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IngramSpark or CreateSpace?

I have had quite a week. First, because I prefer to do business locally, I got a bid from my favorite local printer. Each copy of my book would cost over $10. 376 more words


Tuesday's Taster

‘Thanks.’ Norarl walked out the door. So far, I’m not dead…He scowled.

Orlon, Zaria and Leso followed, using buildings and alleyways as cover until they were well out of sight. 558 more words


The Dragon Tate and the land of Publishing, a not so fairy tale about vanity publishing.

Once upon a time there was a lonely writer-knight who fought many battles of the book and indeed she conquered them all. Then she met a beautiful dragon named Tate Publishing. 803 more words

Little Lost Girl

What's missing?

We’ve had a smashing weekend, and got rid of some dead wood. If you look closely, at the pictures, you’ll see what I mean.

Where that old green shed was, is where we sat to go, ‘Yahoo, the shed has disappeared…’ It was due to be demolished about ten years ago, and kept coming in handy. 250 more words

A Redington Tale

Piles of Plank

As regular readers of this blog will know, I self-publish my novels through an American firm called CreateSpace.  And when I order copies, they are printed in America (South Carolina, I understand, which conjures up all sorts of images of decorous Southern ladies sipping mint juleps on lace-fenced verandahs – although it’s almost certainly a cavernous factory in the rough part of town) and then shipped to me.   201 more words

Uploading and Setting up your Amazon Ebook – Does SEO Really Matter?

I spend a lot of time looking at other writer´s works. Sometimes I am reading INDIE authors, other times I am surfing around Amazon, looking at what is happening with other writers. 31 more words

Faster Than the Speed of Wow

Hats off to CreateSpace for their delivery speed. It’s even faster than I remember.

I placed two orders in the past week, and both arrived, as they say, lickety-split. 189 more words

My Indie Publishing Experience