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Hi All! For the first time in a long time, I'm crushing my 2021 goals. As I've discussed before, I took a hiatus in the month of December. I was going to hit the ground running on 1/1/21, but I was sidelined for a few more days as I recovered from a case of shingles. … Continue reading Announcing The Struggling Indie Author Podcast!
Hi All! Happy New Year! I thoroughly enjoyed taking a brief hiatus in the month of December. I’m starting to gear up to plan my publishing year, and to take care of a few things around here. While I’m behind the eight ball on all of this, I’m trying to not beat myself up too … Continue reading New Name, New Look, New Year!
It’s been quite the year. I’m not going to bore you with a recap, you were there for the dumpster fire that was 2020. In addition to that, I personally struggled. I had health issues (and 2 surgeries), I was taking care of, and then lost my father after a very long illness, I suddenly … Continue reading A Struggling Indie Author’s Year in Review
Hi Guys, I get it. Times are tough, and the thought of even spending $0.99 on something might be to much for people right now. I wrote Self-Publishing Your Books: A Beginner's Reference Guide to help people. That's why for the next 4 days, I've made it FREE on Amazon. No strings attached, the full … Continue reading Self-Publishing Guide – FREE
I needed to get this out somewhere. I'm highly frustrated right now. I'm a member of a 40K strong indie author community. The people who run this group do an amazing job. One of the reasons this group is so successful is because it has strict rules and posting guidelines. HOWEVER, I currently ran across … Continue reading THISCLOSE
One of the most inspiring posts I see on my many author forums is when someone takes the time to share their story. Each Friday, I'm going to feature a different indie author to help inspire all of you! What is your pen name? Melissa RaglandWhat genre do you write in? NA Epic FantasyHow many … Continue reading Indie Author Spotlight – Melissa Ragland
Hi All! If you are still on the fence about buying "Self-Publishing Your Books - A Beginner's Resource Guide" check out this wonderful review I received the other day on good reads. "As a reader, very often we all want from a book what we were promised from the blurb or even the introduction. Niki … Continue reading A Glowing Review!
Hi All! Have you heard of Reedsy? I have, a million times, but I never got around to checking out their site. BIG MISTAKE This site is a treasure trove of information, FREE webinars, AND features a marketplace where you can find editors, cover designers, and other professionals to help get your book out there. … Continue reading How much does it cost to self-publish your book?