Monthly Archives: August 2017

#46 Checking how many books I’ve sold

Once the book is released it is too tempting to keep going back to look to see how many I have sold. To do this I need to go to three web sites. KINDLE direct Publishing for the Kindle versions … Continue reading

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#36 Finding out all about self-publishing

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Like a lot of people, I always considered self-publishing to be tantamount to vanity publishing. ¬†However, the more I learn about self-publishing, the more I realise that many authors are choosing it over the…

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#21 checking emails

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Once the first five chapters, synopsis and cover letter have been sent to the agent there is the prolonged period of waiting for the response. Despite the fact that the website clearly states: allow…

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#20 Take to the streets in protest

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About three million Brazilians reportedly took to the streets today to protest against the government and corruption. Today I was looking after my daughter so I didn’t go in person but last year the…

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#45 Preparing a book for launch

I’m now about 5,000 words behind schedule on the word count for my fourth novel because I have been a bit consumed with preparing the launch of the first. The first thing I did was load the manuscript up to … Continue reading

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