writing
Self-Publishing, Traditional Publishing, Writing

The Slow Trickle…

I was going through my inbox the other day to clean out my emails when I noticed I was deleting several messages promising to make me the next self-publishing millionaire. Just out of curiosity, how many of you out of there are on these lists?  A few years ago, when I was getting ready to… Continue reading The Slow Trickle…

Publishing schemes
Self-Publishing, Traditional Publishing

Your Dreams And Their Publishing Schemes

As I stated before, I started writing professionally in 2012 during a hospital stay.  I finished my first draft in the summer of 2014 and at that time, I started shopping around for a literary agent.  One of my first conversations with others in the writing world was that if I was interested in publishing… Continue reading Your Dreams And Their Publishing Schemes

professional author
Self-Publishing, Traditional Publishing

Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing: What it means to be a professional author?

Doing research for my last blog, I happened to run across this article written in 2014 by chance: Self-Publishers Should not be called Authors. As you can probably tell by the title, the author, whom I am guessing was paid for this article, makes the case that self-published writers, a.k.a. the independent writers, should not… Continue reading Self-Publishing vs. Traditional Publishing: What it means to be a professional author?