Monthly Archives: July 2020

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Ebook Subscriptions – Aye or Nay?

Are you an e-book subscriber? For those of you who are unfamiliar with ebook subscriptions, they are programs for ebooks that are similar to Netflix. For a monthly subscription fee, the reader gets access to ebooks in the service’s library. The authors get paid on a revenue-sharing basis based on a formula that allocates a portion […]

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Something to Look Forward To

Life is pretty grim these days. So the little pieces of happiness matter more than ever. Which is why I was so excited to finally receive my long-awaited birthday present of Peace Talks, the latest edition in the Dresden Files series by Jim Butcher.I love this series, but now that the book is finally here I […]

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Know Your Audience – A Kickstarter Case Study

Here’s an example of the power of an author’s fandom. Author Brandon Sanderson has a Kickstarter campaign running to fund the production of commemorative leatherbound volumes of The Way of Kings, the first novel in The Stormlight Archive fantasy series, to celebrate its tenth anniversary. His goal was $250,000. With 23 days left to go as of the […]

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Are You Still COVID-Hoarding?

A photo I took on the day I was able to buy a full six-pack of toilet paper again.   I was so excited! LOLHave the shortages during the COVID-19 pandemic changed your buying habits? I have to admit that for certain items I replenish them a lot sooner than I would have before the […]

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The July Issue of The KierDevil News Is Out!

The July 2020 edition of my KierDevils newsletter went out on Thursday, July 2nd. It contains two SSU puzzles. A trivia puzzle and a word search puzzle. Enjoy! If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your Inbox, please check your Spam or Junk folder. For Gmail users, it might also be on your Promotions tab. If […]

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