Tag Archives: Self-Publishing

Why Are Editors Great? Thank you, Cheryl!

Why does an author need an editor?  While it is true in the world of self-publishing that an author can do everything themselves, should they?  For everyone working to make the transition from aspiring writer to published author, you need … Continue reading

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So I’m Doing a Book Cover Photoshoot…by Heather Novak

There is a benefit to indie publishing – you get complete control over your cover! With years of film school, film shoots, set design, costume design, and event planning behind me, I’m luckier than most in that I know what … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned: Secret #18: Publishing and Time

The publishing world has changed dramatically within the last years. Twenty or more years ago, authors searched for the right agent to represent their work to the right publisher. Many publishers were and still are closed to authors submissions. If you … Continue reading

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Preparing for Boston Arisia 2015 by Susan Hanniford Crowley

One of the highlights for me every year is returning to my home con (convention).  I vampires and rare supernaturals so even though I write romance, I’m a crossover author, as what I write is very accepted in Science Fiction … Continue reading

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A Grand Announcement by Leia Shaw

So remember me talking a while back about changes and going forward and taking my career to the next level and blah blah blah? Well, now I can announce what the hell I was talking about. I have officially signed … Continue reading

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Things I Learned from Self-publishing by Leia Shaw

Last week I talked about expanded my publishing choices to move beyond only self-publishing and look at traditional options as well. But because, as I said last week, I am still loyal to the self-publishing journey, I want to mention … Continue reading

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Judging a Book by its Cover by Leia Shaw

The old saying, don’t judge a book by it’s cover, is a good philosophy to live by in some ways. Such as choosing friends, a spouse, etc.,  but the fact is, people do judge books by their covers. And as … Continue reading

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