Category Archives: Diary of a Mid-List Author

THE BENEFITS OF SELF-PUBLISHING

In the last episode, I talked about the benefits of signing with a publisher. This week, I detail why I like to publish my own novels. Enjoy! ~ Suzanne

Professional Reviewers: https://www.kirkusreviews.com/indie-r…

Royalty-Free Image Sites:

https://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photos

https://pixabay.com/

https://www.istockphoto.com/

https://www.shutterstock.com/

https://depositphotos.com/

https://www.123rf.com/

https://www.periodimages.com/

The Benefits of Publishers •Diary of a Mid-List Author

Should you sign with a publisher or self-publish? In this episode, I’ll talk about the benefits of signing a contract with a reputable publisher. ~ Suzanne

Links:

Bowker: http://www.bowker.com/authors/

D2D FAQ: https://www.draft2digital.com/faq/

Diary of a Mid-List Author • What Genre Should You Write?

In Episode Two, I talk about genres, which ones are most popular, and mention some good resources for independent authors.

Links:

BookBub Partners Overview: https://www.bookbub.com/partners/overview
Alli (Alliance of Independent Authors): https://www.allianceindependentauthors.org/
Look Back at Self Publishing in 2019: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/look-back-at-self-publishing-in-2019/
Alli Self-Publishing Advice Center: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/

Diary of a Mid-List Author • Episode One

Over the years, people have come to me for advice about becoming an author. I don’t consider myself a guru or an expert, but I’ve amassed a great many opinions over the last twenty years and I don’t mind sharing!

Diary of a Mid-List Author will focus on topics about the business of writing, based on my own personal experiences. Not everything I’ve tried has been a success, naturally, but I’ve learned a great deal from my failures.

I’m hoping to engage not just writers, but anyone who is interested in taking on a new endeavor. Have a look at my premiere episode, which is short and sweet. My goal is to post a new episode every Friday, so I hope you stay tuned. ~ Suzanne