Category Archives: Self-publishing

Posts on self-publishing.

Did You Know?

You know that diagram that goes something like this:   (In case you’re wondering, I used my newly liberated ‘carrots’ to create this visual – so much fun!) A recent conversation bumped me from Quadrant 4 to Quadrant 1. I … Continue reading

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That Was One Hard-Won Carrot!

It’s a good thing we can’t see all the things that come with fulfilling a vision. When I imagine a future goal (like publishing a book, for instance) I see the finished outcome as a glowing present, wrapped in colorful … Continue reading

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So You Think You Want to Launch a Kickstarter Project?

When Lyndsay suggested we create a kickstarter project to raise the funds to print Down in the Jungle, I was . . . um . . . less than enthusiastic. I had never heard of kickstarter and, after checking into it, … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is the Big Day – Come Launch With Us!

Well, it’s finally here! Lyndsay and I hope you can join us. We’ll talk about the creation of Down in the Jungle. Lyndsay will show you how she did the illustrations on her computer. We’ll read the story. And then … Continue reading

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Another Page From Our Jungle Newsletter

Here’s what Lyndsay and I wrote in the February newsletter (click here to see the previous instalment) A message from the author:  I’m sure the most common question asked of authors is, “How do you get the ideas for your stories?” … Continue reading

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You are invited!

It is so exciting to be able to send out this invitation! We’ve held the vision of a Mother’s Day weekend launch for months. I even asked Inez to book the library for us well before we knew if it … Continue reading

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Valentine SMAX from Max (and Lyndsay, too)

I was going to lift today’s blog from my portion of the Valentine’s update Lyndsay and I sent out about Down in the Jungle, but Lyndsay’s portion of the newsletter was so interesting that I decided to share the whole … Continue reading

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