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Best Author of the World – Kevin Eads of Dark Moon Press

Paranormal Society Awards 2017 - Kevin EadsBy January 15, 2018, it was official, author Kevin Eads had won the Best Author of the World Award from Paranormal Society World. He was nominated by Allison Ford for the most competitive of 16 categories on the Paranormal Society Worlds website. Even with a series of successful titles including Fountain of Blood, True Legends, and Eerie America, Kevin knew Paranormal Road Trip was up against some stiff competition.

Nominations for the Paranormal Society Awards were due by August 1st 2017. Voting was open from November 4th to December 18th with the results delivered between January 8th and 15th. With 886 votes hanging in the balance, a total of 6 nominees included Paranormal Investigator’s Journal by Ashley Knibb (6.2%) and The Life of a Scottish Ghosthunter by David Barrett (37.8%), but Paranormal Road Trip scared them away with 49.3% of the votes.

Paranormal Society World is a Society for demonology, parapsychology and paranormal phenomena co-founded by Paraforce Paranormal Researcher 2016 Award winner Gert Brouwer. Trained as Paranormal Researchers, Paranormal Society World investigates Paranormal Phenomena from a psychic, paranormal, technical and historical point of view. They offer courses and upcoming workshops with access to a demonologist and exorcist.

To learn more:

Paranormal Society Awards

http://2017.paranormalsocietyworld.com

Paranormal Society World Award Categories

http://2017.paranormalsocietyworld.com/index.php/p-s-w-awards-2017

Touring Dates for Angel Rae

Dark Moon Press Author Angel Rae
March 16, 2018 Strange Things Radio Network
https://www.facebook.com/pg/hostofstrange/posts/?ref=page_internal

March 19, 2018 Meet Paranormal INVESTIGATOR and Author Angel Rae
https://www.facebook.com/events/1794580137273245

April 7, 2018 Hotel Conneaut Paranormal Psychic Fair
https://www.facebook.com/events/327516747737627

April 21, 2018 Old St. Joseph Hospital Psychic & Paranormal Fair
https://www.facebook.com/events/1763933503909633

May 12/13 Researchers Investigating the Paranormal Psychic Fair
https://www.facebook.com/events/150034585695813

June 9, 2018 Haunted Destinations Paranormal Expo at Selma
https://www.facebook.com/events/1916453108671098

July 15, 2nd Annual Detroit Festival of Books! FREE!
https://www.facebook.com/events/489759531358545

August 10/11 2018 Resident Undead Mad-Con #fightcf

August 25, 2018 Hannah House Paranormal Day Celebration (2018)
https://www.facebook.com/events/159541441425510

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How I Became an Author by Clay Gilbert

Clay Gilbert - How I Became an Author
Clay Gilbert - How I Became an Author
If you’re an author, not self-publishing, finding the right home for your work is essential. It’s also a long and sometimes difficult journey.
 
I began my publishing career in 2013. I awakened on my birthday that January and decided that my 42nd year would be the year I finally published a novel. I had published short fiction and poems over the years, but none of my three novels had graced a shelf.
 
I wrote a two sci-fis and a vampire novel. Eternity was a young adult, dystopian sci-fi. Annah was the first book in a sci-fi epic I would call the Children of Evohe. The vampire novel, Dark Road to Paradise, is the first and only vampire novel to deal with the notion of AIDS head-on.
 

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How I Became an Author by Kate Andary

Kate Andary - How I Became an Author
Kate Andary - How I Became an Author
As a new author, most people want to know how you got your book published. How did you find your publisher? I guess I can say that I was one of the lucky ones; my publisher found me.
 
I had a friend that owned a metaphysical store. She was having an unknown publisher come out with a special guest tarot reader. I had no interest in meeting the guy that sold his own books, just the tarot reader mind you.

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Free Tools for Writers

Writing is hard.

From distractions to rough drafts and editing, it can be a chore to write even a few chapters. We’re here to help you, though. Here’s a compiled list of tools to help you get that novel written:

Word Processing

  • Hemmingway App – An online editor that helps with readability and syntax
  • Focus Writer – Distraction free writing.
  • OmmWriter – Distraction free writing.
  • Paragraphs – Distraction free writing app for mac only.
  • Scriviner – Best for long pieces (like novels and screenplays)

Brainstorming

Distraction Blockers

  • Freedom – Blocks distractions, so you can write freely.

Editors

  • Write Full – Compares your writing with proper language, and it gives you suggestions on better writing.
  • Grammarly – A friendly grammar nazi.
  • Pen Flip – Editor and Collaborator.

 

Do you have a favorite app? Drop us a line, and we’ll add it to the list!

Touring Dates for Deb DeRousse & Arjay

There’ll be more touring dates for Deb DeRousse and Arjay. Please stay tuned.

  • May 20th 2017 – Houghton Heights Paracon. Old Stone School House 7715 Stone School Rd. Houghton Lake, Mi. Lecture at 10:30 a.m. and book signing until 7:00 p.m.
  • June – Grand Traverse Resort Casino (more information to come)
  • July – Spirit Festival 22nd & 23rd at Old Stone School House 7715 Stone School Rd. Houghton Lake, Mi.
  • August – Michigan Paracon AUG. 24-26, 2017 | Kewadin Casino, 2186 Shunk Rd., Sault Ste. Marie MI. Phone #: (906) 632-3366
  • September 8th, 9th, and 10th – Flower of Life Spiritual Retreat. 10557 N 19 Rd, Buckley, MI 49620 Lecture Saturday, book signing all weekend.
  • October – Chicago Ghost Con 2017, 5th-8th at The Portage Theater, Chicago, IL.
  • October – Petoskey MI. Little Traverse Bay Parafest, The Terrace Inn, located at 1549 Glendale, Bayview Michigan
  • November – Dundee MI. Old Mill Parafest (more information to come)