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How (Not) to Sell Your Book

The sales of my first book, Kilimanjaro Diaries, have been trickling in, one at a time, but nothing overwhelming.

Once you’ve exhausted the group of your friends and acquaintances who are most willing to pay real money for your writing – even if it’s only $3.99 – it becomes somewhat harder to reach new readers. 723 more words


What Dolly Parton Taught Me About Traditional Publishing

Thanks to J.A Konrath and Ireland’s very own trailblazer Catherine Ryan Howard, I’ve spent many hours in the last weeks devouring everything I could find about the art and craft of self-publishing. 1,057 more words


Ways with Words (part three): Self-publishing!

The third and final part of the recent Ways with Words event, kindly organised by LitNet NI as part of the Belfast Book Festival, saw us enter the rather exciting world of self-publishing. 935 more words