Indie Publishing 101 – Part II

Indie Publishing 101 – Part II

Piper Bayard of Bayard & Holmes In Indie Publishing 101—Part I, we discussed the shifting paradigm of the publishing world, what it takes to be an independent publisher, and how we produce quality, publish-ready manuscripts. Today, we will look at what is involved...
Indie Publishing 101 – Part 1

Indie Publishing 101 – Part 1

Piper Bayard “Writing is an art, but publishing is a business.”~ Piper Bayard of Bayard & Holmes That may be a grim thought to us artists, but it is true, nonetheless. We write for different reasons—fun, therapy, journaling, therapy, to master a skill, to be part...
Coloring With Words

Coloring With Words

Eldred “Bob” Bird I liken the writing process to using different boxes of crayons. Remember when you were a kid and got the big sixty-four color pack with the sharpener in the bottom? You could draw whole worlds in amazing detail with the color palette provided by...