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Video – Publishing an eBook

If you are considering publishing an eBook as an independent author, this video demonstrates how to do this. I walk through the publishing of one of my books on http://kdp.amazon.com You may find my other independent publishing articles and videos helpful as well. If this video was a value to you, please share it!   […]

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Video – Publishing on CreateSpace

This video is a follow-up to the article on Independent Publishing with Amazon.  Please also view my video on creating an ebook with KDP – Kindle Direct Publishing. If you find this video helpful, please share.   Creating a book with CreateSpace Related posts: eBook Publishing for the Inde Author Video – Publishing an eBook […]

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Independent Authoring with Amazon

Independent authorship is growing in popularity – and rightly so. An independent author has complete control over their work, all the rights, and doesn’t have to alter their message to fit the will of publishers. Independent authors can target a niche audience, and this is much more difficult with traditional publishing – and sometimes impossible. […]

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Humorous Homophones

Go slowly and read to the end……. Homographs are words of like spelling but with more than one meaning.  A homograph that is also pronounced differently is a heteronym. 1) The bandage was wound around the wound. 2) The farm was used to produce produce. 3) The dump was so full that it had to […]

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Beta readers – a goldmine of valuable feedback

In a previous article we talked about strategies, advantages, and pitfalls in critiquing. We all need the eyes of others to look over our work, but once the critiquing process is complete, the manuscript isn’t yet ready. It is my opinion that every manuscript should be read by non-writers. We as writers have a different […]

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