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  • For those of you who might be looking for a copyeditor or proofreader or indexer (or whatever), I highly recommend the Editorial Freelancers Association.  There is a s...
  • Marci - so, it sounds like they sort of put you on ice; seems like that's a comfortabl...the book does very well. Like you, it's been slowly dawning on me that in the modern age, this business isn't ho...
  • Thanks for the sweet comments!  Honestly, the only thing I like more than talking about my book is pre-selling it!  It's like any other business where you want to netw...
  • Hi Andrea, I have encountered the same thing online: rampant misogyny and pro-rape comments. As the other commenter Rosey Goodman mentioned, it seems to be growing at...
  • With any new industry ('new' in a mainstream sense, since ebooks have actually been a...n the growth slows right down and entities start to re-evaluate their business models, that we can start to see c...
  • Zetta, I don't know that we are disagreeing because I notice that you offer editing services. So you obviously think that editing is important. Yes, you said you found...
  • Well, I find it hard to believe that a huge corp. like Amazon cares about the quality of each book it lists. Their bottom line is profits, as is any business. This new...
  • Rings a bell here. My first novel attempt in the early 1980s did not go well, as I am embarrassed by the way I wrote, But, it was my first novel length. As I was still...
  • Thanks for sharing your insights. As a writer who has finally taken my writing to the next level this past year, this is helpful and inspiring. I am also an actress an...
  • Your article came on a day, and hour when my outlook on things had been going from bad to worse. I have been writing environmental articles for quite a few years. Do I...