I have to admit that last year, self publishing was a dirty word to me. I thought of it as a last resort, vanity publishing thing. But over the past few months, I’ve read some pretty positive opinions and real life stories of (fairly) successful writers who self published. Amazon, for example, has made it even easier to self publish your novel.
*That being said, my first goal is to land an agent and go the traditional route.*
I read a post today by fellow writer David Gaughran about the various myths surrounding self publishing and I wanted to post the link here. I think it’s good for every writer to research the various options out there. And it looks like publishing your own book could reap some pretty good rewards if you work hard at it.
Here’s the link: