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Posts on Writing

Submissions and Rejections

By Theresa J. Barker Publishing. It is the goal of almost all…

If You Wrote Well Once You Will Write Well Again: Trusting the Writer In You

By Jennifer Lesher I used to believe that once I have written…

(Intangible) Productivity Tools for The Writer

Are you easily distracted while you are in front of your computer?…

Novelating: A Rough Guide to Writing a Novel

By Jennifer Lesher Bookstores and the Internet are littered with guides to…

5 Fatal Blocks to Writing: How to Stack Them in Your Favor

By Karen Lynn Maher There are 5 fatal blocks to writing commonly…

It’s All in Your Point of View . . .

By Grace Robinson I believe that point of view (POV) can make…

5 Secrets To Writing A Memoir That Sells With Theo Nestor

By Laura Tarasoff It had been an exceptionally beautiful day for November in…

The Nitty-Gritty of Writing: Latin Abbreviations–i.e., e.g., etc.

By Grace Robinson I don’t know about you, but sometimes Latin abbreviations just…

Breaking The 10 Commandments of Writing

By Laura Tarasoff  Terry Persun and Susan Wingate tag teamed to present ten…

Tough Love: 7 Tips for Open and Honest Communication in a Writers Group

by Shelley Koon I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a tough…

Posts on Self Publishing

The Top 5 Struggles of Indie Authors

By Abigail Carter

In the burgeoning self publishing industry, more and more authors are jumping…

Making The Most of WordPress Plugins II: How To Install Them

By Karma Bennett

This is the second post in a three-part blog inspired by Writer.ly PubCamp…

A 9-Step Checklist For Self-Publishing Your Book

By Abigail Carter

I have a manuscript, now what? Congratulations! You’ve just finished your masterpiece…

Seven Essential WordPress Plugins

By Karma Bennett

At the Seattle Writer.ly PubCamp, there was one topic in my presentation…

The Basic Process of Print and Ebook Production for the Self-Publisher

By Abigail Carter

It seems as if self publishing a book should be easy, but…

How Much Does It Cost to Self-Publish a Book?

By Kelsye Nelson

For many writers considering self-publishing, cost is the first question and concern.…

Publishing Revolution #9: eBooks vs Print

By Guest Contributor

By Cat Rambo 1. Any debate about the current struggle between electronic…

The First 90 Days: Ten Things to Do When You Decide to Self-Publish

By Guest Contributor

by Wise Ink You’ve hit “save,” and your beloved manuscript is ready…

DIY Publish or Hire Help? The Self-Publishing Dilemma

By Karla Locke

By Karla Locke When it comes to getting your book ready for…

The Indie Problem: What Indie Authors Can Learn From Indie Bands

By Mik Everett

By Mik Everett “You’ve probably never heard of them.” This phrase, spoken about…