P.I.Y. – Publish It Yourself: Publicity, Marketing and Author Brand

Happy to reblog this great post from RochesterLitFest. Very informative for authors working on their own novels and non-fiction books.

Rochester Literature Festival

BookstoreFollowing an exceptionally informative workshop with her last year, the wonderful Truda Thurai very kindly sent us a link to an excellent interview as a follow up. The equally wonderful Christina gathered a few pearls of wisdom from it to help self publishing authors along the way.

Since the dawn of the Internet, Kindle, and e-books, self-publishing has become easier than ever. There are of course many ups and downs with self-publishing. You get more control, more royalties, and you know exactly what is happening with your book. But you also have to take more responsibilities and risks, and do a lot more work yourself.

For emerging writers who are seeking self-publication, the journey to publication can feel like swimming in the middle of the ocean with no idea how to get to the shores. In this interview, Joel Friedlander from thebookdesigner.com talks to Dana Kaye about self-publishing and…

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About Susan Pope

Writer, poet and author. Leader of Women's Writing Group
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