Book reviews are very important, especially to the independent writer. To all writers, I suppose, but us guys without the sweet publishing contract live and die by them. I further suppose that I should clarify a bit. I'm not going to lie and tell you that certain reviews don't make you feel really good. Nor … Continue reading Reviews
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That is a question that has caused me anxiety in varying degrees throughout my life. A moment of particularly high anxiety occurred during high school when my mom burst into my bedroom while I was in there with my girlfriend. She asked that very question, quite loudly, and I had to assure her that we … Continue reading What’s Going On?
This blog has been around almost exactly as long as my official website, sjvarengo.com. It was started to capitalize on the fact that feed from the blog will show up on my Amazon.com Author page, a function which my website cannot provide. Originally the website had a lot of extra features that the blog didn't, … Continue reading Website Blues
... others must remain unspoken. What are your talking about, you lunatic? (Don't you just love it when I read your mind and ask the question you were thinking? I'm talking about the conversation that took place earlier today between myself and a certain author from Iowa City, namely my writing partner on the SpyCo … Continue reading Some Things I Can Tell You…
The world, and it's tiny mirror, the internet, is full of vultures.
I have this website. It's got the same cute name as this blog, namely S.J. Varengo - Author. Everything I have has that name attached. It's even embroidered on my underpants, right next to the Garanimals logo. It's just that it's the logical thing to call websites and blogs that deal with my … Continue reading Things Just Got Easier