His numerous books were rejected by publishers for twenty years, but he went on writing. Be persistent.
When traditional publishing didn’t work out, he turned to self-publishing, and did great. Be open-minded.
He still prefers to work on his cow and sheep farm, and writes at night, or whenever there’s time. Be yourself.
When: June 12 — June 22, 2016
I attended one last year, and it was informative and fun. Recommended.
Decide what kind of lifestyle you want.
Build your business around your preferred lifestyle.
Listen to this great interview.
“Just because I don’t write four books per year doesn’t mean I think it’s impossible. I can’t run 100 meters in under ten seconds, but Usain Bolt does it all the time.”
— Shawn Inmon in response to Lorraine Devon Wilke
Whose side are you on?
This might be for you.
A neat way to build an author platform.
The man who blogged a book.
That became a bestseller.
That became a movie.
Meet Andy Weir.
One man’s creepy success story.
If this article is in truth a hoax, it’s a pretty convincing one.
Check it out and see what you think.
Who: 35 speakers – top authors and entrepreneurs
What: the first ever Self-Publishing Success Summit
When: July 12-23
Register today and get your FREE access to this event.
Visit Joanna Penn for all the details.
Could it be the next big thing?
Worth checking out. If anything, you might get a chilling science fiction story out of the whole idea.
Something about Second Life taking over the First (and only) Life we’ve got.
Wait, Ray Bradbury has already covered that.
The Indies Unlimited 2014 Flash Fiction Anthology is available as an eBook!
Photographs by K. S. Brooks. Prompts by Stephen Hise. Authors with stories in the anthology include: Annette Rochelle Aben, Ralph L. Angelo, Jr., R.L. Austin, Laurie Boris, Melissa Bowersock, Christian A. Brown, Lynne Cantwell, A.V. Carden, Victoria A. Carr, Joan Childs, DW Davis, Leland Dirks, Jennifer Don, Ed Drury, Kathryn El-Assal, Sylvia Heike, Jamie R. Hershberger, Yvonne Hertzberger, Chris James, Howard Johnson, Vickie Johnstone, A. L. Kaplan, K.L. Kelso, L.A. Lewandowski, Angela Luo, S.A. Molteni, Kevin D. Montgomery, Arlene R. O’Neil, Sasha A. Palmer, Brenda Perlin, Sara Stark, Kathy Steinemann, Dick C. Waters, and Mandy White.