Stepping into the Arena

Many people are content to sit on the sidelines and criticize, but when you decide to self-publish a book you are leaving the stands and stepping into the arena.


Self-publishing Step-by-step Guide

My first self-publishing experience was a disaster. I did everything in the wrong order. I made the mistake of formatting the manuscript before completing my final draft, and I had to re-paginate the whole document every time I made a small change! It took me 10 or 12 tries to get the cover art just right (and I was printing a hardback, so it cost $20 every time I ordered a new copy). When I was finally