Tag Archives: KDP

Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 11

It’s truly never-ending. When you’re doing everything yourself—and by “yourself” I do mean having a team, but though you do have a team, you’re still in charge—you never really get a break. And that’s okay, because, in this instance, it … Continue reading

Posted in To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 9

Taxes. Note to IRS: Writing is NOT a hobby to me. We had our taxes done this past week, and, once again, I got hit with the standard spiel about “Hobby/Loss” rules. About my pitiful pittance of so-called “profit.” Why? … Continue reading

Posted in To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments

Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 8

Wow, could things get any busier? I have been pushing more of the social media thing, the past month or two, at the expense of working on my manuscript-in-progress, Psychic, and kinda “burning the candle at both ends.” It gets … Continue reading

Posted in Leisure, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 7

I don’t mean to be getting ahead of myself, here, but I just have to say that ERO is getting great reviews by those who have read it. It’s not yet selling huge, because of my restricted ability to promote … Continue reading

Posted in To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 41 Comments

Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 5

Well, this was kind of disturbing. I checked my The Uninvited numbers for the first time, since release, and found that through Amazon.com, for the month of June, there are a couple hundred downloads sold for free…when, in fact, they … Continue reading

Posted in To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 35 Comments

Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 4

The Uninvited became available on barnesandnoble.com May 23. This is the last week to get The Uninvited for free, through Smashwords. Starting June 1st, I’ll be charging $3.99. Thanks to everyone for all the downloads! Okay, some more things I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Leisure, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 40 Comments

Going Indie—What I’ve Learned (So Far)—Part 3

The Indie learning curve continues! While I don’t feel as harried as I did the past couple weeks, though there are still things to do and learn and do better next time. And I still have to promote…more. I’m looking … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Leisure, To Be Human, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 39 Comments