The business trip to DC that almost wasn’t

Good evening, folks! It’s Angel, and I’m writing from my Washington, D.C., office. I had hoped that conditions would allow me to come down yesterday, but I couldn’t leave until this morning. And, sadly, I had hoped to stay until Monday, leaving around noon, but a 9 a.m. doctor’s appointment on Monday may call myContinue reading “The business trip to DC that almost wasn’t”

Cover reveal: Courting Apparitions, volume two of the Fashion and Fiends series, sequel to Manipulations

Greetings, Readers! Our Art Director Gayle Hendricks has officially revealed the cover to Courting Apparitions, the second book in the Fashion and Fiends series and sequel to Manipulations. (Speaking of Manipulations, our carton of books in anticipation of the upcoming Third Annual Easton Book Festival arrived today and Angel Ackerman and the family dog hostedContinue reading “Cover reveal: Courting Apparitions, volume two of the Fashion and Fiends series, sequel to Manipulations”

Meet Rachel Thompson, “Connections”

Angel asked me to do a guest blog post for Parisian Phoenix Publishing, and I don’t do blogs (although I should), but for Angel I cannot say no. You see, she and Gayle are more just than my friends. Angel wanted to know how I feel about “joining the Parisian Phoenix family.” I have aContinue reading “Meet Rachel Thompson, “Connections””

Unexpected beauty

It’s Friday. I hear Mercury is in retrograde or was in retrograde so many communications aren’t happening clearly, or your technology is on the fritz. In my case, my body joins the chaos but such is life with a disability. This week had it’s high points and some lows. Coworkers are expressing interest in myContinue reading “Unexpected beauty”

Launch of Parisian Phoenix Reflections

Greetings, everyone! If you’ve looked at this site as we’ve been building it, you will note it is slow going. If you’re a writer, I’d like you to absorb the appropriateness of that. Some writing is inspired. But even when inspired, editing never comes quickly and painlessly. At Parisian Phoenix, we have an amazing team.Continue reading “Launch of Parisian Phoenix Reflections”

Cupcakes at Midnight: A discussion of future plans for Parisian Phoenix Publishing

Originally posted on Angel Ackerman:
Yesterday was the launch day for my novel. At midnight, the teenager and I were celebrating with cocktails and cupcakes. I have so much hope for Parisian Phoenix Publishing. It’s too early for me to know how many copies have sold, I don’t expect large numbers as I haven’t really…