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Anatomy of a Book

If you're publishing print and ebook, what do you have to include outside of the actual book content? It's called front matter and back matter, and here's a list of things you can (and in some cases, should) include. PRINT Front matter is everything that comes before Chapter 1. So here's a list of things… Continue reading Anatomy of a Book

Goodreads Reading Challenge 2021

I set a goal (as usual) for 52 books this year (one a week). I buy so many new releases that I don't get to for years and years, so this year I aimed to try and read a few recent releases as well as old ones I never got to. Last year I read… Continue reading Goodreads Reading Challenge 2021

2021 in Writing

This is usually a post where I sum up what I accomplished writing during the year. This is going to be a short post. Kidding (not really). Self Publishing for Canadians My biggest accomplishment this year was turning Self Publishing for Canadians into an audio book. It was a lot of learning, and I'm happy… Continue reading 2021 in Writing

What I Learned Doing an Audio Book

I have never been able to get into audio books. I have a huge problem listening to narration and retaining information. I always did better in lectures when the notes followed the lecture closely. I just don't seem to be able to comprehend audio books in the same way others can, so they have never… Continue reading What I Learned Doing an Audio Book

Self Publishing for Canadians is now an audiobook

If you are a reader who commutes a lot, audiobooks might be your jam. I have personally never been able to get into them (I can't retain spoken info as well as written), but I'd had people asking, and here it is - Self Publishing for Canadians is now available in audiobook format on Audible,… Continue reading Self Publishing for Canadians is now an audiobook

New Book – Self Publishing For Canadians

I know, I said publishing four books this year practically killed me, but here I am with a fifth. Self Publishing for Canadians grew out of a huge blog post here. There was so much information to share on self publishing, especially in regards to Canadian-specific information. The ebook is available on Amazon, Kobo, Barnes… Continue reading New Book – Self Publishing For Canadians

Neon and Tinsel (Sin City, #3.5) for Christmas

If you love novellas set at Christmas, be sure to pick up a digital copy of Neon and Tinsel, book 2.5 in the Sin City series. Neon and Tinsel takes place at Christmas 1966, with visits to Tim Kelly's strained family Christmas, Darla Redmond's holiday back home in Ohio, Jake Wheeler's cold Christmas in North… Continue reading Neon and Tinsel (Sin City, #3.5) for Christmas