Only YOU Can Create Your Writing Success

My path to writing success may not relate to your path, but that does not make my path wrong.” The article I read declared that self-publishing was an INSULT to the written word. I thought the declaration not only harsh, but wrong. I shared my thoughts in a post right after I read it. Thinking Read More …

Independent Publishing Declared an Insult to the Written Word

Independent publishing is a movement that some in the industry will never understand. The publishing industry – as a whole – has long decried the independent movement. Before the digital world, independently published works were labeled “vanity” published. It was a way to set them apart from more respectable books. Today, technology has created an Read More …

Traditional Publishing is NOT Normal

The traditional path to publishing is not the normal path – it is just one of many ways that authors can pursue in today’s environment. Entrepreneurs are bold innovators that want to beat their own path. People admire these great leaders and foragers . . . unless the path they want to beat is the Read More …

Following the Indie Road

The indie road means exactly what it sounds like it means. Choosing to be independent –whether in the publishing industry, the music industry, or the business world – means that you are making the choice to do it on your own. You are not buying into a franchise. You are not relying on the muscle Read More …