Author: drwinn

  • Getting Started—Know Your Genre

    If you have always dreamed of being a writer, you can live your dreams by writing your own book and then self publishing. Self-publishing is the way that many writers today are choosing to get their book out to the public. Self publishing today is not the same as it was years ago when you […]

  • Shop Around And Then Choose Harmon Press

    The Internet is redefining the way people connect and communicate with each other. As an author, you can go directly to the consumer for you book using Harmon Press and its Print On Demand (POD) capabilities. Here are some things to keep in mind when choosing a POD printer. When you are shopping for a […]

  • So You Wanna Publish Fiction

    Learning from the pros is one of the better ways to discover the tips and tricks that you may be overlooking in your fiction writing. So, where can you learn from the pro? Great question, glad you asked. Here’s at least one place you can learn. It’s a web site called The Author Hour: The […]

  • Times Have Changed

    There are lots of folks who are turning to publishing their own books using independent publishers like Harmon Press. It is much more simple to be published by such a publisher than to spend endless time waiting and hoping to find a traditional publisher who not only likes their work but actually publishes their genre. […]

  • Four Helpful Hints for Aspiring Authors

    “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…,” so says Charles Dickens in the first line of A Tale of Two Cities. When you look around as an aspiring author, when things look bleak, that is usually the best time for you to invest in yourself and find a way to […]

  • John Kremer: Tips from the Book Marketing Guru

    Where in the world can you find most all the information that you need for marketing your book successfully? The answer is both where and who. The who is John Kremer and the where is 1001 Ways to Market Your Book. In his book, you will find hundreds of applicable tips to help you move […]

  • What Should You Write About?

    If you are lucky enough to have found a subject you feel passionately about and have already managed to write a book about it, your job is almost done. However, not all of us are that lucky. While we may enjoy writing once in awhile, posting occasionally on blogs or online forums, writing for a […]

  • Print on Demand Publishing a Better Option

    Consider Print on Demand and a valuable alternative to becoming your own publisher. Ask any author—even the most successful one, and he or she will tell you that the process of getting a book accepted by any mainstream traditional publishing house is a slow, frustrating process. Very often you wait with great anticipation for a […]

  • What is Print on Demand Publishing?

    So you wanna know about Print on Demand publishing. Keep reading! If you are an author, you know how difficult it is to convince a traditional publisher to invest money in your book towards editing and designing, printing, publicity and eventually, selling the book. It may take years before any traditional publishing house agrees to […]

  • Why You Should Consider Print on Demand Publishing

    Bev wrote a book, should she self publish using Print on Demand? Read on! Bev had worked as an executive assistant at a local software company for the last 15 years. Both her children had received scholarships to good colleges, and Bev knew that she could now take a break from work. However, she did […]