In a victory for free speech, PayPal today announced plans to revise their content policies to allow Smashwords writers full freedom to publish and sell legal ebooks.
This is a victory for all writers and readers. It removes credit card companies, banks and payment processors from the business of censoring legal fiction. It creates a new precedent that should allow other payment processors who have previously discriminated against legal fiction to relax their policies.
To follow all the Paypal saga visit Smashwords Official Blog and cheer with me that high-handed discrimination lost this round!
Today Jamie Ayres is hosting a first-page contest on her blog, to be judged by author Heather Burch. Five random winners will receive a personal critique from Ms. Burch.
Here is the first page of my paranormal romance manuscript, Blood Bound.
How many ways can a hearts true love be shared? After poisoning, near death attacks, consummated passions, and possible insanity visit Anya, Nicholas, and Declán they embark on their future. Or at least they try to. Jealousy can be a pain, in more ways than one.
Can Anya protect her lovers, find peace within herself, and lead the House Millar? With her loves and guards, Nicholas and Declán, she sets out to do just that. If only life, eternal life, were that easy.
Come take a walk with our loving family and witness the strange turns and twists as life, love, and passions collide with greed, politics, and evil.
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Spread <3, Not Hate is an inspiring Blog Hop hosted by K.C. Neal and K.M. Parr. Over 100 bloggers have gotten together to post about bullying and raise awareness!
While I am not participating as a blog I am joining the challenge and hope that everyone here will too. Visit any of the great blogs (see below) to find posts, articles, and giveaways all centred around the idea of stopping the Bully!
Here’s my Pledge! Where’s yours?
Click here to Stand Together!