Unacceptable Business Practices

In today’s adventures: Facebook Advertisements! I will take a moment to preface this with: I’m going to be sensitive to the fact that I work at a major tech company, and present just the facts of my experience without judgment.  We are all humans writing code in a complex business environment.  I have plenty of…… Continue reading Unacceptable Business Practices

Raven launch + 2! Challenge: connecting with young readers

What a fantastic couple of days it has been since Raven became available to everyone!  I am still awed by all of your support in my efforts to increase diversity in tech by providing stories that more people can relate to and see themselves in.  Everyone has been helping so much! In case you haven’t already…… Continue reading Raven launch + 2! Challenge: connecting with young readers

#6!

YOU GUYS!  LOOK! #6 in YA science & technology fiction overall – not bad for day #2!  Look how many reviews those other books have.  (Let’s work on that, too, shall we!)  And just below that, Amazon had Raven again in a “new release” banner. On the Raven page itself, it’s listed as the #1 new…… Continue reading #6!

Raven launch + 1! Challenge: audiences for diversity in tech

My publishing-date is now behind us – I still can’t believe that after all this time, Raven is finally available to readers!  What a great milestone in our team effort to counter stereotypes about who can succeed in tech. Hopefully you’ve already got your ebook loaded on your favorite reader, or your paperback order is…… Continue reading Raven launch + 1! Challenge: audiences for diversity in tech