If You've Got a Minute Please Write a Review
Friends, Family, and Colleagues,
If y’all have read my book I’d love it if you could write a review on Barnes and Noble. Even a one sentence review would be... Read more
Fun Trailer for Trapped in the Big Easy
Dear Friends, Family, and Colleagues,
We recently created a short trailer (52 seconds) for the book using iMovie. It wasn't that complicated and is a fun way to communicate the... Read more
I hope you've received your books and have had an opportunity to read them. If you have we'd greatly appreciate it if you could take a moment and... Read more
Hope You've All Received Your Books
We've sent out books to everyone, but a few of you who have yet to get back to us with your mailing address, so if you haven't sent... Read more
Finished Our First Book Signing
We have completed our first book signing and head home tomorrow. We signed and gave out about 120 copies of the book. American Public University was kind enough to sponsor... Read more
We Are Live!
Dear Family, Friends,
Well, it's finally happened! With your love and support we've managed to actually publish my book. It's been a long road to get here, but well worth... Read more
We Just Crossed the First Finish Line!
Well, we have finally reached a major milestone. The book is finished! It should be available on Amazon within the next two weeks. The Kindle version should be... Read more
It's In My Hands!
Big news as we've received the proof copy of the book and I gotta tell you it feels great! I just finished the last (hopefully!) proof reading of the... Read more
I Can See the Finish Line from Here!
I just received the following notice...
"Hello Gregory Ketchum,
The physical proof of "Trapped in the Big Easy", Book #4284197, has been ordered. This is to notify you... Read more
Final Cover Design is Done!
I'm very happy to show you all a copy of the final cover design. We changed fonts and a few other small things and have it just the way... Read more
I just got off the phone with my publisher and we settled on the final fonts we'll be using and made some additional changes. They tell me that they... Read more
Just a quick note to let you know that we have made all of the final edits to the manuscript and submitted those to the publisher today. We've... Read more
We recently received the formatted manuscript from CreatSpace and are busy with the final edits and then upload of the cover design. Once we get that back to... Read more
I thought I'd let you know that I spoke with the publisher last week for my "author consultation" wherein we talked about the layout of the book. I should... Read more
Manuscript has been submitted to the publisher.
We submitted the completed manuscript to the publisher the middle of this past week. We should hear from them next week on any final edits or format changes. Once that's... Read more
Just a quick note to give you a quick update on the book. Our current activities include...
1. Working with the graphic designer on the book cover.
2.... Read more
Thanks to my buddy, Keith Mar, for pointing out a big ole dumb typo in my update. Self-punishing is not really my bag. It's self-PUBLISHING! Sheez!
ps. If anyone... Read more
Thanks to All of You We Made It!
Dear Family, Friends, and other Supporters,
Thanks to all of you and your pledges we hit our target of raising $3000 to enable us to publish my book! We can't... Read more
We've Got 10 Days to Go!
Dear Friends, Family, Colleagues, Supporters,
First off, thank you all so much for stepping up to support our Kickstarter campaign. We can't thank you enough for helping us make the... Read more