Your Secret Identity

Greetings Defenders and seekers of Truth! Are you an independent author?  Are you online a lot?  Are you opinionated?  If so, have a seat around the fire and give us a listen. As a former political blogger, I am very opinionated, passionate, and informed.  My goal, as an author, is to NEVER convey any of that here nor anywhere online or in person as J. E. Sandoval, the author. At one time, I had a Youtube channel.  On said channel, I spoke my mind and interacted with other like minded, or opposite minded, people.  I had a fairly large and loyal following.  And then, I published my first book, Blood of the Righteous!  And I had the idea that maybe, I could use my fairly large following on Youtube to help promote my book.  It was moderately successful.  So I set up my channel introduction page to show my book promotion video.  Looking back, that was a mistake. So I hopped on line one morning and got into a discussion with someone who intensely and angrily disagreed with me on the issue.  He went to my profile page, saw my video about my book, went on Amazon, and maliciously left the dreaded one… star… review.  He then went back on the social medium one which we had our disagreement and bragged about it.  Real mature, Big Al. One of the things I’ve learned over the years, there are a lot of “Big Al’s” in the world, people whom, if you don’t hold their particular world view, want to see you fail, fired, and defeated.  I suppose it’s to help...