A Writer’s Life

  • Free eBook for 5 Days, Reduced Price Paperback

    Free eBook for 5 Days, Reduced Price Paperback

    My memoir is now on sale!  The Kindle ebook will be FREE through Sunday, July 12. The paperback is available at a reduced price through the CreateSpace store. Sunshine and Troubled Sea: How I Stumbled My Way Into Adulthood, More […]

     
  • Book Sale: Free eBook, Reduced Price Paperback

    Book Sale: Free eBook, Reduced Price Paperback

    My memoir will be on sale starting this Wednesday, July 8. The Kindle ebook version will be free through Sunday, July 12. (Those of you who downloaded it for free the first time may want to download it again, as […]

     
  • Lessons of an Indie Writer

    by Alan F. Zundel I have written and self-published three books in the last ten years. In doing so I have learned some lessons about being an independent writer. I will share these lessons with you, my esteemed reader. Two […]

     
  • What If Someone Saw You Looking at Them?

    What If Someone Saw You Looking at Them?

    by Alan F. Zundel The idea hit me while I was standing in a grocery store looking through their big plate glass window, watching the people outside on the sidewalk. What if someone turned and caught me looking at them? […]

     
  • Draft Opening of My New Novel

    I have begun to adapt my screenplay, “Hold Only Good Memories,” into a novel. Here is the latest draft of the opening chapter. You feedback is welcome! Chapter 1 Having rarely had a reason to leave his home state of […]

     
  • A New Plot Twist in My Writing Career

    by Alan F. Zundel I’ve been away from this blog for a couple weeks, as I spent a week out of town for my son’s wedding and had some things to catch up on when I got back. The hiatus […]

     
  • Paperback version of my memoir now available!

    Paperback version of my memoir now available!

    A paperback print version of my memoir, Sunshine and Troubled Sea: How I Stumbled My Way Into Adulthood, More or Less, is now available online at the CreateSpace e-store and at Amazon.com. Sunshine and Troubled Sea is the story of […]

     
  • I Ain’t Crazy; I’m a Writer

    I Ain’t Crazy; I’m a Writer

    © 2015 Alan F. Zundel The hardest thing about being a writer is the (usually) subtle messages your friends and family convey without necessarily meaning to. Their facial expression, the tone of voice, the cautious questions while trying not to […]

     
  • A Writer’s Hangover

    A Writer’s Hangover

    © 2015 Alan F. Zundel After the elation comes the crash. You know your imagination is running wild, and you don’t believe its foolish promises, yet still you feel a letdown when the promises are broken. I launched my memoir […]

     
  • Download my memoir FREE through Sunday March 29

    Download my memoir FREE through Sunday March 29

    Sunshine and Troubled Sea: How I Stumbled My Way Into Adulthood, More or Less, is available in e-book format to download and read FREE through Sunday, March 29 2015. Click on the title or cover above to go to Amazon.com […]