I’m a little embarrassed about how neglected my blog has been. Months and I haven’t found time to write a single word on here. I feel vaguely justified given how much harder my work life has been than normal, but still, I thought I was better than this. Turns out, I’m not. Turns out IContinue reading “So I Unpublished All My Books On Amazon”
I sort of fell into independent publishing sideways. I decided I’d give it a try a few years ago and then ended up getting more and more into the idea. There is something about it that really appeals to me, going it alone, doing everything my way (for better or worse), answering to no oneContinue reading “My Independent Publishing Manifesto”
I don’t play as many video games as I used to. There was a time that I would keep up with all the unusual and interesting games that came along, but now I hardly do. I put my Xbox on from time to time, play about half an hour of something mindless and then switchContinue reading “A long trailing edge to a very steep bell curve”
My to-do list for making a kindle e-book of my novel. 1. Duplicate book file and replace all images with correct versions. 2. Convert to .mobi to check pictures are displaying correctly. 3. If pictures are displaying open .html file in notepad and add manual page breaks. 4. Remake as .mobi to check page breaksContinue reading “How to make an e-book”
Here is how the cover of the Middling e-book is currently looking. Might be finished, might need a little more tweaking. Pretty happy with it. Designed to both look nice and display well on an e-ink display. Any thoughts would be gratefully received.