Did you purchase all three paperbacks in the Emi Lost & Found series?

If so, you need one of these!  How do you get one?  Email me your proof-of-purchase (or a pic of you and your books), along with a mailing address, and I’ll send the bookmark at no cost to you!  You can email me at writer at loriotto dot com! Just my little way of thanking […]

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A Plea To My Readers…

To all of my readers.  Thank you so much for investing the time in my Emi Lost & Found series.  Over the past two months since I decided to self publish, nearly 1200 people have either downloaded or purchased one of my novels or short stories.  I want each of those 1200 people to know […]

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A Promise To The Writer In Me

Most of you have seen my countdown to 500 readers.  Many of you actually encouraged it.  I reached the goal today, and for that, I am proud of my work. What I am not proud of is how the obsession to hit this goal has taken over my entire existence.  Ugh. For those of you who know […]

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Experimenting With Twitter and Smashwords

So what is this,  you ask? This is a chart that shows how many page views LOST AND FOUND has received on smashwords.com by day.  I (incorrectly) believed that smashwords.com used page views to determine which book is a “best seller,” so I went on a twitter rampage to test my theory. I wrote 100 […]

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