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Indie Authors – On Writing At Pulp Speed

As we barrel through 2015, I’m going to write a series of short posts that I’m calling my “On” series. These posts will be my random thoughts on writing, the business of marketing your works, and more. 2014 was the best … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – 2014 In Review

Wow, has another year come and gone.  Doesn’t seem possible.  A lot has happened this past year but I’m not going to break it all down by month because it takes too long.  Here are some things that come to … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Are Blogs Effective Anymore?

I haven’t posted to this blog in a long time, but I was prompted to write this after reading Robert Chazz Chute’s great post, What if What We Think We Know About Writing, Publishing & Promotion is Wrong?  It’s a … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Branching Out From Amazon

It’s been a while since I’ve posted, but I hope to get back on a schedule soon.  Life has taken on some interesting turns (new job, which was my old job; long commute again and more).  In my writing life, … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Can Amazon Remain Relevant?

Okay, the obvious answer is yes.  But there are some things on the horizon that I think bear watching, especially for indie authors.  Read on… Indie Authors And Amazon’s Stock Tumble Did anyone notice that Amazon had a poorer holiday … Continue reading

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Bookbub Raises Capital – What Does It Mean For Indie Authors?

Did anyone see the latest news about Bookbub?  I’m a little surprised I haven’t been reading more about this from indie authors.  The headline is striking: BookBub Raises $3.8M to Help Readers Find E-Book Deals Online Indie Authors – What … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Does Blogging Really Matter?

Some of you may have noticed that I’ve been MIA on this blog of late.  There are a number of reasons why: too busy with life, too busy writing novels, too busy learning Photoshop and creating covers, releasing short stories, … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Indie Publishing Versus Traditional

The other day I read a blog post by Toby Neal, where she addressed whether indie publishing was worth it, and if she had to do it all again, would she still indie publish or try the traditional publishing route.  … Continue reading

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Indie Authors – Bookbub Explains Their Pricing

Recently Bookbub wrote a blog post about their pricing strategies and I thought it was interesting, especially for us indie authors.  I’ve used Bookbub a few times for advertizing, and I’ve been turned down by them once.  I have mixed … Continue reading

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Do You Like And Support Indie Authors? Then Don’t Do This

I normally try to be careful about what I say about things like reviews, but I noticed something that really gets my goat.  On Barnes & Noble, someone left this one-star review for my mystery novel This Doesn’t Happen In … Continue reading

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