Thinking about the squeak of sand between my toes on a beach in Curacao or Florida or Barbados makes me shiver with delight just thinking about all the new shells that have washed up and will be washed up in the coming months with the rough… Continue Reading “Sand Between my Toes! Kindle Countdown – Beachcomber Seashells of the Caribbean!”
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I had an absolutely Great visit to St. Louis, MO this past week to speak on my book, Rough Enough. The saga of Richard Clow’s Civil War and Frontier life hit two large groups of extremely supportive history buffs at the U.S. Grant Historical… Continue Reading “Civil War Saga: Rough Enough Jumps on Amazon’s Charts!”
Why Amazon thinks you’re Stupid (Opinion Piece). Although I’m an author and am fortunate enough to have about ten very good reviews on Amazon for my book, Rough Enough, I certainly believe that cutting off a review just because it is from someone’s relative… Continue Reading “Why Amazon thinks you’re Stupid (Opinion Piece) reblog from Ionia Martin”
I have had several close contacts ask me when the next book is coming out now that they have read “Rough Enough.” When I’m not up to my ears in skiing, diving, orienteering and trying to keep up on the Civil War scene, I’m… Continue Reading “What Books is Rick McBee working on now?”
Today was another first for the old man! I actually created and opened up an ad on “GoodReads” for my Civil and Indian War Book, “Rough Enough.” One of the things that really amazed me was how specific some of the targeting can get… Continue Reading “Opening a “GoodReads” Ad for “Rough Enough””
Today as I was thinking about having a web site with a shopping cart on it to market books, I happened to thumb open the Columbia Gorge Community College Catalog and there, lo and behold, was a class teaching how to do it! No… Continue Reading “Moving to the next level of WordPress Activity for Book Marketing”
Whoa! A day that started off with a bang, exercise on the machines at the club and with the Senior Circuit semi exercise- semi gab group afterwards to get in over an hour and a half of muscle workout. Then into the computer and… Continue Reading “Sometimes I could Joint the “Tea Party””
Wow! There I was, pulling up my Author site on Amazon and there for the first time, they have let someone post a Review! James R. Holland gets the kudos for fast action and superb verbiage in writing a review that really takes your… Continue Reading “Another Great Day in the PR of Civil War Book “Rough Enough””
Today was a real fun day to read Kristie Poehler’s Winter Edition of “Battlefield Journal” which has a two page spread on my new Civil and Indian War book “Rough Enough.” Check it out at <www.battlefieldjournal.com> Kristie highlights the section of the book dealing with… Continue Reading “Battlefield Journal reviews New Book “Rough Enough””
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