I’ll be Partaking in #TheReadingQuest

That's right, guys, I'll be participating in #TheReadingQuest challenge/readathon and I couldn't be more excited! About #TheReadingQuest What: #TheReadingQuest is a challenge / read-a-thon created and hosted by Aentee (@readatmidnight). Basically, you are given a Bingo card full of reading challenges that you need to complete. The catch is that you also have to choose a … Continue reading I’ll be Partaking in #TheReadingQuest

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All Authors Need to Become Celebrities. True or False?

This post in short: I think authors are increasingly being expected to be 'social media famous' or at least very popular on social media in order to get publishing contracts. For those of you who've read my previous post, you'll know that self-publishing a book gives the author complete control over the entire publication process … Continue reading All Authors Need to Become Celebrities. True or False?

Why Give Up “Professionalism” for Self-Publishing

I recently read an article called "Self-Publishing: An Insult To The Written Word?" written by Laurie Gough and was confronted with the question: Why do people choose to self-publish rather than traditionally publish through publishing houses? Of course, this is a very open ended question and everyone who chooses to self-publish will have their own … Continue reading Why Give Up “Professionalism” for Self-Publishing