Difference Between Copy Editing and Proofreading for Authors

If you are considering self publishing, you will quickly find out that there is a whole lot of stuff to learn. One of those things is the different type of editors that you will need to help clean up your punctuation and polish your book to make it shine. Here is a great video to … Continue reading Difference Between Copy Editing and Proofreading for Authors

Choosing the Right Self-Publishing Company: Something to Think About

After months and months of watching videos and long talks with my family, I finally decided to take the next step self-publish my first book with CreateSpace which was replaced by KDP a year later. Not only did KDP have the benefit of a worldwide audience, but most importantly at zero cost to upload it … Continue reading Choosing the Right Self-Publishing Company: Something to Think About

Trying to Overcome My Fear of Promoting My Books

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links from which I will earn a commission. I remember how excited I was after I made my first book, Poetry From the Heart Poems of Faith. I remember how thrilled I was, when after months of watching videos about ISBN's, book titles, how to create a create space … Continue reading Trying to Overcome My Fear of Promoting My Books

The Importance of a Comfortable Chair

When asked to describe your perfect office, that special place where you will create your first or next master piece, what comes to your mind? If you have spent any amount of time imagining that perfect corner you can probably describe it at length. From the color of the walls to the bookshelf where your … Continue reading The Importance of a Comfortable Chair

Self-Publishing Introducing the ISBN Number: Why Do You Need One?

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links from which I will earn a commission. When I started my self-publishing journey my head was filled with vision of turning my large stack of poems into neat little books, the stories I would write and eventually the royalties that I would earn. It did not take long before … Continue reading Self-Publishing Introducing the ISBN Number: Why Do You Need One?

A Great First Step: The Complete Guide to Self Publishing

Disclaimer: This post contains a link to an affiliate site. As an Amazon Associate, I earn a commission from qualifying purchases. Having my poems or stories published had been a secret dream of mine for years. I remember how one year, while listening to one of the featured author's at my church's annual camp meeting … Continue reading A Great First Step: The Complete Guide to Self Publishing

Would Your Dog Rather

I recently learned about an activity book called would you rather where you answered questions about would you rather do this or that. It not only sounded like a fun game to play, but also a fun book to make. So inspired by the new book idea and my little dog I decided to make … Continue reading Would Your Dog Rather