My most anticipated review soon to come.

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

One of the hardest things I found about writing a first novel was getting people to read your first drafts. How can one measure his skills or lack thereof if he doesn’t have Beta readers to tell him where mistakes have been made? I have my Alpha team, (several guys I thanked in the Acknowledgements) but first and known as my toughest …

Should I do it again?

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

http://ezinearticles.com/?The-Benefits-of-Having-More-Than-One-Book-to-Sell&id=5843174 The link above has inspired me to write about a dilemma that has been bugging me for some time now. As the title of this post ask, should I do it again? When “The Second Intelligent Species” was conceived, I had nothing better to do, being laid up and stuck inside due to back surgery. Today; here I sit …

The Second Intelligent Species: What frightens you?

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

The Second Intelligent Species: What frightens you?: https://soundcloud.com/dale-langlois/the-second-intelligent-species Click on the link above to hear my first ever radio interview. As any…

What frightens you?

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

https://soundcloud.com/dale-langlois/the-second-intelligent-species Click on the link above to hear my first ever radio interview. As any writer knows, solitude is a comfortable companion. When I am in the public eye, The Beave runs and hides. I am on my own. It’s easy to see how nervous I am when you can clearly hear my voice shaking. Look how calm, (and even happy) …

Ice cream social

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

Recently, I was asked to do a signing as a local author to establish a new library in a tri town area. I accepted, although I would have to juggle sleep and work. As a newbie to the promoting part of this business, I explore every avenue. How can I turn down ice cream? When I asked why I was invited, …

First press release from Doug Buchanan of The Malone Telegram

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

    Previous Next Doug Buchanan, The Telegram Bangor man pens sci-fi novel Dale Langlois displays the cover of his first novel, ‘The Second Intelligent Species: The Cyclical Earth,’ as well as the tattoo he commissioned to commemorate the accomplishment.           Bangor man pens sci-fi novel DOUG BUCHANAN Question: What do you get when you put a computer keyboard in …

Learning book promotion 101

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

I thought about promoting this on video live and posting it on you-tube as a trailer to my book. Things don’t always work out, and to think twice about it this is a personal thing. An achievement and the self acknowledgement of it. Patting myself on the back again. This promotion idea didn’t go off as planned, but others did. Giving …

Does this mean we are over the tipping point?

admin Deep thoughts, Who is the Beave?

Finally people are starting to see how our planet’s climate is changing and are starting to prepare for the inevitable. I guess that’s all we can do is adapt. Cities all over the world are discussing how to protect their citizens from extreme weather and high seas. Schools are reviewing drills not only for crazed maniacs but natural disasters. Why? Because lately, each is …

Ok, strike one. Try something else.

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

The tag word experiment achieved nothing. What next? I’ve decided to lower the price from $3.50 to $2.99. I write “Sci-Fi for The Working Guy”, and realize we are the ones who work hard for our money. Although I’m sure $.51 won’t break anybody, I feel readers will feel more comfortable paying less than $3.00. Again this is another experiment. …

Free Science Fiction Sex

Dale Langlois Who is the Beave?

I want to apologize for this bait and switch blog, but as an amateur scientist, I am doing an experiment. I am watching to see how important some tag words are when it comes to daily views. I am in the promotional stage of this project and am still learning. Every day I accomplish something new, even if it’s just …