Lettering and Literature

The Selection

Author: Kiera Cass Series: The Selection (Book 1) Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: HarperTeen; 1st edition (April 24th 2012) Language: English ISBN-10: 0062059939 ISBN-13: 9780062059932 For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. To be swept up in a world of… Continue reading The Selection

Author Interview, How to, Writing

Indie Author Interview: Peggy Spencer

Today we are going to talk with Peggy Spencer, reviewer, YouTuber, and soon-to-be published author. This amazing woman is also a fellow member of Indie Author Central and an absolute darling! Writing Related: 1. When did you know writing was what you wanted to do? I'd had this ambiguous idea that I wanted to write… Continue reading Indie Author Interview: Peggy Spencer

Lettering and Literature

The Girl of Fire and Thorns

Author: Rae Carson Series: Fire and Thorns (Book 1) Paperback: 423 pages Publisher: Greenwillow; 1st edition (September 20th 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 0062026488 ISBN-13: 9780062026484 Elisa is the chosen one. But she is also the younger of two princesses, the one who has never done anything remarkable. She can't see how she ever will. Now,… Continue reading The Girl of Fire and Thorns

How to, Writing

Building an Author Platform

When I was first drawn to the dazzling life of traditional publishing - one of arguments I made towards that decision was marketing. I figured that with a publishing house, I could just sit back and write and the house will do the rest….. er…..wrong. Sort of. You see, with today's oversaturation of social media… Continue reading Building an Author Platform

How to, Writing

Fun with Lettering

NEWS ALERT! So my author website: M. L. Tishner is up and running and you can even sign up for a newsletter! Why would you? Well, just for signing up - I'm including a free character sheet for you to use already filled with a preview of the characters you'll meet in my upcoming debut… Continue reading Fun with Lettering