Publishing Announcements

Reflecting on the Cover Design Process… As I Get Ready To Do It Again!

One of my favorite parts of self-publishing is working on the cover design. Since the moment I took over publishing Modern Persuasion, I’ve been lucky to work with some amazing designers and learn something about the process. Now that four books are published, the four novellas are in publication, and more are coming, I wantRead more

Another April, Another Failed Camp NaNoWriMo And I Am Glad

Another April, Another Failed Camp NaNoWriMo And I Am Glad

Remember last April when I didn’t finish Camp NaNoWriMo?  No, well I did and this April I did it again.  Last time, I was merely OK with the failure.  This year, I am actually glad I didn’t finish.  Today I am going to talk about why I am very glad I failed at something IRead more

Getting Ready For Modern Persuasion

I’m Having A Week

This week brought some bittersweet news.  Just a week before Modern Persuasion’s cover reveal was set to take place, my publisher decided to permanently shut down. All rights for the book reverted to me as well as a few drafts of the book cover, all of which I had already knew weren’t right for theRead more

Publishing on a Whim

A couple of weeks ago I sat in a small workshop for local writers.  The discussion was suppose to be about getting an agent to help you get published.  Most of the people in the room were self-published authors or those published with small publishers looking to take the next step.  The speaker asked us aboutRead more