Eight things I learned in publishing MERITH’S SWEETS on Smashwords

Merith’s Sweets Social outcast Sami Dawson won’t let his physical handicap keep him down. He’s going to ask a beautiful girl on a date and prove he’s as normal as any other guy. But as secret curator of the gate to Fairy Land, Merith Sweets isn’t normal. In fact, she isn’t even human. The town’s … Continue reading

Flash Fiction 40 Anthology out!

I’m pleased to announce that the Flash Fiction 40  Anthology by Editor Unleashed and Smashwords is out and available for downloads.  Fairy Tales is in the company of 39 fabulous stories from the Flash Fiction 40 Contest that was held this summer at Editor Unleashed. There are some terrific stories like Running on the Iron … Continue reading

Raven’s Interview With Smashwords

Mike Coker, founder of Smashwords, (an ebook publisher) recently  posted my interview with Smashwords at  http://bit.ly/108DNd I’m pleased to say he did a fine job with it.  Please feel free to stop by, read the interview and leave a comment. Thanks for featuring me at Smashwords, Mark. It’s a cool place with lots to offer … Continue reading

My “Fairy Tales” won the grand prize in the Editor Unleashed/Smashwords Flash Fiction 40 Contest!

I’m very proud to announce that my short story, “Fairy Tales” won the grand prize in the Editor Unleashed/Smashwords Flash Fiction 40 Contest. The entries were fabulous! Maria Schneider, owner of Editor Unleashed, gave the contestants the chance to read all 280 entries and rate them on a five star system in a popular vote.  … Continue reading