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Dear 2016, What do you mean 2017 is going to be worse?

Trending on Twitter earlier this week was a “Dear 2016” line (not actually a hashtag).  One of the saddest was someone asking 2016 not to take Carrie Fisher, which it then promptly did, along with her mother.  The general idea … Continue reading

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Self-publishing – why it’s no longer a good idea

I knew this anyway but it’s painful to see it in black and white: http://bit.ly/Self-Publishing-NoLongerAGoodIdea The above blog, belonging to Claude Forthomme, lays out the facts as barely as possible and it’s caused quite a bit of fury.  The problem, … Continue reading

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Accidently got my new book published on Super Thursday!

I wasn’t trying to get V.GOMENZI published on Super Thursday – I didn’t even know the date!  I had dimly thought about it, but then decided it was a marketing gimmick that wouldn’t do me any favours.  After all, I’m … Continue reading

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Promoting your Book on Facebook and Twitter is a Total Waste of Time

Today’s epiphany:   Promoting your Book on Facebook and Twitter is a Total Waste of Time.   I love this blog.  It’s right up my street.  WHAT a relief that someone else is thinking along the lines that I am. … Continue reading

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How to self-publish in two hundred thousand steps

Writing:  This is the fun bit.  The bit I can do.  The bit where I get to create, where I get to be someone else, where I get to think big Important Thoughts about the universe.  It’s the bit where … Continue reading

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