Monthly Archives: December 2016

Just a final reminder – Get 2o% off any of my paperback books at Createspace.com

          For a limited time ** you can get 20% off any of my paperbacks (see above) when you order them at Createspace.com . Use the link below and apply this Discount Code 3HFZCZY9 when purchasing the book(s) … Continue reading

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Cats and Authors!

“Owners of dogs will have noticed that, if you provide them with food and water and shelter and affection, they will think you are God. Whereas owners of cats are compelled to realize that, if you provide them with food … Continue reading

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A Very Furry Christmas: Holiday Cat Tales is on sale for only $0.99 until January 1st, 2017

A Very Furry Christmas: Holiday Cat Tales has been selling so well this month that I decided to extend the sale date until January 1st, 2017. If you’d like a copy of this eBook, grab it now at the discounted … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and Love & Peace to you and your loved ones.

Thank you for visiting this blog throughout the year and for your continued interest in my books and stories. Hope you enjoy A Time to Forgive – My gift to you. Best Wishes & Happy Reading! John   A TIME … Continue reading

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Cats and Authors!

“That’s the great secret of creativity. You treat ideas like cats: you make them follow you.”  ― Ray Bradbury Ray Douglas Bradbury was an American fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery fiction author. (1920 – 2012)

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Flash Fiction Story – Stripes

Use the photograph as the inspiration for your flash fiction story. There is a 250 word limit for each story. Photograph copyright –  K.S. Brooks         STRIPES –  John D. Ottini December 17, 2016 I sit staring … Continue reading

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Christmas in Love – A Holiday Flash Fiction Anthology

Tis the season to share the love and joy. As promised in a previous post the Christmas/Holiday Anthology, Christmas in Love is now available in the Amazon Kindle Store and will soon be found in the Nook Store, iTunes, Google Play, … Continue reading

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Cats and Authors!

“Of all God’s creatures, there is only one that cannot be made slave of the leash. That one is the cat. If man could be crossed with the cat it would improve the man, but it would deteriorate the cat.” ― Mark … Continue reading

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A Reality of Indie Publishing – Sometimes you just have to grin and bare it..

This weekend I participated in a mystery /thriller book promotion which, in terms of the number of downloads, was a huge success. During the promotion, readers downloaded 500+ copies of my book,  A Reason To Kill: Collected Mystery Stories absolutely … Continue reading

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Free Mystery & Thriller Book Promotion – December 10-11

This weekend December 10-11, 2016 I’m participating in a free Mystery & Thriller Book promotion. Choose from 27 wonderful books including A Reason To Kill by yours truly. All books are free. If  you love mystery/thrillers, don’t miss this great … Continue reading

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