This post is for first-time self-publishers or those considering it. I frequently get asked about how difficult it is to do the actual publishing part, how much it costs, etc. The good news is, it’s really not difficult at all, and it can be totally free, depending on how much you want to do yourself. I’m going to break this into a few posts … Read More Self-Publishing: Amazon Kindle Overview
I am on track to publish my 2nd book – Hyacinth – which is a follow-on to Blue Violet. As I get closer to publishing, I’ve realized that this book launch will be different from the first one. And I may need to do more/other activities to promote the book when I release Hyacinth. With the launch for Blue Violet I did the following … Read More What’s Different About Launching a 2nd Book?
November 14th – Stop #3 for my first ever blog tour is at Free Book Dude .com Free Book Dude is a website that lists free book promos out there and where extremely helpful when I did my first free promo for Blue Violet in November. They also help authors out by hosting blog tours, give aways, etc. I love sites like this that … Read More Blog Tour Stop #3 – @ Free Book Dude
Before I ever became a writer, I was (and continue to be) first and foremost a lover of stories. I am a voracious consumer of stories in all their forms: books – from multiple genres, movies – from the silent era on up, history lectures – I minored in history, story time at the local library – don’t knock it, and even business analysis … Read More Surviving Self-Publishing with Delirious Optimism