Did you buy books for the holidays?

- by Diana Pharaoh Francis

The book industry is in trouble–who isn’t? I don’t know how much trouble, but layoffs are everywhere and book sales are not that great. Yadda yadda–like it’s news. I hate that. I love books. Bookstores are a little slice of heaven. The perfect place on the planet. Libraries come close (except I have to bring […]

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A Little Bit of Context

- by Diana Pharaoh Francis

Today is the release of my fifth book, The Black Ship. I’m tremendously excited about it, as you might guess, and I’m very hopeful that my readers will love it as much as I do. But I didn’t always love it. In fact for awhile there, I downright hated it with a passion. Hating a […]

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Drawing Lines in the Sand

- by Diana Pharaoh Francis

Hello Everyone! This is my first Ninc Blog post and I thought I’d kick off by whining. Okay, maybe not whining, but at least talking about a hazard of writing. What is it you ask? It’s the inability to stop. I’m not talking here about getting on a roll and keeping going until you run […]

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