Lynne Handy’s newest book, Where The River Runs Deep, is now available in paperback on Amazon and on Kindle!
Some days I want the world to stop changing, but no one listens to me. 🙂 Apparently eBooks like the Kindle are on the way out and phones are the future. The concept of serialized novels goes way back and is now very popular in China, Japan and Korea. A relatively new company, Radish, is […]
I have been having second thoughts about the “accepted wisdom” that I have been offering as advice to the authors I work with. For example, do self-published authors benefit from having their own website? I don’t think so anymore. Here are my reasons: “Build it and they will come” only works in the movies! Building […]
It appears, according to this analysis, that Amazon is not gaming the system in favor of their own imprints. However, some genres are far more competitive than others and may be dominated by either the Big 5 or Amazon’s imprints. From the article: “…there is no sign that Amazon has its finger on the scales. […]
“What does an artist do, mostly? She tweaks that which she’s already done. There are those moments when we sit before a blank page, but mostly we’re adjusting that which is already there. The writer revises, the painter touches up, the director edits, the musician overdubs.” Read the entire article…
I have told all my clients that there are three critical factors for self-published authors. The book itself: it has to be a great story, well written and edited. Do not scrimp here! The cover: have it done by a professional. A good one might not be cheap, but it is critically important. The book’s […]
Laura Knapp at Waterline: March 2017 from Waterline Writers on Vimeo.