Writing in winter, I'm rushing to catch the light. It's too cold by the window, and the temptation of tea and afghans make me lazy; convinced that reading is just as important as writing. So an escape to a cafe soon becomes a dark afternoon and a day with no writing.
But summer - that's when writing becomes magic. Summer writing starts with a wake-up call from the birds outside my window. Yes, 4:30 is early to be up, but when you're a bird, the coming of dawn is a happy, promising…Continue
The new year brings a surge of interest in publishing, especially self-publishing. If you worked all through 2011 on a book project, you don't want to let it languish or read about the difficulty in attracting an agent.
So you toy with the idea of releasing an ebook one night and waking up rich tomorrow. Well that could happen but it is probably not what you had in mind.
Take a fresh look at self-publishing, not by turning your book and your money over to an anonymous…Continue