Author Archives: mtdecker

About mtdecker

Just your average writer- which is to say, I have a full-time job developing and testing software.

Book Review – The 2018 Author’s Journal

Author: Audrey Ann Hughey Title: The 2018 Author’s Journal Pages: 346 Formats: Paperback 8.5×11 Language: English ISBN-10: 198146476X ISBN-13: 978-1981464760 Availability: Amazon,  Website: https://www.thewriteservices.com/ Book Blurb Make 2018 Your Best Author Year Ever! The 2018 Author’s Journal is a planner designed for authors, providing … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Quest for Nightcrawler

Publisher: X-Men (book 1) The Quest for Nightcrawler Publisher: Marvel Pages: 136 Formats: Trade Paper, e-comic Available: Amazon , Marvel (e-comic) ISBN-10: 0785188215 ISBN-13: 978-0785188216 Book Blurb Ever since Nightcrawler’s death, the X-Men have been without their heart and soul. But after … Continue reading

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The Author Transformation Alliance – New Flash Contest

Announcement   (Copied from the Blog entry on the matter) New year, new flash.  Starting this Saturday, the ATA Flash Contest is going weekly.  Each Saturday at noon, we will post a new prompt – It could be a picture, a … Continue reading

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I am Day 6

Horror Scribes offered an interesting challenge for the end of 2017 – The 12 days of Christmas Horror Flash contest. It was a little hard for me because Christmas is not the sort of thing I want to mess with … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Fantasy Fiction Formula by Deborah Chester

Author: Deborah Chester Title: The Fantasy Fiction Formula Pages: 264 Formats: Paperback, Kindle, Nook … podcast… Publisher: Manchester University Press; 1 edition (February 1, 2016) Language: English ISBN-10: 0719097061 ISBN-13: 978-0719097065 Availability: Amazon,  Barnes and Noble Website: DeborahChester dot com Book Blurb “Listen carefully to what Debbie … Continue reading

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COMING SOON: 42 Flash

Join us January 1st for 42 days of flash fiction prompts – on 42 Flash

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Book Review – The Deed of Paksenarrion by Elizabeth Moon

Author: Elizabeth Moon Title: The Deed of Paksenarrion Pages: 1044 Formats: Hardback, Paperback, Kindle, Audio Book Availability: Amazon Website: Elizabeth Moon Book Blurb: Paksenarrion, a simple sheepfarmer’s daughter, yearns for a life of adventure and glory, such as was known to heroes … Continue reading

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