Self-Publish(?) or Perish: The New Digital Imperative

Everybody loves a winner, an against-the-odds rise to the ranks of best-sellerdom, Darcie Chan the latest success story in the DIY digital publishing mode. It gives writers heart, not to mention hope. Yes we can. And, yet, the decision to self-publish is an individual one that raises questions with no easy answers.

Much has evolved since my own foray into publishing a digital edition of my short story collection, SHOES HAIR NAILS, only a year and a half ago. So when Caitlyn Levin put out a call for open submissions on the theme of self-publishing, I thought I would re-post something I wrote that brings some perspective to the subject and (hopefully) seems as relevant today as when I first published it.

Self-Publish(?) or Perish: The New Digital Imperative

Views: 36


You need to be a member of She Writes to add comments!

Join She Writes


Latest Activity

Tonya Rice replied to the discussion 'What did you blog about today?' in the group Bloggers: Let's Make It Work!
"Happy National Day on Writing! This is Why I Write. Follow the hashtag #WhyIWrite on Twitter and Facebook and join in!"
1 hour ago
Deborah Ailman posted blog posts
2 hours ago
Profile Icon via Twitter
Our #poLITical issue is out NOW! Get the inside scoop on all things books, writing, publishing and more!…
Twitter3 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
Writers get it all the time - “can you write something for me?” How do you respond?
Twitter3 hours ago · Reply · Retweet




© 2016   Created by Kamy Wicoff.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service