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Monthly Archives: August 2013
Because for each pen name you have to maintain at least a small identity and that starts to add up.
This isn’t going to be earth shattering or anything, but figured I’d try to share a few things I learned from the experience of self-pubbing the non-fiction book.
At 12:28 this morning, I crossed over to the dark side. In other words, the non-fiction book I decided to self-publish went live on Amazon. I’m not going to link to it here, because, even though it’s also published using … Continue reading
So, a writer friend who knows about this blog e-mailed me today with suggestions to boost my confidence. We haven’t exchanged e-mails in a few weeks and my Facebook posts have been pretty puppy-centric the last week, so I assume … Continue reading
In between walking the new puppy about fifteen times a day and comforting her over the thunderstorm we had tonight, I’ve been trolling writer’s forums again. And for some reason I’m really noticing the people who have flipped over from … Continue reading
A complete stranger liked something I wrote! (And, yes, editors at magazines are complete strangers, too. And maybe I should value their opinion over some random person on the street’s opinion, but for some reason this made me just as … Continue reading
And then one day, it just happens. Easy as that. For me, that day arrived at eight this morning. My mom called to say that her old dog had just attacked the new puppy she bought on Sunday and she … Continue reading
Sorry, still off in deep thoughts land, so posts will continue to be sporadic. I spent a number of days thinking about how to treat writing as a business since I’m not treating my business as one. Still a work … Continue reading