A (virtual) Halloween book launch party!

UPDATE, October 31: Are you here for the party? You’re at the right place … but opened the wrong door. The party’s actually here. Come join us!   You are all cordially invited to the official Out of Breath Halloween virtual book launch party on Monday, October 31. This all-day party will be hosted right …

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Announcing new authors and our 2012 lineup

When Midge and I started Ashland Creek Press earlier this year, we knew what types of books we wanted to publish. And we noted this right on the home page. But we weren’t sure exactly how many of these types of books were out there. All we did know was that we would have to be …

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Twitter for authors

I admit to being late to Twitter. I just didn’t get it. I didn’t get why I should be, or how anyone else could be, interested in 140-character updates about people’s lives. But then my book was published, and everything changed. Not only have I “joined the conversation,” as they say, I also manage several …

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Author Q&A: Exploring Oregon’s cemeteries

How does one become interested in cemeteries, of all things? In this Q&A, Johan Mathiesen, author of Mad as the Mist and Snow: Exploring Oregon Through Its Cemeteries, talks about his interest in cemeteries, how he went about researching this book, and where he himself wants to be buried… How did you come up with …

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