Tag Archives: Smashwords

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

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The Indie Author Manifesto, by Mark Coker

I love this guy! Mark Coker. Creator of Smashwords. I met him at a writer’s conference a couple years ago, drove him to the airport with a carload of other VIPs. This guy is so cool, so down to earth, … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Chain Reviews and World Conquest

I had this idea while walking, yesterday, in the quickly growing darkness of our recent Daily Saving (not “savings“) time change: Chain reviews. Oh, and World Conquest. I did an Internet search and didn’t find the term “chain reviews” there, … Continue reading

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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

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ERO—Trade Paperback Now Available!

Well, the trade paperback edition of ERO has arrived! The 6 x 9 trade paperback edition of ERO is now available at CreateSpace, courtesy of Wailing Loon. I’m asking $14.99 for it. It hasn’t yet migrated to Amazon.com and other distributors, … Continue reading

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