First Readers (More Info)

In today’s Journal * New Free Story Posted * First Readers (More Info) * Short Day on the Novel * Publishing to Paper * Of Interest New Free Story Posted There’s a new free story posted over at Stanbrough Writes. I forgot to post one last week, but nobody mentioned it so apparently my lapse didn’t matter. Which is a good thing. In the future, I’ll post over there as I think about it, but I won’t fret over posting every week. First Readers (More Info) In reponse to yesterday’s brief post about what a first reader is or is … Read more

The Journal: More on IP and Going to Print (Paper)

In today’s Journal * Quotes of the Day * More on IP and Going to Print (Paper) * Of Interest * The Numbers Quotes of the Day “We need to be aware that there is no frontlist or backlist anymore. There’s just the work.” Kristine Kathryn Rusch, in “IP Is The New Frontlist (Part Two)” “If new-to-you is the model, then most indie writers are going about promotion all wrong. Instead of always focusing on the real new product, writers need to focus on the project that makes the most sense to promote.” Kristine Kathryn Rusch “We’re writers. We produce … Read more

The Journal: A Little More on Publishing to Paper

In today’s Journal * A Little More on Publishing to Paper * Of Interest * The Numbers A Little More on Publishing to Paper Yesterday I mentioned that I probably would not be taking my publications into paper. I have a couple more things to say about that, and I should have said them yesterday: One: I’ve had a lot of my novels and collections out in paper, so this isn’t something I’ve never tried. But those books didn’t sell very well, probably because they were priced three or four times higher than the ebook versions. And remember, that’s for … Read more