Adam Rafferty

“Study With Adam” Website Launching April 14, 2015

If you’ve ever asked me about lessons for cover songs how to arrange songs personal / SKYPE or workshop lessons with me You probably got a message from me like: “I am working on a new site, and I’ll let you know when it’s ready.” On April 14th – it …

READ MORE →
Goldfinch DIY

Tim Grahl presents “Book Marketing – The Definitive Checklist”

At any given time, there seem to be 1,000 different ways to market your book. It’s not only hard to know what you should be doing. It’s also hard to keep up with all the options that are available. After years of helping authors build their platforms, and then use those …

READ MORE →
FeaturedGoldfinch DIY

Yes, You Can Record Your Own Audiobook. Here’s How.

If you’re an indie author, or work with a small publisher, it might seem daunting to narrate and produce your own audiobook. But it’s NOT! Sure, it’s time-consuming, and requires prep and care. But it’s fun, not too hard, and provides you with more exposure and another way to make money for your book.

READ MORE →
Book Posts

Award-winning Author Interviews Rob for Book Launch

Voted one of the Best Long Island Authors for 2013 and 2014, Dina Santorelli took some time from her insane schedule to interview Rob about his new book, Where the Hell is Tesla? Debut Author Q&A: Meet Rob Dircks A funny thing happened on my way to an author event at …

READ MORE →
Adam Rafferty

How You Can Apply Aikido Principles to Fingerstyle Guitar

I recently started going with my girlfriends 13 year old son (gulp…almost stepson?) to Aikido training. He is an introverted artistic kid and needs to connect the body to the head more – but without competition. He reminds me of me at age 13, actually For about a month, it’s …

READ MORE →
Book PostsGoldfinch Select

Where the Hell is Tesla? Now Available!

“One of the funniest books I’ve ever read! I loved it. Don’t miss this one!”- Patricia Mick, April 2015 “I loved this book! Hysterical, interesting, cool, just awesome. I flew through it in a few days and laughed the whole way through. I love sci-fi, I love humor and this …

READ MORE →
Book PostsGoldfinch Select

Where the Hell is Tesla? Interview on FanboyPlanet.com

Where The Hell Is Tesla? And Why Does Rob Dircks Ask? — by Daniel DeFabio Rob Dircks’ novel Where the Hell is Tesla? is a fast, fun and funny read. He creates a quantum playground that accomodates almost every fanboy fantasy. Its style has bits of Douglas Adams and Jonathan Scalzi’s Redshirts. …

READ MORE →
The Goldfinch Blog

Listen to a Sneak Peek of the Where the Hell is Tesla? Audiobook

I’m working on the audiobook for Where the Hell is Tesla?, and I’m having a blast. In fact, I’m so giddy about the door/latch sound effect I found that I decided to post the introduction and chapter one for you to take a listen. Enjoy! If you have any questions …

READ MORE →
The Goldfinch Blog

And The Valentine’s Day Giveaway Winner Is…

We’ve got a winner for the Valentine’s Day Giveaway: Raquel Ponce de Leon! That’s right: Lucky Raquel has won her very own Unleash the Sloth! Deluxe Gift Set. How’d she feel? “Now I’ll have my very own sloth to cuddle!”

READ MORE →