Self-Published Author Signs 7-Figure Book Deal

Auria Cortes mentioned a news story about an author who initially self-published a book and then went on to sign a two book deal for more than $2 million. In the publishing world, this is not a common sight. While it’s true that some self-published authors later get signed on by publishing houses, it’s rare… Continue reading Self-Published Author Signs 7-Figure Book Deal

Placidia the novel – First Draft is DONE!!!!!

I have a novel I’ve been working on and off for the last three or three and a half years, and this morning, I finished my first draft. (Laurie does the snoopy dance.) It was hard work. It was frustrating. I gave up on it three times for six months to a year or so… Continue reading Placidia the novel – First Draft is DONE!!!!!