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    Babysitting the Taran-Saurus, the E-book

    by So while no one was looking, I turned “Babysitting the Taran-Saurus” into an actual e-book and put it up on Amazon. Amazon.com = https://www.amazon.com/Babysitting-Taran-Saurus-Vyrian-Incursion-Story-ebook/dp/B07S3Y3M7S/ Amazon.ca = https://www.amazon.ca/Babysitting-Taran-Saurus-Vyrian-Incursion-Story-ebook/dp/B07S3Y3M7S/ It is still available completely free on Wattpad in a serialized version, where it’s had a few reads, but more certainly wouldn’t hurt my feelings. https://www.wattpad.com/story/24301842-babysitting-the-taran-saurus Be well, everyone. by

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    Indie Marketing

    by So I’ve been planning and working on this whole indie publishing thing for quite a while, figuring things out, understanding processes, finding tools, working out Amazon and its particular tools and procedures, and so on. At this point, I feel like I’ve got a fair grip on the production side of things. Not that I know nearly enough, but I think I might be on the upslope of the Dunning Kruger bowl. Believe it or not, however, the production piece is the easy piece. Fundamentally, the step from finished manuscript to e-book and even paperback, in current days, is primarily technical skills. And technical skills that, honestly, aren’t incredibly…

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    More Learning About Indie Publishing

    by So every step along the way, I learn that there’s more to this whole idie publishing gig than most people think there is, or even than I thought. I did figure out quite a bit early on just reading, and I had my eyes open going in, I hope, that even though I thought I had a grasp on the various steps, I knew there would be more steps I didn’t know about. That continues to be the case, of course. But I’m also finding that some of steps I knew were there are more involved than the initial presentation. I have released exactly one thing independently so far…