Archive for September, 2011

Hanging the Hat of Your Self Esteem on the Fact of Dead Tree Publication

Unringing The Bell | madgeniusclub At cons, I still run into authors who look down on self-published authors. I still run into authors who parrot the line about how much the publisher is investing in them: when it is patently obvious they’re lost in mid-list hell; I still run into authors who say “if you […]

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Ugh…

Got an email from Amazon flogging books they called “Epic Science Fiction.” Uh huh. Fully 90% of the titles were Star Wars stuff. Since I know way more than I ever wanted to, from a personal perspective, as to how that sort of sausage gets ground, I decided to give them a pass.

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