The first days after self-publication

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I’m feeling good. No great leaps have been made but I am exactly where I hoped to be. And where is that? Is Given Time a success? Well, the primary job for anyone looking to self-publish a book is almost certainly to get it onto Amazon. I uploaded my e-book and created a paperback version, ready for print. That’s neat. I like that. I’ve also generated a copy on the… Read More »The first days after self-publication

Gearing up for self publishing my novel

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Starting to get ready now for the publishing push. The manuscript is ready. Cover is ready. Blurb and metadata ready. It’s an exciting time! But I’m still very nervous. And I’ll tell you why: There’s still a stigma, I feel, attached to self-publishing. Perhaps that’s because people have a limited view of what self-publishing means. Talking to colleagues and friends over the years, there’s a definite sense that Amazon’s approach… Read More »Gearing up for self publishing my novel

New site, same me

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Gosh. Well this is a turn up. A new book and a new website. It’s been a long time coming. Thanks ever so much for being here. I have a lot to share and hope to do so over the coming weeks and months. I won’t say ‘years’ because everyone knows that blogs are built to die — like terrible hybrid pets. No gibbonpigs for me, please. I’ll be promoting… Read More »New site, same me