Posts Tagged: shipping

Smile at the person behind the counter

And they’re off! The mailing is completed for the second giveaway on Goodreads (50 lucky winners of What Next?, Book Two of the Jeremy Shuttle Adventures). I stuffed the mailing envelopes during the morning and then popped over to my local Post Office after lunch.  I am happy to have  an office just a 10… Read more »

Confessions of a mail order man

You can’t outrun your past. Many years ago, I used to buy and sell paper collectibles.  Comics, magazines, books, stamps, cards…all sorts of paper-based items.  I advertised through trade periodicals (get an idea how long ago this was, now?) and all my business was conducted via the USPS or UPS. Only two items could mess up… Read more »

Old habits are hard to break…thankfully

I’ve been trying to expand the audience for my books in preparation for my first contest promotion.  Part of that program involves trying to interest book review sites in picking up on the book to offer the reading public more information to use in deciding whether to get into the series. I’ve had strong response… Read more »