Archive for October, 2010|Monthly archive page

This changing writing industry

As usual, Dean Wesley Smith has an educational blog on the changing views of publishing. He lists some fears to watch out for in eBook publishing.

Writers will spend their writing time publishing their old work and not create new.
Writers will get discouraged far too quickly in this new world of publishing.
Writers will want someone else to do all the work and be taken by scammers, such as agents or  packagers.

Click on the link and read the whole post, but more importantly read the comments, full of wonderful information for authors. Continue reading

Patience required for Writers

I have found that one of the main character traits required for writing fiction is patience. Some meanings of the word patience are endurance, staying power, tolerance, persistence, and fortitude.
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Writing Information Links

I was reading through Randy Ingermanson’s web site , and noticed if I join up now I would receive a free 5 day course on how to publish a novel, and a free special report on Tiger marketing.
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Broken Land is complete

I have finished the typein of editing changes to Broken Land, and only have to do the last read through  for typos before it is ready for upload to Smashwords. Continue reading