Monthly Archives: January 2011

Publishing Times Keep Changing-Advice from the Book Coach / Book Shepherd

Publishing Times Keep Changing-Advice from the Book Coach / Book Shepherd

Ahhh, times have changed—which publishing road does an author take today? With the Internet and today’s technology, traditional publishers are being turned on their heads, self and independent publishers have morphed into new critters—ranging from “Wow—look at these books, they are amazing” to “Wow—these like they were done with Elmer’s Glue at the kitchen table.”

Authors: Your Big Four Questions for the New Year… Advice from the Book Coach / Book Shepherd

Authors: Your Big Four Questions for the New Year… Advice from the Book Coach / Book Shepherd

It’s that time of the year … you’ve just completed the Holidays; you have good intentions pouring from everything cell of your being; and then, January progresses to February. The diet ends; the New Year’s resolutions start to tank; and you are back doing the same thing as you’ve always done.

Here are four questions to ask yourself as your kick-start your authoring and publishing year:

Will Borders Pay Authors for Books?

Will Borders Pay Authors for Books?

Will Borders Pay Authors for Books?
The recent announcement that Borders will delaying paying some of its vendors means that Borders won’t be paying some of the very people who create the products—BOOKS—that Borders sells.<