The Evolution of Self-Publishing And Why You Should Keep At It

Sometimes the self-publishing game can be quite discouraging. We write a mediocre novel, give it to beta readers, focus groups, writing groups, and make it better.  We take some writing courses, improve our skills, then write something else entirely different.  We set our own deadlines.  We break our own deadlines.  We have to do allContinue reading “The Evolution of Self-Publishing And Why You Should Keep At It”

School Begins and Writing Continues

Today I am attending yet another in-service meeting to begin the teaching year and I’m completely ready to start the year.  It looks like a good year this year even though our legislature is populated with tons of anti-education dogs, our governor thinks we are all slugs, and money is (as always) tight. Of courseContinue reading “School Begins and Writing Continues”

5 Fears Writers Must Overcome

Over the years I have become more and more determined in my quest for greater distribution of my work, and along that journey I have had to not just overcome but put to rest many fears that I had about being an independent novelist.  I have three novels under my belt at present, and amContinue reading “5 Fears Writers Must Overcome”