Hello all my fellow authors and followers! It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, so I thought I would post about something that is of immediate relevance to me, as I am formatting an entire series for print. By myself. It’s going very well, though, thank you […]
Short and sweet, because it’s late and I’m crashing after a long, long day. Wanted to share a new resource with you guys, those who do your own covers, graphics, or any kind of marketing materials. Introducing GlukFonts.pl, a web-based little tool for creating texts with vector effects. It might not […]
There are gifted individuals out there who can sit down at a brand new task and instantly excel at it. The rest of us learn by trial and error. And if we (yes, I’m mostly speaking about myself here) insist on going it alone, there is a lot of trial and […]
Happy Friday to all! I write to you today for a couple of reasons. The first is to give you an update on Wolfen. Which is that I am about ten chapters away from finishing my first self-edit. And that means after a final read-through to smooth rough edges (hopefully next […]
And we’re back! This time I thought I’d get into a little more detail of things like style, layout and content. Things every author should know and wield with impunity. First thing’s first. DISCLAIMER: Everything that follows is totally subjective opinion content based on a few years experience trying to […]
Yet another feather in your self-promoting hat. This is a short guide on how to make good use of it.
Greetings and salutations! I come to you a few days late with my DIY post. I apologize for the delay. If you follow me on Facebook, you already know about the miserable plague that has taken hold of my respiratory system. Thank you to all for your well wishes and […]
When I began this series with the very first post, I told myself (and all of you) I would never tell you how to write, and I won’t. It’s not for me to say…
Greetings and salutations! I know you’ve all been itching for more of these lessons, so I figured the next step on our DIY journey is author swag. If you are just tuning in, I strongly suggest you check out the previous DIY posts which can be found here. There is […]
DIYDay Lesson 16: Taking Care Of Business: Sharing what I’ve learned throughout the submission/publishing process. Fair warning ahead of time, it’s going to be a long post, but I think well-worth reading.