Registering your work with the U.S. Copyright Office can seem like a chore, but it's still something I recommend if at all possible.
Self-Publishing 2021-2022: Amazon KDP
KDP's greatest strength is that it is free right up to the point that you actually print a book.
Self-Publishing 2021-2022: Ingramspark
Overall, my experience with Ingramspark has been quite good so far.
Self-Publishing 2021-2022: Draft2Digital
For me, Draft2Digital is the best ebook publisher currently available.
Self-Publishing 2021-2022: Miscellaneous Resources
My experience is not comprehensive or applicable to everyone, but I believe it's worth sharing.
My New Novel: Paradise West
Welcome back to the Creative Life Adventure. My second novel, Paradise West, is now available in paperback and digital formats. Running 309 pages long in the trade paperback edition, Paradise West is a post-apocalyptic thriller set in the near future. A brief teaser for the story and characters can be found at the Paradise West…
Create When You Can
Welcome back to the Creative Life Adventure. I recently self-published a novella that I started writing in 2017. It was inspired by the life (and death, in early 2017) of a dog that I adopted from a shelter in 2002. It's called Buddy and Thomas, and it's about a stubborn dog that disrupts the life…
Self-Publishing Experience #2
Welcome back to the Creative Life Adventure. Last time, I recorded a few thoughts on my experience self-publishing my novel in paperback format via CreateSpace. I also published the book in digital format via Kindle DIrect Publishing (KDP) and wanted to share a few thoughts on that, also. In 2017, I self-published a short business…
Welcome back to the Creative Life Adventure. I've posted previously about the novel I've written and decided to self-publish. For anyone who might be considering this, I thought I would share some of my experience. This is by no means a comprehensive self-publishing guide, just a collection of my own thoughts and experiences that you…
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