John D Reinhart

Writer, Author and Illustrator

Always Be Marketing

You noticed in my last post how I cleverly mentioned the name of my second novel, DROPPINGTON PLACE? Well, did you notice that I just mentioned it again? Boom. Right … Continue reading

May 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bad Guys Need Not Apply

Enjoyed quite a bit of Tomorrowland, the new Disney marketing vehic…film. The message is a little preachy, but, at the 80% mark I realized that there were no bad guys. … Continue reading

May 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Unlucky Chapter

Thirteen. There’s no 13th floor in the building. You’re counting the nickels in your piggy bank…10, 11, 12 oh please don’t let there be just one more…ah, 14. Chapter 13 … Continue reading

May 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Avast, yon Reader!

Nothing says nautical mayhem like the word “avast.” Right out of the box you know the words that follow are coming from seafaring devil, a maritime monster, a nautical ne’er … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Read On, Read On!

Just when you thought it was safe to go back to your computer…noooooooooo! You have guessed correctly – yet another chapter of MARIGOLD’S END, a Phineas Caswell Adventure, is now available … Continue reading

April 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Shameless Marketing

Go ahead, say what you will. Get it out of your system. Shameless, tasteless, bad form, bad ‘cess to it. Fie on thee. There you go. Are you through? The … Continue reading

April 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Don’t Look Back

You’re a writer. You know how it goes. We work our brains out on a piece, twisting it, turning it, ripping it up, tossing it out, starting over again. And that’s … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Adventures in Adventures

There’s a great deal of adventure in writing an adventure. You’re a writer. You know how it is. The characters, their needs, the plot, the danger of plot holes, the … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Time and the Fragile Character

You’re a writer. You know how it is. The time to write…when is the right time to write? Now? Nope, busy reading this post. When you finish this post? Maybe. … Continue reading

March 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

It’s Their Market – Let The Readers do the Work

The most basic tenet of Gorilla Marketing is “let somebody else do the work. Do nothing and expect big results.” In that spirit, I humbly present MARIGOLD’S END, Chapter Seven. … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

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