Bob Jenkins

December 6, 2016

Soundtrack for Azriel Dancer–Song 1

Soundtrack for Azriel Dancer Beautifully compiled by Brian Conroy in November 2016 Song 1  Sympathy for the Devil by The Rolling Stones Page 32 of Azriel […]
October 31, 2016

There I Had It. There I lost it.

I am the lad in the following sketch.  I go out into the woods, to run and think up ideas for my stories.  I call it […]
October 14, 2016

How does a Professional eBook Campaign Affect Sales for a New Release on Amazon?

Climbing the learning curve of self-published book launching, I spent many days in the trail-side camp of Derek Murphy, a mad (as in crazy) genius in […]
October 1, 2016

Azriel Dancer hits the Market at

My novel, Azriel Dancer, launched this morning on  It’s the first edition, on the first day, of my first novel, the first of four books […]
September 23, 2016

Street Team in the NYC Subway

In 1978 I lead a street team of San Jose State University drama students to New York City to promote guest performances of Wonderland Won at […]
September 21, 2016

Cost of Books to the Author and the Effect on Sales Rank

Hearing conflicting opinions about how my discounted purchase of Azriel Dancer would effect my sales ranking, I put the question to CreateSpace, the Amazon subsidiary […]
September 17, 2016

The Proof is in the Paperback

The proof copy of Azriel Dancer just arrived! It’s really here.  On sale October 1 at
September 13, 2016

Pre-Launch Checklist for October 1 Azriel Dancer Blastoff

Check     Approve final interior and cover from Streetlight Graphics Check     Receive the “Deliverables” from Streetlight (ready-to-upload files) Check     Upload Print interior and cover to CreateSpace (Amazon […]
September 13, 2016

Doing Business as Shiva Puri Press

For reasons too complex and nuanced to get into here, I have been advised to publish Azriel Dancer under a “fictitious” business name.  I’ll be “doing […]