Just Do It

If you are here reading this, you are probably interested in starting your own business online. That encompasses a lot of things, including writing and publishing books. Yes, publishing your…

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How to Make a Book Cover
#3 - edited & resized for Kindle

How to Make a Book Cover

Are you sending your daughter to the prom in a Halloween costume? I know I did when I first published some short stories.Your book is your baby. Don't send it…

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Self-Publishing on Amazon

Anyone can write a book, self-publish, and send it out into the world for sale. It’s easily done using Amazon direct publishing tools and services, or so I thought. There…

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Self-Publishing Part 2

Now your book is edited and ready for print or ebook formatting. If you are new to this, I highly recommend starting with an ebook. You can always follow with…

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Self-Publishing Part 1

So you’ve decided to take the plunge and self-publish your book. Perhaps you’ve already gone the traditional route and received only rejection letters. Well, you are not alone. Unless you…

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Why I Like Blurb

As some of you know, I've been quietly producing templates for scrapbooks, photo books, cookbooks, and family history books (to name a few) and finding a printer that could reproduce…

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Simple Sigil

Sigil is open source software for converting your work to EPUB format and it works extremely well. Converting to Kindle format is a breeze once you have a solid EPUB…

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