Camp NaNoWriMo is similar to NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month, which is November), except it happens in April and July. Its purpose is to encourage writers to simply get words on paper (or word processor). According to the Camp NaNoWriMo About page: Camp NaNoWriMo is a virtual writer’s retreat, designed for maximum flexibility and creativity. … Continue reading Preparing for Camp NaNoWriMo April 2016
Last Saturday (March 12) was the Launch for Grigory's Gadget - Book 1 of the Gaslight Frontier Series! It was held at Mermaid & Weasel in Buffalo, NY, and it was a great success! I actually sold out of my books (oops!), but more on that below. Along with my book, I also sold my … Continue reading Grigory’s Gadget Book Launch in Review
Tomorrow (March 12) is Launch Day for Grigory's Gadget - Book 1 of the Gaslight Frontier Series! You'll be able to find it on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iTunes, Smashwords, and Kobo! You can also get the paperback through my CreateSpace eStore. It's also on Goodreads! If you're in Western New York, stop by Mermaid & Weasel … Continue reading Grigory’s Gadget Launch Day!
CreateSpace (Amazon's self-publishing platform) and IngramSpark (Ingram's/Lightning Source's self-publishing platform) are probably the most popular sites to self-publish print-on-demand (POD) books, and they both have their pros and cons. I decided to utilize both sites for my novel, Grigory's Gadget, for several reasons: Publishing through CreateSpace: Title set up is free, unlike through IngramSpark Your … Continue reading CreateSpace vs. IngramSpark – My Experience