Cussedness Corner

"My work may be garbage but it's good garbage." Mickey Spillane

Award Scams


Guest post by Steven Beeho. Coming next week a deeper digging from another angle by  another Steven, Steven Saus.) Here’s to my wealth of Stevens. Mr. Beeho is the author … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · 3 Comments

Can’t lock from a liar


Mama always told me, “A liar is worse than a thief, because you can lock from a thief, but you can’t lock from a liar.” Case in point. After ignoring … Continue reading

August 16, 2013 · 2 Comments

Nikki Palomino WTF?


I would like to say that I’m underwhelmed by Nikki’s comments. She went to my facebook where I had never mentioned her and attacked me. I did not know her … Continue reading

August 3, 2013 · 4 Comments

PTSD AND TONY G


If you go back far enough in this blog, you’ll find the ones I wrote while I was running away from my nightmares. I was seized by a feeling that if I … Continue reading

May 21, 2013 · 8 Comments

The Immorality of the Immoral


I want to open this discussion with a link to the Writer Beware post about Tony G. (Anthony Giangregorio). Writer Beware As you can see there,  Tony G. had this … Continue reading

May 21, 2013 · 8 Comments

Paladin of Curmudgeonry hates scammers AND….


eeeeeejjjiits.  ooooo eeeee ooooo. No, seriously. When I stumbled upon Phoenix Fire Publishing and Tabetha Jones through a tweet from Victoria Strauss of Writer Beware, I had no idea of … Continue reading

April 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

Phoenix Fire: Stupidity in advertising


One of the challenges of doing promotions on the web is the blog tour. There are many reputable places you can go to for good tours at reasonable prices. One … Continue reading

April 9, 2013 · 17 Comments

Interesting doings


I had a very interesting exchanges of emails with Tabetha Jones concerning Beth Wright.  Tabetha threatened to sue my company if I publish Beth’s books without first paying Tabetha $700. … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · 29 Comments

Sooo Sweete (Not): Lindsay interviews Zoey Sweete AKA Tabetha.


Interview Lindsay is promoting Tabetha’s new giveaway. It reads as supercilious because of all the usages of awesome and amazing like some valley girl on steriods. Friend or not, promoting a … Continue reading

January 26, 2013 · 4 Comments

What Else are They Paying for?


According to both “Martha” and Tabetha herself, the authors are still paying for their own covers. The difference is that Tabetha now has them going directly to the artist. But … Continue reading

January 22, 2013 · 5 Comments

Months and nothing


For months after the various authors pulled their books from Mystic Press, they demanded to receive a royalty statement form Tabetha. This grew louder as evidenced in comments from across … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · 169 Comments

A message from the Wind(y)bag


On 12/29/2012 10:13 AM, wendyhunyor79@**** wrote: Well allow me to give him a round of applause for whatever is found on Tabetha but I beg you do not confuse me with her. … Continue reading

December 29, 2012 · 14 Comments

A Warning for Tabetha, her alts and allies


Our conversations will not be carried out in secret. I will not be intimidated by faceless people who lie about everything, except for (maybe) the dirt on the soles of … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · 9 Comments

THE SHIT HITS THE FAN


And boy howdy does it. I’m sick of the games being played with me and rusty. Therefore, I am publishing all of the letters I have received from the perpetrators. … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · 25 Comments

The strange case of Lindsay’s Aunt


Let’s start here with Lindsay’s bio. What I want you to notice here is that Lindsay says she lives with the following people: her parents, her sister, and two dogs. … Continue reading

December 26, 2012 · 33 Comments

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