Archive for the ‘Self Publishing’ Category


New Book On Relationship – Prepublication Special Available Now

My new book, Relationship: Notes on Love, Mutual Respect, Boundaries, Marriage, and Divorce will be published on September 1, 2014 for $12.95 plus shipping. Prepublication special, autographed copy for $11.95 with free shipping anywhere in the Continental USA. Order your copy now and save. Learn more and Order your autographed copy now at: http://notesonrelationship.com

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More On Simplifying Self Publishing

Since I publish books for other writers in addition to self publishing my own writing, the publishing aspect of my business takes a lot of my time but the writing is what I enjoy the most. As a one-person business I get to handle everything so simplifying is critical. I’m often told that I can [...]

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Simplify and Avoid Order Fulfillment For More Writing Time

As a writer/publisher I read many blogs and lists so I can keep learning. Many times I run into valuable tidbits that help me to simplify my work. I also read many messages about how to make more money by ordering books in quantity instead of using POD (print on demand). That advice I always [...]

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Best Tool For Writing A (Fiction/Non-Fiction) Book?

I read several self publishing blogs and groups always with an eye to learn more since I believe learning is a lifelong endeavor. Recently I ran into a long exchange in one of the groups regarding which was the best tool (Word, Wordperfect, OpenOffice, Scrivner, Etc) for writing a book. From the gist of the [...]

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The Self Publishing Business

Spending some time browsing self publishing blogs and lists indicates there are varying viewpoints regarding the topic. Most self publishers see it as a business and publish with the intent of profit. That is my motivation for every book I write or simply publish for someone else. As a one person business it’s critical that [...]

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Self Publishing Stigma?

Does self publishing still involve a stigma? It would be great if the answer were no but, in spite of the ever growing popularity of self publishing, it’s still a negative to many. A good friend of mine still seems pessimistic about self publishing even after publishing his own book. I helped him publish and [...]

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New Self Publishing Book Now Available

My new book Self Publishing: Writing A Book and Publishing Books and eBooks For Yourself and Others is now available on Amazon and other book sellers for $19.95 plus shipping at Amazon.com and other resellers. This book, based entirely on first-hand experience, is basically a complete course on how-to write, edit, and publishing books and [...]

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Buy ISBN Number Only From Bowker, Inc.

The free ISBN is no bargain when you consider that by purchasing ISBNs 1,000 at a time POD publishers can get them for $1 each. And, the larger POD publishers who purchase 10,000 or more can get them for even less than a dollar. When a POD publisher gives you an ISBN free, they are [...]

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New Self Publishing Workbook Available Now at Discounted Price

My new book Self Publishing: Writing A Book and Publishing Books and eBooks For Yourself and Others will be published on July 31, 2012 but is available in prepublication for a 25% discount and free shipping anywhere in the Continental USA. This book, based entirely on first-hand experience, doesn’t show you a half dozen plus [...]

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Being A Self Publisher

To be a self publisher you must be directly involved in the following steps. Having an idea for a book Planning all aspects of the book including a marketing plan. Obtaining an ISBN Outlining and Organizing the book Writing the book Editing the book Creating the final manuscript Creating the print-ready file for the POD [...]

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