Tag Archives: Becalmed

Marketing, Stage 2: Becalmed’s Book Trailer

  Some authors and social media experts have suggested that book trailers aren’t worth the effort in terms of sales. Maybe not, but I love watching them. And I’ve wanted one for my books. Only, I hadn’t a clue how to make one. Until today. I’ve been studying trailers, and Read more →

Little Washington in Pictures: Fun on the Docks and in town

Reading and signing at the senior center, boat-party/book signing on board Sea Venture, and talk to English classes at the high school. Such fun!  

Lovely Interview by Joanne Tailele

It’s so much fun to make new friends of readers. I recently received a request for an interview from a writer named Joanne Tailele. Here’s what she pulled together from bits and pieces I was able to give her as we began our trip north. It’s a Yacht Party with Read more →

Schedule of Giveaways: Becalmed Facebook Launch Party

July 1 on Facebook: Have Fun/Win Books The party starts at 8 AM on Monday. I know that seems early, but Barbara Claypole White will be chatting with us from her home town in England. One fortunate commenter who shows up between 8 AM and 10 AM will receive a Read more →

Prelude to Virtual Launch 8

Prelude to VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Day 8 As we move toward Becalmed’s Facebook Launch Party on July 1, I invite you to meet Tadie Longworth. Share This Blog Post to Win For every unique share of this blog post on your blog, Facebook, Twitter, or other media outlets, I’ll enter your Read more →

Prelude to Virtual Launch 7

Prelude to VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Day 7 Here we are at Day 7 of the prelude for the Becalmed’s Facebook launch Party on July 1. We’ve met James, Elvie Mae, and Rita Whitlock, along with Isa Wellington and Matt and Hannah Morgan and Matt’s brother Alex. (Oh, and Bethanne.) Today we Read more →

Prelude to Virtual Launch 6

Prelude to VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Day 6 Here we are at Day 6 of the prelude for the Becalmed’s Facebook launch Party on July 1. We’ve met James, Elvie Mae, and Rita Whitlock, along with Isa Wellington and Matt and Hannah Morgan. Today we meet the Alexander Morgans.  Share This Blog Read more →

Prelude to Virtual Launch 4

Prelude to VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Day 4 Here we are at Day 4 of the prelude for the Becalmed’s Facebook launch Party on July 1. We’ve met James, Elvie Mae, and Rita Whitlock. Today we meet the ethereal Isa.  Share This Blog Post to Win For every unique share of this Read more →

Prelude to Virtual Launch 3

Prelude to VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Day 3 Here we are at Day 3 of the prelude for the Becalmed’s Facebook launch Party on July 1. We’ve met James and Elvie Mae. Today we meet their daughter Rita.  Share This Blog Post to Win For every unique share of this blog post Read more →

Prelude to Virtual Launch 2

Prelude to VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Day 2 Here we are at Day 2 of the prelude for the Becalmed’s Facebook launch Party on July 1. Yesterday we learned a little about James. Today, we meet his wife, Elvie Mae.  Share This Blog Post to Win For every unique share of this Read more →