Advice On Becoming Self Published

With the advent of eBook readers and apps for all PCs, Mac and devices of all operating systems it is easier than ever to create content and self publish it. All the major platforms make it free and easy to upload a .doc file and have it converted to a book that can be found on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and other platforms.

Short stories, poetry, fiction, non-fiction, cook books, photo essays and more are within your ability to publish at no cost. No agents, no publishers, no filters or screening. Everybody is an expert in something (or many somethings) and it’s time to share your knowledge with the world. We’ll have tips here to help you along the way.

5 Ways You Can Finish An eBook Before Christmas Break

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The end of the year is creeping up fast. The reality is that many of us don’t have nearly as much work time as we’d like in the last two weeks of the year with holidays and family time and visiting and maybe even an actual vacation, so really the “business year” is almost over. […]

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Will Smith I & Tony Smith Audio Author Interview with @BookGoodies

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Authors Will Smith I & Tony Smith join BookGoodies podcast hosts Deborah Carney and Karen Garcia to talk about books, writing, jazz and current projects. In our interview, Will Smith I said that one of his hopes and purposes for being interviewed was to get the word out to other retired people that with the […]

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Pamela King Cable Author Interview with @BookGoodies

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I have another podcast that I regularly do, and I don’t post the author interviews here unless I think they are of interest to our audience, or are of an author that is a work at home mom or dad. This is one of those podcasts that I think you will enjoy :) Author Pamela […]

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Podcast With Work At Home Mom – Author Victoria Marin

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WAHMoms/WAHDads host Deborah Carney is joined by guest Victoria Marin. Time Sensitive Info Please visit the link below and join Victoria in helping to stop bullying. This is a webinar scheduled for Wednesday August 29, 2012 http://www.inspiremetoday.com/ “I would also like to share that my son is featured as a Youth Luminary for his courageous […]

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Len Feldman eBook Consultant Interview

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Len Feldman of Klemfarb joins BookGoodies podcast host Deborah Carney to talk about the services he provides for authors. Klemfarb assists large and small publishers (including self-publishers) and book distributors with entering the eBook market. We specialize in genres such as children’s picture books, that require a different approach than conventional trade fiction titles. We […]

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How to Turn Your eBook into a “Real” Print Book

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For the past several months I have been writing and creating eBooks, specifically for the Amazon Kindle, on a variety of topics. Fiction, non-fiction, plus books filled with photographs and art. During this time, there was a niggling thought in my head that I needed to create a book in print. The photographers and artists […]

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Self Publishing Teaches You to Let Go

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My last post here was about how I published my first photo book for the Kindle. It was quite a challenge even though it is a fairly simple process. The simplicity is going to make some of my friends crazy as they begin creating their own books. You start with a Word document. First tip […]

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My First Book of Photographs – Flowers With Wings Butterfly Photos

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In another post I explained how we need to make time to do the things that are hiding deep inside ourselves and let them out. Well I did it, I published my first book of photographs on the Kindle. It is Flowers With Wings and has not only my photographs, but one from Vinny O’Hare […]

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