Yesterday was Nice!

Being nice really does matter. When I sat down yesterday and vented my thoughts on being nice, I never expected the amount of love and support I received. It’s so easy to feel alone in my thoughts and feelings, but I know without a doubt today that I’m not alone …

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Why Being Nice Matters To Me

Over the past 24 hours, there have been several posts floating around social media that really struck a chord with me. Some of you may have seen them: Jennifer Aniston wrote an essay about how she’s fed up with being questioned about maternity (among other things). Victoria Beckham is being …

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Marketing Minute: Don’t neglect your Facebook Page

Poppy Dennison Marketing Minute

  Welcome to Marketing Minute! In this series, I’ll give a quick tip along with a few resources you can use to make improvements to your Author Marketing Strategy!     Today’s tip: Don’t neglect your Facebook page.  I’m often asked by authors why they should bother with a Facebook …

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Dear Saturday: New Series with snippets from my week

Poppy Dennison Dear Saturday

Dear Saturday- I’m stealing the idea for you from my friend Kim. Well, not stealing exactly, as Kim said okay. But at least this way, I’ll be able to let folks know about the stuff going on in Poppyland in a fun and interesting way. Right? Also, Kim loves Supernatural. …

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Why Marketing is Like Spaghetti

In the first post of my new Marketing for Authors series, I thought I’d go back to basics. What the heck is marketing and why do so many authors feel lost and overwhelmed when faced with marketing tasks? How better to answer those questions than an with an analogy using …

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An Update and a New Beginning

This post comes a little late, but there are reasons. I promise! I wanted to give an update on what’s been up with me and make a new commitment to my blog. I’m thinking a post like this is a great place to start. First, let’s go back a bit …

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New Year’s M/M Writer’s Buffet: Pack Worthy Broccoli Salad

When you’re planning a buffet, you have to keep in mind those meat eaters of the bunch, even when you’re in charge of salad. So how do you get your favorite alpha to eat his veggies? Why not put some bacon in it! My favorite recipe for Broccoli Salad has …

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Now Available: Accidental Alpha

Woo hoo! It’s release day for my newest paranormal novella, Accidental Alpha! You can find it over on Wilde City Press HERE A quiet life. A break from the dangers of being a cop. Yep, Lex Tompkins has his future all worked out. That is, until fate—or rather the stray …

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Suit Up Sunday: Charlie Harding

So this Suit Up Sunday post comes with a very special guest. I know, I know, all the handsome suited guys on here are special, but this one….well, you’ll see. 🙂 So just to keep things official-like, here’s the oh-so handsome Charlie Harding in a suit. Isn’t he drool-worthy? *wibble* …

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Suit Up Sunday: Ben Affleck

Oh how the internet blew up at the news that Ben Affleck was cast as the next Batman. I didn’t really blow up. I mean, I think Ben’s a good-looking and talented guy. Okay, so Daredevil wasn’t my favorite…but I can’t think of many actors who haven’t had a miss. …

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