Sunday Scribbles - Melissa Schroeder

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Sunday Scribbles: Another Look at Numbers

So I said I would be up front and honest about numbers. When I first reported in December, I said that I was doing well. Now, I am doing even better. My numbers in December were:A Little Harmless Submission: 3602Infatuation: 1659 Now in about the same amount of time, I did another one-two punch. A […]

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Sunday Scribbles: More Numbers

So,  I said I would put it out there and talk about my self-publishing. I believe that being truthful is the only way to keep people informed.When I was looking over my numbers from the past few months, I decided to make some changes. First, I am doing more Harmless books and filtering my historical […]

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Sunday Scribbles: It’s all about me

Okay, so during this venture into self-publishing, I have had two questions come up. First one is fairly simple to mock. More than once I have gotten the question from other authors and/or book people: How can you ruin the indy store and then claim to be indy? First of all, I am not that […]

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Sunday Scribbles: Chasing the Million Dollar Deal

There has been a lot of talk about Amanda Hocking and her 2 million dollar deal after making it big in self-publishing not to mention EL James and the 7 figure deal for her erotic trilogy. So people automatically assume that you can put out a self-pubbed book and it will garner you a deal. […]

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Sunday Scribbles: Letting Go of the Validation Factor

I was reading a blog a few months back where an author was chatting about being self-pubbed. One of the commenters said that he would never want to be self-pubbed because he needed the validation of being published with a legacy publisher. What a waste of effort and money IMHO. Listen, if you want to […]

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