Readers supporting authors: What is the cost of self-publishing?

Traditional publishing VS Independent publishing When an author is published traditionally, they don’t have to pay smack. The publisher will take care of hiring an editor, a cover artist, even a marketer at times (though the author is still expected to do most of the publicity themselves). That’s pretty neat, but it’s also the reason…

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Who were you before you became an author?

This is me. This is also me. Seventeen years ago, I was writing my first story. I was eleven (you do the math). It was bad; it was no more than a fanfiction handwritten on an old notebook left unused for school, and it contained 1) a lot of dialogue and 2) inappropriate content that…

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