Posted on 09/14/2021 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Having an overseas publisher reach out to you about your book can inspire dramatic emotions — excitement over interest, or...

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Posted on 08/31/2021 at 03:28 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A publisher may hold the rights to your book now, but here’s some good news: the phrase “no take-backs” does...

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Posted on 08/14/2021 at 12:00 PM by Guest Author

Are you planning to publish your next book on your own? Make sure to protect yourself and your work. Discover...

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Posted on 08/03/2021 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Even if you know you’re in the right, official letters from a big organization asking for proof or verification can...

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Posted on 08/02/2021 at 10:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Victoria Strauss was likely glad — or as glad as one can be, given the topic — to write her...

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Posted on 07/20/2021 at 09:43 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors hosts a weekly Q&A podcast in which its members submit questions to the experts. Most...

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Posted on 07/14/2021 at 12:04 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s an aspect of character development that we haven’t covered on the newsfeed yet: their eligibility for copyright. The answer...

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Posted on 06/17/2021 at 09:21 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There have been several developments in the indie-pub world that are worth taking note of. So we definitely recommend reading...

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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...

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Posted on 04/25/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Over the past month, Kristine Kathryn Rusch has been releasing business musings posts focused on the relationship between writers and...

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