Read This Book: ‘Self-Editing for Authors: How to Edit Yourself into Print’ (Book Review)

Self-Editing for Fiction Writers

Self-Editing for Fiction Writers: How to Edit Yourself Into Print by Renni Browne My rating: 5 of 5 stars My second read-through of this book. The first time I read it was when I started the editing process for my novel, A Confession. This read-through is while I’m editing my upcoming novel, The Unfortunate Expiration of One Mr. David S. Sparks. As I read it the first time I found quite a few useful tips – especially for things to be conscious of in my own writing as I self-edited.…

Celluloid Cowboy: What Indie Publishing is For

With the experiences I’ve had so far as an independent author, I’ve come across quite a few like-minded individuals. The problem is that some of them aren’t that great at writing something that grabs me (sorry, but it’s true). Some of them, however, are.  This is where Scott C. Rogers falls with his debut, Celluloid Cowboy. To be honest, at first I really wasn’t very interested in reading his book. The cover art definitely screamed indie, and the premise seemed a bit cliche (man’s life sucks, is presented with chance…