Stephen Writes

Novels and Short Stories by Stephen England

Confessions of a Rogue Writer: Social Media and Soap Salesmen

| March 21, 2012

I’ve been hearing a lot of chatter on-line lately about how, in no uncertain terms, social media does NOT sell books. It seems to have become the new accepted mantra among the indie gurus that, while you may have fun on Twitter, Facebook, etc., you will not sell books there. They’re wrong—you can sell books […]

In Memoriam–The Death of Andrew Breitbart

| March 2, 2012

I was in a mall when I first learned of the passing of Andrew Breitbart. I’d just booted up my laptop in preparation for #ThrillerThursday. Before heading to Twitter for the hashtag party, I stopped by Brad Thor’s community forum and logged in. And there it was. It seemed hard to believe, that one so […]