Monthly Archives: February 2011

A Great Week!!

In case anyone noticed I hadn’t been here as regularly as normal this week, if you call my posts here regular at all. (grin). I got sort of busy. From Monday to Thursday morning I worked with ten writers to … Continue reading

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New Post by Kris on Writer Survival

Folks, don’t miss Kris’s new post on what it takes for a writer to survive in this new publishing world. www.kristinekathrynrusch.com

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Kris on Modern Writer Survival Skills

Folks, you want to read this article by Kris. It’s part of a series she’s doing that you all should be following. And honestly, I have no idea what she’s going to write about before she does and she doesn’t … Continue reading

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The New World of Publishing: Accounting

Warning: This will be a general post designed to help regular folk understand some real basics in indie publishing accounting, so publishing experts and accountants, please give  me a break. This is very, very general. Thanks! Also, this is a … Continue reading

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C.E. Petit Blog on Borders Immediate Impact on Authors

Okay, folks, this blog will explain a lot of things to you about your next royalty statement. C.E. talks about the impact of the Borders’ bankruptcy on authors. Basically, we’re screwed. Authors working with traditional publishers, read it carefully. If … Continue reading

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Zoe Winters On Indie Publishing Gold Rush

Zoe Winters did a great post today about how this new world of indie publishing seems like a gold rush, and some people are treating indie publishing as a gold rush that will pan out, but it’s not. This is … Continue reading

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Tobias Buckell Take on Amazon/Apple App Fight

I have a hunch many of you have not been following what this article is about. Tobias describes it fairly well. And I wasn’t completely agreeing with his conclusions until I got to the last two paragraphs, which is how … Continue reading

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The Writing of Challenge Story #10: Hand and Space

After finishing and putting up the last challenge story, I took a couple of days away from the challenge, just working on other projects. So on the night of the 10th (3;30 in the morning of the 11th), I happened … Continue reading

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Another Great Comparison on POD

Zoe Winters did a response to Robin’s post about liking CreateSpace.  Zoe likes LighteningSource.  Here are her reasons why. I suggest that everyone read both articles when looking at POD. http://zoewinters.wordpress.com/2011/02/13/why-i-still-recommend-using-lightning-source-over-createspace/ That said, I use CreateSpace.  I use a fantastically … Continue reading

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Editor Tom Dupree Continues His Series

Folks, Tom Dupree has written the second in his series about editing back when editing was editing and publishing was very different from right now. The series is called Adventures in Editing. It’s a great series and I suggest you … Continue reading

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