Tag Archives: indie authors

I’ll take free any day!

Internet discussions crop up nearly everyday regarding free books.  Some book bloggers, especially those who receive FREE ARCs from major publishing houses… Wait, did I say FREE?  Yeah, FREE… Complain that free book promotions by Indie authors diminish the intrinsic … Continue reading

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I ain’t mad at you, Hugh Howey.

Freaky Friday.  A non-rant and a rant. I’m one of the first people to cry misogynist.  Hey, I used to be married to one of the worst.  But I’m not crying misogynist in this case.  Mr. Howey, I think you … Continue reading

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If I were a reviewer, I’d seek out Indie Writers.

There’s an implied question in the above statement, actually two- Why? What does it mean to be an Indie Writer? Where do I begin? I’ve gone round and round attempting to answer the questions.  I planned to write a very … Continue reading

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Watch out! Here comes another Ranty McRant.

I keep reading complaints around the blogosphere about indie authors spewing word vomit instead of writing good books.  I fear I must object. Even the icons heard the same criticism. Lawrence Ferlinghetti believed art should be accessible to all people, … Continue reading

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Marketing and Selling Books, A Guest Post by Dumitru Sandru.

I met Dumitru Sandru on The Passive Voice when I was a guest host. He left a unique comment on a blog post, so unique it stood out. I realized he’d given a lot of thought to the process of … Continue reading

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