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Archive for May, 2012

May 24th, 2012 by Olivia Boler

P.O. Boxing the Author

Yesterday, I went to my local post office and rented out a P.O. box for the first time. Since I’m doing a lot of writing “business,” i.e. promotion, I thought it would be a good idea to separate it off from my home. With my first book, 12 years ago, I considered doing the P.O. […]

May 20th, 2012 by Olivia Boler

The Flower Bowl Spell Blog Tour

Mark your calendars all you readers, bloggers, and the like, because I’m taking The Flower Bowl Spell on our first virtual blog tour. After much research, I engaged the amazing Colette, who has run her A Buckeye Girl Reads blog for three years and recently launched a book blog touring company. She’s been fantastic, absolutely […]

May 13th, 2012 by Olivia Boler

Mother’s Day Gift—List of Book Blog Tours

Happy Mother’s Day, everyone! Yes, this is how I spend my morning—posting on my blog. I also folded laundry and painted my kid’s nails, but I did get breakfast in bed. That doesn’t happen every day. Anyway, it’s been an exciting time around Casa Writerville. Paperback book sales of The Flower Bowl Spell are on. […]

May 6th, 2012 by Olivia Boler

The Flower Bowl Spell paperback is here!

Finally, after months of anticipation (at least on my part) The Flower Bowl Spell is available as a paperback. I thought it might not happen after everything it took—hours of formatting, proofreading, editing, sending back the cover design, waiting for changes, finding more errors, and starting over—but it’s as good as it’s going to be […]

May 4th, 2012 by Olivia Boler

Pinterest your novel

Even though I didn’t go with bookbaby for publishing The Flower Bowl Spell, I get emails from them every so often with promotions and tips. This last one had an article, “Pinterest for Authors” by Chris Robley that I found worth a read. I’m a member of Pinterest, having dutifully requested an invitation to join […]