Posted on 07/12/2021 at 02:24 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The freedom of being an indie author comes with the power — or obligation — to make all sorts of...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 06/27/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’re an avid reader — as authors are counseled to be — you will no doubt have noticed that...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 06/18/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Good news: writing an epigraph is a piece of cake. That’s because it’s typically less a matter of creating something...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 06/15/2021 at 10:33 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dave Chesson broke down the differences between forewords and prefaces already. Now he has advice on how to write the...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 06/04/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve shared plenty of advice on characterization, plot development, language and more on this newswire. And that’s fitting, since this...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 05/03/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Authors may prefer to have their work grab the spotlight, but they can’t go completely incognito. At least Dave Chesson...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 04/27/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You’ve read post upon post about licensing and copyright for authors — what they mean and why they’re important. So...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 12/09/2020 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Audiobooks and ebooks have provided a wonderful opportunity for readers who struggle, for a number of reasons, with traditional print...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 02/06/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

At this point, we’d be surprised to know that any of our newswire readers aren’t familiar with Canva. That said,...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 01/17/2020 at 10:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Gaughran has a roundup of his favorite free graphic-design tools for authors, but if you already use and love...

Categories: Behind the scenes