Tag Archives: self-publishing

“Living In Interesting Times” Is On It’s Way

It’s official. My latest book “Living in Interesting Times” was completed and fed into the self publishing process as of 4:30 am Wednesday morning. I’m currently waiting for my proof copy and once that step’s completed, we’ll be ready to … Continue reading

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Better Descriptions on Amazon

When folks buy books online, the description is one of the major factors that gets them interested in a book. Want to write better descriptions? Check out How Writers Can Optimize Their Book’s Description On Amazon Catherine Kane 5/18/17 For … Continue reading

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What Makes People Buy Your Book?

Want to sell books? Then you need to know what makes people choose one book over another so you can encourage them to buy yours. Here’s one take on that. How People Really Decide to Buy Your Book Catherine Kane … Continue reading

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No Chains on Me- Think Outside the Box

It’s not always easy to be an indie author. We’ve talked about thinking about who your readers is and looking for local outlets where they might hang out. Now let’s think outside the box a bit and expand the places … Continue reading

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Amazon and Indies: New Policies

Amazon is changing some of their rules about tables of contents and this may affect indie authors. Want to know more? Read Amazon Quality Control and Table of Contents (TOC): Everything you Need to Know Catherine Kane 8/2/16 For more information … Continue reading

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Welcome Self Published Authors

One sign that self publishing is going mainstream…. Continue reading

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Don’t Be Conned- Do Your Research

Been seeing a lot of posts online lately about people who have been taken advantage of by vanity presses. For those of you unfamiliar with the ins and outs of self publishing, a print on demand company (also known as … Continue reading

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Cover Me!

Self publishing and need a cover for your book? Continue reading

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Nobody’s Perfect…

Nobody’s perfect…but I seem to be dragging down the average here… Continue reading

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Self Publishers Try Harder (or Should..)

Cruising the online writing groups the other day. Came across a thread where one person said that people who self publish needed to work twice as hard as those traditionally published to turn out something of excellence…. Continue reading

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