Top Twos-Day: Fire and Ice – Amazon and Self Publishers

  I’m holding my feet to the fire this week, meeting all attempting to meet my deadlines with this “new normal” schedule. One of those is to start blogging again. So here goes, two important publishing news items to cross my desk. First, many are picking on Amazon, and I won’t say it’s not for […]

The Independent Publishing Magazine: 12 Things Traditionally Published Authors Might Say To Self-Published Authors

three for three…read on! The Independent Publishing Magazine: 12 Things Traditionally Published Authors Might Say To Self-Published Authors. 1.  “Tut, tut, my friend. Money must flow to the author.” 2.  “Oh dear. You mean your book wasn’t published by a real publisher.” 3.  “Well, you know, rejection is part of being an author. We must all first […]

The Independent Publishing Magazine: 17 Things Self-Published Authors Might Say To Each Other

second part, different side… The Independent Publishing Magazine: 17 Things Self-Published Authors Might Say To Each Other. 1.  “If any author can self-publish a book, then it must be pretty easy.” 2.  “Yeh, sure there’s lots of self-published authors now, but they didn’t properly self-publish like I did.” MORE… special thanks to The Independent Publishing Magazine

The Independent Publishing Magazine: 15 Things Traditional Publishers Might Say To Each Other About Self-Publishing Service Providers

Came across this funny, well depends on your perspective… The Independent Publishing Magazine: 15 Things Traditional Publishers Might Say To Each Other About Self-Publishing Service Providers. 1.  “Look, we’ve nothing to worry about. They’re all just glorified printers and author mills. We’re the real cultivators and promoters of literature.”   2.  “I mean, it’s easy […]

Spotlight: Author Paul Drewfs

“Transforming Spirits in a nutshell goes like this: It’s midnight, Central Bohemia, Sunday October 31, 1571 – Eleven year old Princess Elizabeth of the Dominions of Loyalty is …”

Top Twos-day: Mountains and Monuments

Stand Up That Mountain: the battle to save one small community in the wilderness along the Appalachian Trail by Jay Erskine Leutz and debut author, lyricist, actress, and screenwriter Emmy Laybourne’s post-apocalyptic YA debut novel, Monument 14…