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Preparing to Launch

I am almost an indie author. Very soon I hope to drop the word “almost.” ∞ My first book is finished, professionally edited—thank you Katherine Quimby Johnson. The book cover is done—a JPG for the eBook and PDF for print. … Continue reading

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eBook Expenses

Now comes the snag. Expenses. The largest one, of course, is the editing. And I have dealt with that in my last blog. The next is formatting. I have compared pricing for people and companies who will do the conversion … Continue reading

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Almost There

To paraphrase: Oh, what what a tangled mess we play, when first we practice to stray (sorry, Sir Walter Scott). Stray from the beaten path, that is. ∞ My decision is made — I am publishing my own book. An … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

Or maybe I should say title, as in book title. Mine keeps changing. Maybe because it is my first book. ∞ When I began my first draft it was titled — Future History. But by my third draft I had … Continue reading

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Tax Advice for Writers

After receiving some sage advice, I spent all of yesterday morning rummaging through my receipt folders looking for writing-related expenses. I found one. Fortunately, with my checkbook as a guide, I was able to track down all the pertinent documents … Continue reading

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