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Author Q&A: Is it unethical to create a company or fictitious name to publish your own books?

Absolutely not! There is nothing illegal or unethical about obtaining a fictitious name or creating a separate legal entity to operate a business. This includes a business to publish your books. 161 more words

Business And Entrepreneurship

Dimensional Abscesses Giveaway Contest

If you have been living under a rock, like have for the last month, you might have missed that Michell Plested and I have released a new book. 178 more words


Thank you Wall Street Journal!

What a lovely surprise. This afternoon, the Wall Street Journal’s expat blog site added its list of “Essential Books on Expat Life” and asked for more suggestions. 46 more words


Self-Publishing: An Author's Experiences

I’d like to welcome B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree David Penny to talk with me today about his self-publishing experience. David is the author of 4 Science Fiction novels and several short stories published during the 1970’s. 1,728 more words

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I met David ironically, given his problems with self promotion, on a marketing course in London. He had wise words for me then and here are some more of his pearls of wisdom!

*SIGH*. It's Worse Than I Thought

Ok. So I thought that transferring from Lightning Source to Ingram Spark would be a cake walk, rife with easy publishing and also global distribution for ebooks. 638 more words

Marketing And Selling

The Question Of Continuing The Quest Of Further Study

Before I started Uni this year, i was so intent on giving up on studying after receiving my Bachelor certificate. I always thought that a Bachelor Degree was good enough, that i deserved a break from all the essays that went back to the age of six. 316 more words


Author Q&A: Should I incorporate or form an LLC if I am a self-published author?

This is a very common question, but there is no single answer to it. This decision depends largely on the personal preferences and goals of the author. 396 more words

Business And Entrepreneurship