Category: DIY Publishing

Balance in Focus

Balance in Focus

This is mostly a post about writing but I think it’s the sort of thing that also isn’t about writing at all. And it’s something I’ve been wanting to talk about for a while. One of the pieces of advice you hear for writers again and again is to keep writing. Don’t get distracted in […]

opening weekend box office

opening weekend box office

In Hollywood a film’s success is determined by it’s opening weekend box office. I’m not saying it’s any indication of the quality of a film. But it’s the indicator everyone uses. Though I have a world of thoughts about why it isn’t a good idea for studios to base their business model around opening weekend […]

why self-publish?

why self-publish?

I think probably the first question people have when you tell them you intend to self-publish a novel is, why? Don’t you want a book you can hold in your hands and find while browsing the shelves of your library or in a bookstore? And my answer would be, “Yes. Of course I do.” Those […]