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I just wanted to say a little something about the Village. In 2009, I was an internet dummy and knew very little about social networks or the world-wide net in general. IFOGO just happen to be one of the first social networking sites I stumbled on. I became a member here and have made good friends and contacts across the world. I was just finishing up my first novel and was looking for a platform to…Continue
I have a new blog page where I talk about all things horror. If you get a chance check it out. I am growing my presence in every way I can as I grow also as a writer. There are many things happening with my writing as well as with my books. Come check out what it is all about. http//folkloreandgothictales.wordpress.com
You can also follow me on twitter where I post the horror word of the day every…Continue
Added by Blake Schaefer on July 16, 2012 at 4:47am — No Comments
Set in another time and place known as the Negosha Sphere, Wicked Tides by Sean Kinsley sucks you in and just won’t let go. With a long list of colorful characters which will instantly be burned into the corners of your mind as you, envision them in this fantastical world of fantasy meets intergalactic mayhem.
The characters themselves move the story along. Kye is one of these of whom you will grow to care for almost instantly. You can almost feel his confusion, rage and bewilderment of…
Added by Blake Schaefer on November 3, 2011 at 6:08pm — No Comments
I wanted to share this with everyone. My new novel Obtuse is now on Kindle here is the first of two 5 star reviews.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
5.0 out of 5 stars Who Are the "Good Guys?" Are There Any???, October 11, 2011
By SeaWitch - See all my reviewsThis review is from: Obtuse (The Triangle Series) (Kindle Edition)
This week, I was honored that B.E. (Blake) Schafer sent me a copy of his newly (as in it was just published to Amazon…
Added by Blake Schaefer on October 24, 2011 at 4:43am — No Comments
Follow the link below to read the awesome review I received on my new novel OBTUSE
Added by Blake Schaefer on October 11, 2011 at 3:15pm — No Comments
Here is a cool contest I am posting. If your are a horror or scifi buff. Here is a chance to get your work included in a new anthology by a new publisher.
Added by Blake Schaefer on June 22, 2011 at 7:41pm — No Comments
With all the talke of end times, zombies etc. I thought I share a little something.
Zombie Apocalypses? Rapture? 2012?
From the short story
A work in progress
By B.E. Schafer
Dreams of mist and fog twisting through the hallways of my mind; I find myself on a dark interstate all alone. Sweat drips profusely from my brow as I peer out the rain-splashed windshield as the wipers squeal, pushing me deeper into this hypnotic…
Added by Blake Schaefer on May 5, 2011 at 7:13pm — No Comments
I'd like to pose a question to all self published authors about publishing. The question I pose is what would you sacrifice as an author if approached by a Small Press start up Publisher who wished to do things differently than the mainstream does at the current time. This is not a self publisher. I pose these questions because I was actually shown a contract similar to this by an author friend of mine.
1: Would you sacrifice all rights to your book for two years while…