Using Calibre (Ebook File Conversion)

Using Calibre (Ebook File Conversion)

Quite possibly the fastest how-to guide I’ve ever written. Because Calibre’s ebook converter software is just that easy. Look out for the spit takes *posts a wet floor sign*.

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Why I Don’t Like Vanity/Hybrid/Co-Publishers

Why I Don’t Like Vanity/Hybrid/Co-Publishers

Not my most positive of blog entries, but important nonetheless. Why I don’t think authors should team up with so-called “co-publishers,” plus extra resources to educate yourself against scams.

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Writing Papercuts: Edition 1

Writing Papercuts: Edition 1

Papercut = a thing that bothers me but really isn’t a big deal. Papercuts this time around include People aren’t people?, What is wrong with fictional parents?!, and I have a beef with present tense.

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Tips for Staying Organized

Tips for Staying Organized

Tips for getting organized and staying that way, plus a few confessions about the bits I’m crap at. Take heart, friends! You’re not alone!. Got some tips of your own? Let me know about them in the Comments section.

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