The question of “done enough”

It's hard to say when a story is "done enough." It probably depends on who's involved. If you have an editor and/or a publisher involved, it's probably done enough when everyone agrees it's ready. If the story is just for you, it's done enough when you're done tinkering with it. It's when you're self-publishing, I … Continue reading The question of “done enough”

Published!

If you'd been with me yesterday, you would have heard a lot of nervous deep breaths, followed by excited squealing. Why? Because I hit "publish" on FOLD, my first ebook through Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP). It was, I'll be honest, a little scary. I'd bought ISBNs, but when I registered the title with the … Continue reading Published!

Getting Ready to Self-Publish

Hey there! So, you might have heard (or maybe you didn’t) that I’m soon to be embarking on a grand adventure. That is, I’ll be self-publishing a short book (based on word count, it’s a “novelette”) this fall, and it’ll be the first legit (non-blog) thing I’ll have ever, ever put out into the world … Continue reading Getting Ready to Self-Publish