My YouTube Play Button, or my YouTube Creator Reward, came in the mail today. It’s Silver, which means I have over 100,000 subscribers (thank you). Of course, currently Sex Ed the Series has over 278,000 subscribers (thank you, thank you!). Better late than never. The Gold Play Button is for channels with 1,000,000 subscribers. I …
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MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM THE SURVIVORS OF “DEVIL’S CATCH!”
“DEVIL’S CATCH” RECEIVES A GOLD STAR FROM THEBOOKDESIGNER.COM!
e-Book Cover Design Awards, August 2015 TheBookDesigner.com is an excellent resource for those looking into enter the self-publishing world. The site, among others, was instrumental in giving me the insight and inspiration to forge ahead into the unknown… … and for my efforts I got a shiny Gold Star! Thanks for Joel Friedlander for mentioning …
BOOKNOOK.BIZ SEZ “DEVIL’S CATCH” COVER IS DONE RIGHT!
I couldn’t be more pleased to discover this article by the friendly folk at Booknook.biz. Read the full article HERE. The article is so thorough, going through each element of design and evaluating it, that I feel I’d passed a final exam! All I can add is this: from my perspective, a great book …
DEVIL’S CATCH FX REEL (2015)
DEVIL’S CATCH – AN INTRODUCTION
It was going to be a Mozart opera with a body count. It didn’t turn out that way. Sex Ed was done, to begin with. It was 2009. I was full of bluster and vinegar, but I had harbored a secret, one I could no longer keep down inside: I was a long time horror …
“HORRIBLY FABULOUS” – FIRST REVIEW! “DEVIL’S CATCH” RECEIVES FIVE STARS ON AMAZON
Amazon reader Cecilia Stein writes: “This was fantastic! Really funny and lots of horror. Of course it had some stock characters as every teen slasher should, but the main character was unique and interesting. From the first chapter, Devil’s Catch is off with a bloody bang and the end is really fabulous and unexpected” Cecilia, …
DEVIL’S CATCH: THE MAKING OF A BOOK TRAILER
I hate book trailers. You should too. Most are God-awful, featuring really bad wanna-be actors directed by wanna-be directors who have no idea what the book is they’re adapting visually. Most book trailers fall under the categories of silly (anything comic), fake epic (fantasy roleplay performed in front of a green screen) or they overreach …
DEVIL’S CATCH: THE MAKING OF A BOOK COVER, PART ONE
You can’t judge a book by its cover. That’s for sure. But you CAN buy one. I’ve done so many times. Haven’t you? So, going by that theory, the book cover is the one of the most important creative decisions you can make. It’s your port of entry. Your visual ambassador to the universe. What …