On Writing: Becoming a Deeper Reader

On Writing: Becoming a Deeper Reader

A reader on the crowd-sourcing platform Quora asked a question about how to deepen their reading practices and read beyond just mere plot. Here’s a post I made in reply that provided some hints and strategies for deepening one’s reading practice and...

Book Club Guide

THE EAGLE TREE is now available from your local bookstores,  Amazon and Barnes & Noble. “The Eagle Tree is a gorgeously written novel that features one of the most accurate, finely drawn and memorable autistic protagonists in literature. Credible,...

Thank you for a great year in publishing!

I wanted to thank you for a marvelous year. In 2014, SINFUL FOLK became a #1 Historical Fiction bestseller on Amazon, received a nomination for the Pacific Northwest Bookseller’s Award, has been reviewed by a number of amazing top authors, is featured at great...

Review – One More Chapter – SINFUL FOLK

Review by “Just One More Chapter”: Sinful Folk by Ned Hayes (book tour)   Everything is gone, everything except my memories of a life where I was loved, where I was someone with a future, instead of someone with only a past. A tragic loss. A desperate...

The Winner Is…

BOOK GIVEAWAY WINNERS FOR APRIL BOOK MOVEMENT WINNERS   BOOK CLUB WINNERS (Out of 420 book clubs that entered, the following TWO book clubs  won — Set of Print Books mailed to entire book club) First Ladies Book Group Ellen Jeffers CTC Mall Book Group Veronica...