...
neil-ostroff's picture
Jan.12.2012
  It’s done! I’ve just put money into promotion. A pretty good chunk, actually. I’m starting with Kindle Nation Daily site. I’ve done some research and heard a lot of positive things about this site and what it can do for your sales. They even have a statistics page that shows you all the...
vera-jane-cook's picture
Dec.31.2011
Welcome to my blog, Vera Jane. I’m so chuffed to have the opportunity to chat about your book Annabel Horton, Lost Witch of Salem. Where did the initial idea for the book come from? I woke up one morning with the opening words to Annabel Horton on my lips. I ran to the computer to write them...
sarah-kernochan's picture
Dec.18.2011
It always amuses me to listen in on people debating whether or not ghosts exist. For me, there’s no debate. I have one. When I was 27 I didn’t believe in life after death. The proof just wasn’t there for me. In that same year, on the recommendation of a friend, I visited a psychic (Frank Andrews...
gary-tenuta's picture
Dec.14.2011
Trailer for Ash: Return Of The Beast One of the interesting things about writing a novel is that the process often requires the writer to reach down inside in order to access the storehouse of thoughts, feelings and life experiences that he’s accumulated over the years so he can apply some of...
sarah-kernochan's picture
Dec.12.2011
(Following this latest installment is a recap of all the preceding episodes. New readers should scroll down to Part 1 and read in sequence.)  Earlier I mentioned that I’d begun studying the Tarot. This was a few years after I’d become accustomed to being haunted. The power to see the future...
sarah-kernochan's picture
Dec.07.2011
(Following this latest installment is a recap of all the preceding episodes. New readers should scroll down to Part 1 and read in sequence.)   I will state at this point that I have never seen a ghost. I neither saw nor heard my grandfather. I think it would have terrified me. That was our...