It’s time for the Blackstone Valley Authors & Artisans Festival 2018! All authors and artists welcome! The date is Saturday, June 2nd, 2018. The place is the beautiful gazebo and field alongside the Whitin Community Center! Save the date! Celebrate local authors and artisans! To claim your own booth, here’s the form: Blackstone Valley Authors… Read More


Authorstock 2018 is coming up this weekend! Make sure to mark your calendar and come on out for March 3rd and 4th – there’s a ton of authors, speakers, workshops, how-tos, and more! I’ll be there both days – I’d love to chat with you on any topic involving writing, publishing, marketing, and getting sales!… Read More


Evening meditation time. My Black Cat mystery series sold out AGAIN at the Wicked Good Books bookstore in Salem Mass – I brought them out another box of signed copies today. Stop on by there and pick up yours before they sell out again! Here’s Zuzu posing with the book :). Support local bookstores! #namaste… Read More


Two days left! Get those poems, short stories, essays, photography, paintings, poetry, and more submitted for the Mused Literary Review! http://www.bellaonline.com/review/submissions/… Read More


Coming up this Saturday afternoon Jan 27th 2018 from 1:30-3pm! FREE workshop on Long Exposure photography. What is long exposure all about? What is exposure on a camera? How do you alter it? What does it do to the photo? Free at the Uxbridge Art Gallery! http://bvaa.org/2018/01/01/long-exposure-photography-workshop-jan-27-2018/… Read More


Here’s your chance to win two books on earning an income with your art! The books are: Consignment: Key Selling Tips for Authors and Artists Making Merchandise from Art Just click through and comment on the thread for your chance to win! BVAA Facebook Art Book Giveaway The giveaway is open to US residents and… Read More


Book 9 – The Klutzy Kangaroo – is going live as we speak! This gives you just enough time to read short stories 1 through 8 before it’s ready. Book 1 is free! Heck, they’re all free if you’re in Kindle Unlimited :). https://www.amazon.com/Preening-Peacock-Rosalinda-Alameda-Mystery-ebook/dp/B014GRKH0K/ What are you working on today?… Read More


Today! Today! It’s the January 15, 2018 submission deadline for our Anything Goes open photography show! There’s a separate category for film photography & cyanotype images! 2018 Anything Goes Photography Show Please Share the news and tag friends! What have you created today? Let us know, we’d love to see images!… Read More


Only 14 days until the submission deadline for the 2018 BVAA Anything Goes open photography show! The deadline is Monday, January 15, 2018. There’s a separate category for film images so get those done and developed! http://bvaa.org/2017/10/21/6th-annual-anything-goes-photography-show/ What have you photographed today? Let us know in the comments – we’d love to see it! Aim… Read More