I publish books all the time. I release films all the time. They’re awesome, but it can be hard to keep track of.
Someone ELSE is awesome, and for once I’m going to talk about them instead of me. If you listen to my podcast, you’ve heard about the Self Publishing Podcast. It’s run by Johnny B. Truant, Sean Platt and David Wright. It’s pretty much the leading source of all awesomesauce advice about how to make it [...]
So, the last royalty report came in on Friday. That means it’s time to review how things are going and adjust strategies accordingly. First of all, here’s my graph of the last three months of sales, organized by store. I left out numbers (sorry, I’m still not comfortable giving that out): So, let’s address the [...]
Hey, so this is pretty cool. For those who don’t know, Kobo is an international ebook marketplace much like Amazon. Unlike Amazon, however, they’re HUGE in the international market. Also, because they’re not as big as Amazon and therefore act less “corporate,” they have an amazing track record of taking care of indie authors. This [...]
This post was inspired by this other post here. This lady wrote an article bashing the idea of motherhood being the most important job in the world. I replied with a comment that got so long, I figured I’d re-purpose it as a blog post. I edited and expanded on some things, because The Guardian [...]
I offer independent editing services for other fiction authors out there. Most fiction authors need an editor before they’re ready to go to print—some more so than others. It’s rare that I find someone who doesn’t need at least some proofreading before their manuscript is ready for publishing, independent or traditional. There are certain things [...]