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Some How-To’s of Self-Publishing, (and perhaps some How-(Not)-To’s)

I’m fortunate to have friends in many different skill sets and areas of business. Too bad I have NO friends in the publishing business. Haha But that’s why I write this blog, to eventually catch the eye of someone in … Continue reading

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New Cover Revealed

If you’ve ever judged a book by its cover, I hope the novel can be as awesome as this artwork by AJ Hauser. He and I collaborated on making an inexpensive and relatively easy cover thumbnail for the Smashwords website. … Continue reading

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What will catch the eye of a potential customer?

Last week I received a message from a graphic designer which my friend Stephanie has used for a couple of jobs. After answering his introductory e-mail, we discussed the challenge that lay before me. I was expecting a high fee … Continue reading

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The Cover Art Conundrum

I’ve been tasked with finding my own cover art for the novel. I’m hesitant to do this because I expected a future publisher to take care of this. I mean, that’s why they have entire departments who’s sole purpose is … Continue reading

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