Tag Archives: Publishing

Marketing or Writing?

I have wanted to be a writer since I was 12. I got an A+ for a story in school, and then wrote more in my own time. At 18, I used my Care-Leaving Grant (a small endowment for leaving State … Continue reading

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5 Top Tips to being a BAD Indie-Writer

(Yes.  The inevitable ‘Top Tips’ post.  I thought I’d just get on with it, without pointing out how passe and cliche’d and it is … :p) It’s obvious that ANYONE can be an indie writer. Anyone. You just need to be able to string … Continue reading

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Writing and commerce

Somewhere in the UK at the moment, someone is celebrating a £46 million Eurolottery win. Did you feel it – the brief twinge of jealousy?  That someone is set for life, lucky beyond their wildest dreams, never to have to … Continue reading

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My first Amazon KDP experience …

Inspired, (and procrastinating) as I am, a wander through the blogosphere turned up this little gem, and while trawling through this mountain of other diamonds, I found this.  So I got thinking … That’s usually where the trouble starts … In … Continue reading

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