Tips for Self Publishing

tips for self publishing

Within the last sixteen or so years, self publishing has been ushering stories into the world. But many are misled by the concept of self publishing: it’s not easy, and it’s not fast. I hope some of these tips for self publishing help you understand what you may be doing right, or could be doing better. …

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About The Dragon Cager

The Dragon Cager

The Dragon Cager was is something of a cornerstone in my writing career. The story idea came to me quickly and out of nowhere, and I finished the first draft within a few weeks. It was the project I had the opportunity to work with a “big name” in publishing with, and it seriously kicked …

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How to Make a Fantasy Map

how to make a fantasy map

I’m going to give you all the run-through of how to make a fantasy map, by sharing how Jaydür came to be. The fantasy map brings in more readers than any spoken elevator pitch has, so I see it as an investment totally worth it. When I decided it was time to find a cartographer, …

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Rise of the Elders Cover Reveal

rise of the elders jaydur

That’s right, guys! Rise of the Elders, book 2 in The Chronicles of Jaydür is coming this Fall! I have been dying–DYING–to share the cover, because it’s one my all time favorites so far. Check it out! What do you think? Cover art was done by Vlad Botos. Typography by Venkatesh Sekar at Thank …

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