Breathing new life into the independent publishing sector, POD has provided a reliable and accessible alternative to traditional publishing and has given authors the choice to assume full control of the process.
For better or for worse though, you’re going to have a much better chance of getting your book to a wide audience if you invest a little time and energy figuring out how things work.
I’ve been in love with creating tales of adventure since I was a child. As an adult I started submitting short stories and a modest number were accepted.
After 28 years of teaching writing, having evaluated over a 1,000 manuscripts, and having had 16 myself published by traditional publishers, I have found that ‘what you need’ can be distilled down to four main points.