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Some Self-Publishing Details Go to the Professionals

Success!  I can almost feel my book breathing on me.  It has life.  I am so close to my self-publishing dream-turned-reality . . . several steps closer, in fact.  690 more words

DOM Writer's Block: A Writer's Journey

#AKS Excerpt: Chapter 2

Hey, groupies! Below is the second excerpt from my novel, André, the Kingslayer. The footnotes that appear in the published version have been removed for this excerpt.  1,911 more words


Another noir novel in the making.

Well, it’s time to move on.

Another novel is now being written and will be ready for later this year. That makes three, two for this year and the first one that was published in 2014. 200 more words


Print on demand: my self-publishing experience with IngramSpark

When it came to publishing the paperback version of my debut novel, IngramSpark seemed the obvious choice: it was a big player, with credibility in the industry and a massive distribution network. 577 more words


Writing Reviews

How much attention do you give to reviews when you’re buying a book? Do you review books when you read them? Indie authors appreciate reviews and we all know that we’ll get negative ones as well as positive. 157 more words

Why (Photo) Blog?

Chaos (Memory Pods), 2019 by Douglas Stockdale

This is my perspective after being a photo-blogger for over ten years with some of my blogs, like this one you are ready, are still on-going, while one is now a… 1,049 more words


Work to write and vice versa

There are some people in life who call themselves writers, though not many of them seem to produce anything. Everyone seems to have a book in them, but really they are just romanticising the idea of being a writer. 402 more words