Recent posts tagged publishing


These Last Few Touches

'Fall Of The Hammer' inches yet closer to release. Just a few lingering changes, and a lesson learned from same.

Publish Or Perish? Why Not Both?

On the ways self-publishing gets dinged as illegitimate, and how to rebut them.


Another Land's Words

Are international literary prizes just for "foreign writers who make sense to us"?

All The Cool New Folks Are Dead

In re: "I can’t help feeling a bit depressed that so many of the cool new writers are dead."


Watts Up

On how social-reading network Wattpad is becoming a hub for discovering the next big thing.


The Empire's New Tools

New tools for publishing on Kindle are a major step forward.

Do-It-Yourselfer Helper Dept.

On preparing 'Welcome To The Fold' for (self)-publication.

Drowning In The Popcult Goldmine Dept.

How to survive the modern digital cultural flood: have no sense of history.


Outside The Cocoon Dept.

"In this cocoon, the working class is something to make money from..."

Solo Act Dept.

Having a larger audience helps, but not at the cost of creative latitude.

Out From The Fold Dept.

Where'd "Welcome to the Fold" go? It's right here, waiting.

A Cue From Within Dept.

On how some creative folks don't know how to follow their hearts.

'Flight of the Vajra' Is In The Running In The Nerdist's Space Opera Competition At Inkshares!

ATTENTION READERS/FANS OF MY WRITING AND MOST EVERYONE ELSE TO BOOT: I need your help! I have just submitted my far-future SF fantasia Flight of the Vajra to The Nerdist's new Space Opera competition over at Inkshares: Here are...

Hancock Dept.

Now you can get signed editions of my e-books -- sorta-kinda!


Unfolded Dept.

Now the really hard work begins for 'Welcome to the Fold': finding an audience for it.

To Leap Over The Wall Dept.

Why "DIY or die" may not cut it anymore.

Perpetual License Dept.

Publishing's got a brand new bag of author exploitation.

Infamy, Infamy, They All Have It Infamy Dept.

But of course it's scary to stick your neck out.

Texas Sharpshooting Dept.

Maybe audiences, authors, and critics should be cultivated together, not separately.

Time Has Come Today Dept.

Breaking news: 'Welcome to the Fold' will not be self-published. At least, not at first.

Factorysimile Dept.

Why Do All Records Sound the Same? — Cuepoint — Medium Just as a modern politician’s job is to deliver seven second soundbites, [Maroon Five]'s job is to deliver seven second audio clips which will encourage young-ish people with a...

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? Dept.

Warning: Navel-gazing within!


Sometimes Middlemen Matter Dept.

Publishing companies: the unknown ideal.

Scout It Out Dept.

Amazon's new publishing curation system: the non-wisdom of crowds.

Dr. Goodreads Dept.

On why hyping yourself always feels like it should be someone else's job -- except when it really isn't.

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