I have now seen several reports that authors advertising in a newsletter put out by Jewel Stone have not received the ad or a refund.
Also, the cat of curiousity-ness would like to see any and all sales figures for Ravenous Romance (
Any feedback on the new looks so far? Any feedback, requests? Font size beig enough? Banner too big?
Re: my off topic Blue Star events scam story. Emails to Marriott and Blue Star went unanswered. The email to the Better Business Bureau got the routine response and is working through the system to be the first official black mark on Blue Star's record. Why, I wonder, has no one else complained? Edited to add: victory, I have a promise of a refund from Marriott
Edited to add: Re: the Emergency Liquidation Sale this weekend (Jan 30-Feb 1) at the Donald Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL. This is run by Aroma Senses LLC which has a Better Business Bureau rating of F--the lowest rating. Avoid.