Bonnie the Witch

Bonnie the Witch is a silly short story I started to write when I worked in a library. I was attempting to tie in a bunch of stories that turned a library into a Jumanji-type environment. —- Once upon a time, in a galaxy not so far, far away, there was a once normal public library in Everyday Town, USA. A library assistant, named Bonnie, had somehow held sway over management for years, since she always got herself excused from work by being absent for months at a time. She found her power had limits though, for she was fired one day out of the blue. She came storming out … Continue reading

More reviews & the Book trailer

Here is the book trailer I made for Times of Trouble. You do what you can afford…. And I received another review on Amazon, a 4 star: “scarily prophetic!April 16, 2012 By Dirtboy’s Girl Format:Kindle Edition|Amazon Verified Purchase The way Mr. Ball writes I wonder if he isn’t living as a fly on the wall in the White House. You meet the characters and can feel their joy and sadness, anger and frustration as he tells the story. There were points in the story where I found myself talking to my Kindle telling Brian what I thought he should do next. Fast paced story that has you reading until the … Continue reading

Writing and author sites

Updated: This was blogged two years ago and I just thought I’d bring it back to the front. If you’re a new writer and looking for websites to market your work or yourself as an author, searching for those places online takes a really long time, especially if you don’t type in the right keywords on google or other search engines. I thought I’d post sites all in one place so you can find what you’re looking for without searching for days on end. http://www.writersmarket.com Online version of the book http://www.writersdigest.com http://www.helium.com Where writers can post articles, stories, opinions http://www.writing.com  Writing site http://bookmarket.com/index.html This is John Kremer’s website where there are supposed to … Continue reading