Book Design, Other Authors

Custom Covers

As some of you know, I do cover and interior book design. I thought I'd share some of my work from the last year with you. As you can see from these examples (and if you click here, my premade covers), I work closely with the author to not only capture his or her imagination… Continue reading Custom Covers

Hey Indie! How Not to Get Overwhelmed

How to Not Get Overwhelmed: E-Book Formatting

At the start of this series I explained that indie publishing can feel overwhelming, and the fear of the unknown can be debilitating. What we hope to accomplish with this series is to eliminate that fear by doing the one thing that will make publishing on your own palatable: Break the process down into manageable… Continue reading How to Not Get Overwhelmed: E-Book Formatting

Hey Indie! How Not to Get Overwhelmed

How to Not Get Overwhelmed: ISBNs

Sorry there's been such a delay in getting on to the next chunk of this indie publishing break down! Life has been full. But you might be struggling with this whole ISBN business. I want to help you as much as I can. Here in the US, we have to buy our ISBNs (International Standard… Continue reading How to Not Get Overwhelmed: ISBNs

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How to Not Get Overwhelmed: Copyrighting Your Work

This is the fifth article in the series: How to Not Get Overwhelmed with Indie Publishing. Below is the list, including links to the subjects we've already covered. Today's topic is Copyright. We'll be focusing on US, though, because that's where I live. It will be purely informational since copyright involves law, and I do not… Continue reading How to Not Get Overwhelmed: Copyrighting Your Work

Author & Blogger How To, Hey Indie! How Not to Get Overwhelmed

How to Not Get Overwhelmed: Book Cover Design

This is the third article in the series: How to Not Get Overwhelmed with Indie Publishing. Since there’s a lot that goes in to this process today we’re going to discuss something that falls during and/or after you've written your story, started acquiring beta readers, and let’s not forget retained editing assistance. If you are not… Continue reading How to Not Get Overwhelmed: Book Cover Design