Authoring Your Own Book – Workshops
Publishing your own book has its advantages and drawbacks.
On the one hand, self-publishing is considered by many to be for those who don’t have the mettle to endure the rigor of the regular publishing industry.
On the other hand, self-publishing is a by-pass around an industry that is afraid to take chances and go with someone new. In the era of sequels and prequels, chapter novels and serials, the old hand is often weary of trying something new.
Here’s an article from the Yahoo! Finance pages, about how self-publishing is upending the book industry. Here’s one woman’s unlikely road to a hit novel.