Phase Two: Preparing for Launch

Preparation is over. Everything has been read, researched, and revised. Now it’s time to get ready to actually launch the eBook. As of right now, the launch window is right around the beginning of July. Possibly even July 1. But this all depends on whether the cover is finished in time and if I’ve signed…

Collaborating on a Cover Commission

I have been working with my friend on designing a cover. After weeks of brainstorming, I came up with an idea and sketched it out. Now, I haven’t drawn much since elementary school, but even trying to make that sketch match what was in my head was embarrassing. It’s awful, and though I may post…

Amazon Exclusive (For Now)

After some reading and investigating, I have come to an important decision for launch. I should emphasize that it is just one. There are still others I haven’t decided on. For the first 90 days, at the very least, my eBook will be an Amazon Kindle exclusive. Yay? It has been my intention for most…

Blurbs Are Hard

How do you summarize 100,000 words and make it sound enticing? It’s the question I’ve faced as I worked on a blurb for my upcoming eBook. A blurb would be second only to a cover in getting someone out there to purchase something I’ve written. So I’ve been working hard on it. And anguishing over…