Proof of Nothing. Yet.

Proof number two came in from Lulu! (Number one was from CreateSpace) Still, I’m not happy. This is why it’s so important to get your proofs before you officially publish. My cover looks fantastic on my computer. But somewhere along the way, it keeps getting distorted. I altered the cover a little (again) to see […]

I Am Such A Girl

I uploaded my book into Smashwords! Pre-release for December 14th!! I am sitting here with my phone, my Sam(sung tablet), my computer, and my iPod, each with a version of an ebook proof, and I am so giddy and slightly uncomprehendingly-overwhelmed that I want to cry big-girl tears and do some happy-happy-joy-joy type dancing! I […]

Not. More. Formatting!!

Dear god, I thought I was done! Uploaded my book into Kindle and all the formatting is wrong. I hate line breaks between paragraphs, and somehow, they’re in there. Plus, some paragraph starts don’t have any indents. RRR. Then their site crashed, and I couldn’t do anything further. Instead, I went to Smashwords to upload […]

Allow Me To Be Useful

Sick today. Ugg. Inbetween utter uselessness and brain-fogged-ness, I attempted to get some stuff accomplished. First, I discovered some things this week you might enjoy: Hub spot. It’s a blog about marketing. In the last week or so, they’ve written about how to format QR codes, how to use Pinterest as a marketing tool, using […]

Book Publishing Book Reviews!

Oh no! I’m down to my last carmel. And yes, it’s pronounced carmel, not caramel, regardless of how it’s spelled. I love my kindle. No, I’m not going through an ADD spurt right now. But I love my kindle because it enables me to read on the go and no matter how many books I add […]