Author Advice

#WritingCommunity Why typing #TheEnd isn’t actually the end for your #writing journey #authors #CreatingPerfection #amwriting #amediting

One thing I’ve noticed over the last three years working in the publishing industry is that not many authors fully understand that writing The End isn’t actually the end of their journey with that manuscript. In fact, that was probably the easy part … yes, I heard that collective gasp of, ‘Yeah, whatever, Emma …’… Continue reading #WritingCommunity Why typing #TheEnd isn’t actually the end for your #writing journey #authors #CreatingPerfection #amwriting #amediting

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#IndieAuthor Lee Sherred joins me to share his #selfpublishing journey ~ @LeeSherredAutho #AmEditing #AmWriting #CreatingPerfection

I have Lee Sherred joining me today to share his self-publishing journey! Hi Lee, could you tell us who are you and when your journey began? Lee Sherred, I'm a former British soldier and police officer and my writing journey probably only really began at the beginning of 2016 when I was injured on duty… Continue reading #IndieAuthor Lee Sherred joins me to share his #selfpublishing journey ~ @LeeSherredAutho #AmEditing #AmWriting #CreatingPerfection

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Isabella Muir joins me to share her #selfpublishing journey ~@SussexMysteries #Sussex #CrimeMysteries #indieauthor #selfpub #amwriting #amediting #CreatingPerfection

It's been a while since I last featured a self published author case study so I'm delighted to have Isabella Muir share her journey with me today. Thanks for joining me, Isabella, could you introduce yourself and tell us when your journey began? I am Isabella Muir and my writing journey began in earnest about… Continue reading Isabella Muir joins me to share her #selfpublishing journey ~@SussexMysteries #Sussex #CrimeMysteries #indieauthor #selfpub #amwriting #amediting #CreatingPerfection

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#IndieAuthor Trevor Lince joins me to share his #SelfPublishing Journey @Room119tflince #CaseStudy #IndiePub #AmWriting #AmEditing #Writing

I'm shining the spotlight on indie author Trevor Lince today. Who are you and when did your journey begin? I’m Trevor Lince and believe it or not I have only ever read eleven books in my life. About three years ago I had a series of dreams and after banging on about them over dinner… Continue reading #IndieAuthor Trevor Lince joins me to share his #SelfPublishing Journey @Room119tflince #CaseStudy #IndiePub #AmWriting #AmEditing #Writing

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#70% of self-published authors advise using professional editing #IndieAuthor #SelfPublishing #IndiePub #AmWriting #AmEditing

Regular readers of this blog will know that for the last few months I have been sharing the journeys of some self-published, indie authors. They have shared with us the highs and lows of their experiences, from having to learn new skills and discovering a whole new world of online marketing. Although all have shared… Continue reading #70% of self-published authors advise using professional editing #IndieAuthor #SelfPublishing #IndiePub #AmWriting #AmEditing

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#IndieAuthor Caleb Kelly joins me today to share his #selfpublishing journey @CalebNKelly #amwriting #author #amediting

Today, self-published author, Caleb Kelly shares his writing journey ... “Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven on by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.” — George Orwell Who are you… Continue reading #IndieAuthor Caleb Kelly joins me today to share his #selfpublishing journey @CalebNKelly #amwriting #author #amediting

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#IndieAuthor Pauline Barclay joins me to share her #selfpublishing journey @paulinembarclay #amreading #authoradvice #casestudy

Pauline Barclay is the author of six books and she is with me today to share her self publishing journey. So, who are you and when did your journey begin? I am Pauline Barclay and I published my first book, Magnolia House in 2009 Tell us about where you are on your self-publishing journey right… Continue reading #IndieAuthor Pauline Barclay joins me to share her #selfpublishing journey @paulinembarclay #amreading #authoradvice #casestudy

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#SelfPublished #Author #CaseStudy with Steve Kedie @stevenkedie#AmEditing #AmWriting #indieauthor #selfpub

Today, indie author, Steven Kedie joins me to share his self-publishing journey. Who are you and when did your journey begin? My name is Steven Kedie. I live in suburban Manchester with my wife and our two young sons. My writing life consists of writing fiction across genres including, amongst others, crime, and sports. Outside… Continue reading #SelfPublished #Author #CaseStudy with Steve Kedie @stevenkedie#AmEditing #AmWriting #indieauthor #selfpub

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#SelfPublished #Author #CaseStudy L.T. Marshall @LMarshallAuthor #AmEditing #AmWriting #indieauthor #selfpub

Today, indie author, L.T. Marshall, joins me to share her self-publishing journey. Who are you and when did your journey begin? L.T. Marshall, I published my first book on 22nd Dec 2016 Tell us about where you are on your self-publishing journey right now in terms of books published, where you publish, etc. I now… Continue reading #SelfPublished #Author #CaseStudy L.T. Marshall @LMarshallAuthor #AmEditing #AmWriting #indieauthor #selfpub

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#SelfPublishing #Author #CaseStudy Amy Pinkston shares her #writing journey @amypinkston #amwriting #amreading #amediting

I am delighted to welcome indie author, Amy Pinkston to the blog today as she shares her self-publishing journey. Who are you and when did your journey begin? I'm Amy Pinkston and I got serious about being an author in February 2017. I've written for nearly 20 years, but never finished anything. Tell us about… Continue reading #SelfPublishing #Author #CaseStudy Amy Pinkston shares her #writing journey @amypinkston #amwriting #amreading #amediting