Why You Should Still Write and Submit Short Fiction in 2019

Short fiction submissions and publications in newspapers and literary magazines used to be one of the most popular and widely used ways for authors to demonstrate their talents to publishers and even grow a readership before they’d published [...]

Why You Should Still Write and Submit Short Fiction in 20192019-04-17T07:29:49-07:00

Amazon’s CreateSpace and KDP Print are Merging: What It Means for Authors

We recently reported on the multiple printing options available to self-published authors through Amazon with their CreateSpace and newly-launched-as-of-2018 Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) Print programs (find the blog post here). Lo and behold, it’s recently been announced that [...]

Amazon’s CreateSpace and KDP Print are Merging: What It Means for Authors2019-01-28T12:56:10-07:00

3 In-Person Ways to Build Your Author Network

Writing is a career notorious for its solitude, and the oft-“introverted” nature of those who pursue it. While there is a bit of truth to the introspective, self-reflective components of writing that are required, authors need to be diligent [...]

3 In-Person Ways to Build Your Author Network2018-10-09T09:43:58-07:00

Using KDP Print or CreateSpace to Print Self-Published Books

Since 2007, Amazon-owned printing and distribution company CreateSpace has been offering authors the ability to create, design, and print self-published books on demand to sell via the Amazon website or through wider distribution channels (for a higher price-per-book [...]

Using KDP Print or CreateSpace to Print Self-Published Books2018-08-14T12:52:11-07:00

How to Self-Publish Your Audiobook: Findaway Voices Part 2

Last week we introduced the relatively new company making a splash in the audiobook creation and distribution game: Findaway Voices. I’m going to be upfront with you—I have yet to pursue an audiobook for any of the books [...]

How to Self-Publish Your Audiobook: Findaway Voices Part 22018-06-06T10:25:43-07:00