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A Fantastic Holiday Season Now Out

A long time ago, in a land now far, far away, a bunch of professional writers used to get together and have Christmas dinner every year and write stories to read to each other after dinner. One of those young … Continue reading

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Read This!!

This one post from David Gaughran might save some of you huge amounts of money and maybe even your career. Everything he is talking about applies here and in GB. Go read it. http://davidgaughran.wordpress.com/2013/10/11/bloomsbury-seeks-deal-with-author-solutions/ And if you don’t believe him, … Continue reading

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Cool Book Deals

Lots of stuff going on this holiday week, with free or very cheap fiction.  And all of it good. So let me give you some idea. On WMG Publishing’s weekly podcast, Kris reads her story “Elvis at the White House.” … Continue reading

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New WMG Publishing Podcast Series Starting With My Story

It’s great fun to announce that WMG Publishing has started a weekly fiction podcast. And a story I wrote for Fiction River: How to Save the World is the lead-off story for the weekly podcast. And it’s free. I read … Continue reading

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Some Fun Calculations

My friend Scott William Carter has done this at times for some of our workshops. I did this years ago a number of times on white boards, not believing the money and totals. Now Jeff Posey has done a very … Continue reading

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Some Great Tips

My friend, Keven J. Anderson is reposting some of his tips on writing productivity. He’s doing them a few at a time. You might want to follow them if you have a desire to write fiction. I’ve listened to him … Continue reading

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A Great Post On Indie Book Pricing

J.A. Marlow did a great post on pricing indie books. He did some nice research and even quoted the RWA recent study on ebook pricing very clearly. Worth the read if you are indie publishing and worried about pricing your … Continue reading

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More Writers Making a Living

Interesting post by Lindsay Buroker about making a living with her indie publishing and how others are doing the same. And she has some interesting points about the common factors among those she knows about making a living. Worth the … Continue reading

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Kris’s Opinion

I get lots and lots of e-mails about some of the controversies swirling around e-publishing every week. I seldom weigh in on them because the business reasons behind most of them are clear to me and most of the shouting … Continue reading

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Kris’s New Blog on Publishing. A Must Read!!

Folks, if you have not read Kris’s new blog on how and why traditional publishers treat writers the way they do, please do yourself a favor and read it very soon. She made it clear and simple and said it … Continue reading

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