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Welcome to my writing and art blog. I post info about what I’m doing. Occasionally will feature other writers, artists, and photographers.

Midwest Book Review of The Man With the Green Suitcase

By |December 14th, 2012|

Midwest Book Review of The Man With the Green Suitcase 

 

 

 

I just got a letter in the mail from the  esteemed Midwest Book Review informing me of the good review they gave  my paranormal mystery book, The Man With the Green Suitcase. I’m so honored that they like my book since it’s hard to get […]

New Book Review for Dee Doanes and Contest

By |October 12th, 2012|

Hi everyone,

The Man With the Green Suitcase has a new great review posted by Books Are my Way of Living blog reviews run by Ruty. Check out it out here: Book Review

In other news, I’m a part of Lorraine Beaumont’s Crave blog tour. She featured my book and has a giveaway contest for my book. […]

The Bookcast Interview With Dee Doanes

By |September 27th, 2012|

The Bookcast Interview With Dee Doanes

Check out the Bookcast interview:

The Astonishing Power – In An Old Suitcase Podcast Interview on The Bookcast.

It was a fun interview! We discussed my book, Mitch Albom, Rod Serling, the original Twilight Zone, Alfred Hitchcock, and much more.

Check out the full Bookcast written interview here

Here’s the MP3 recording: DeeDoanesBookcastInterview

Thanks to […]

The Bookcast Interviews Indie Authors!

By |September 25th, 2012|

I found a website that does indie author podcast interviews. The Bookcast was created by Bill Thompson. It only features indie author interviews. The Bookcast is geared toward readers wanting to learn more about indie authors. Bill is very selective about the authors he interviews, their books have to be high quality.

He will run […]

Interview With Literary Editor Ann Fisher

By |September 24th, 2012|

Interview With Literary Editor Ann Fisher

Ann Fisher

Hi everyone,

Today I’m interviewing literary editor, Ann Fisher. Not only is Ann the best literary editor in the world, she also is my good friend. She really whipped my book into shape and I’m forever grateful for that.

This post is for all the self-published authors out there. I’ve been […]

Flashlight Commentary and Crimson Flower Book Reviews

By |September 16th, 2012|

Flashlight Commentary and Crimson Flower Book Reviews

I’m so excited to share Flashlight Commentary and Crimson Flower book reviews! This is my first online review by a book review blogger.  Click on either one of the following links to read my review. Thanks to Erin from Flashlight Commentary Literary Reviews and Crimson Flower Reviews for the […]

Men in the Kingdom Radio Show With Dee Doanes and Kids Writing

By |September 8th, 2012|

Men in the Kingdom Radio Show With Dee Doanes and Kids Writing

Hi everyone,

Friday I was interviewed on the  Men in the Kingdom Radio Show with Joe Williams! They video taped the radio interview. I will post the interview and video footage as soon as the radio station puts it on their site.

We talked about my […]

Roar! It’s Dragoncon Time and Author Spotlight

By |August 31st, 2012|

Roar! It’s Dragoncon Time and Author Spotlight

Get ready all you nerds and geeks (this includes me), Dragoncon is here for the weekend! Aug. 1-Sept. 3 2012.  Get your books, memorabilia, and meet your favorite celebrities and writers. It’s located in Atlanta, my hometown. Yeah!! Downtown traffic will be clogged up as usual. Marta public transportation […]

Paranormal and Fantasy Books, Yes. But What is Magical Realism?

By |August 11th, 2012|

Paranormal and Fantasy Books, Yes. But What is Magical Realism?

Hi Everyone,

Some of you may not know that I made the transition from marketing company CEO to full-time writer. Woo-hoo! (If you could see me, I just stood up and did a Beyoncé   dance move). The transition isn’t so different really, except instead if writing […]

Changing Careers: From Journalist to Social Media, Communications, PR Expert

By |April 5th, 2012|

Recently I was asked by a lifestyle journalist:
I am a journalist looking at getting into a public relations/communications/social media career. Any suggestions on what kind of skills I would need? Any advice is greatly appreciated.
Many people out there in the work force wonder if they can transition into a new career easily but may not […]