That's right: FREE. As in, gratis. For the next three days, a person may virtually waltz into the virtual Kindle Store and, without offending virtue, walk out (with thegoods) without paying. It's legal shoplifting, and I'm asking if you'll do it. You've probably seen these things. There's a way in which they don't help: people getting the thing you nearly killed yourself to produce for free, … [Read more...] about The Green Ember is Currently Free! (Please Spread the Word.)
January News Hallo! We are literally having a blast. You are being blasted to Smithereens. Or I am blasting to Smithereens. Somebody is exploding here. #Smithereens #Blast #Successing It’s all happening. November and December were bananas and we were not quite able to keep up with demand and have over and over run out of stock on Amazon. Good problem, sure. We finally, after much travail, have … [Read more...] about BLAST TO SMITHEREENS: Audiobooks, Stock, & My Wild Foray Into the Teeth of the Essential Oils Cartel
This is my regular (from now on) email update. Blast to Smithereens! If you aren't signed up for my newsletter, why don't you correctify that? I would greatly appreciate it! Also, if you can think of a better name than what my brother Will came up with, I'd love to hear it. As Shakespeare once said in an email, "Have a blast, ya'll." --Your friend and mine, Sam Get Blasted to … [Read more...] about Blast to Smithereens!
In case you missed it, I posted a brief summary of our exciting experience with our Kickstarter at Story Warren. It was a look back and a "thank you" to everyone who helped us launch the book. We're so grateful. And Andrew made this awesome photo happen. Also, we shot a short video to say "thank you!" to those who supported us on the launch. It has cute kids singing, so.... If you missed the … [Read more...] about There and Back Again
We’re so delighted to announce that Joel Clarkson will be be performing the audiobook for The Green Ember. After a brief update on how this impacts our Kickstarter, I’ll include some background on Joel and his family, how we got to this point, and why we’re excited about him being on board. .......... The audiobook will be available after the Kickstarter is finished at the usual places. … [Read more...] about Great News: Joel Clarkson Will Voice The Green Ember Audiobook and It’s Been Added to the Kickstarter!
We are over the moon about how well the kickstarter launch for The Green Ember has gone so far. If you missed the wild weekend, here's a brief (I hope!) summary. We launched on Friday morning at 6am. Our goal was to reach $10,000 in pre-sales within 30 days. We genuinely had absolutely no idea what to expect. I knew there were people who loved us and would support what we were doing, but I … [Read more...] about “My, My Heart Like a…Kickstart!” Images and Words from a Memorable Weekend
Hey Friends, I'm delighted to be a contributor over at For the Family, a new site designed to serve people who are seeking to build God-honoring homes. I'm for that. Pat and Ruth Schwenk are some good eggs and I'm very grateful to be on this team. Clay Clarkson was my avenue there and I basically just do whatever Clay says. Anyway, this is the beginning of my first post there. I thought it was … [Read more...] about News: Thinking Small at For the Family
Well, my friends, you have a chance tomorrow to sign up for something truly special. I would love to see you there. Hutchmoot 2013 registration begins at 12pm EST tomorrow, March 5. It's important that you know what time zone it's in (if you're interested) because, well, it sold out in 7 minutes last year. Why did it sell out so fast? Because....er, I don't exactly know. Actually, I do know, but … [Read more...] about See You in Nashville?