To Hire an Editor or Not…That is the Question

Indie Authors face a challenge when it comes to getting their work out there: do they hire an editor? Many independent authors see the price tag of hiring an editor and back off: is it worth it? After all, as a writer, shouldn’t you already be familiar with sentence structure, grammar, and punctuation?  Each indieContinue reading “To Hire an Editor or Not…That is the Question”

On Editing with Tina Capricorn

Writing is hard. Editing can be harder, but it doesn’t have to be.  Hi, I’m Tina, and I am fresh off the launch of my first book The Anchor of Time and I wanted to share some hot tips that I learned about editing. First bit of advice, write better copy. This may seem likeContinue reading “On Editing with Tina Capricorn”

The Good, the Bad & the Ugly of Editing

 Editing: it’s probably the most important aspect of publishing a book. More than the book cover or sometimes even the story itself, editing can often make or break a good story. Why? Because editing helps polish the story and make it shine. Without editing, a good story could become unreadable, cumbersome, and looked over byContinue reading “The Good, the Bad & the Ugly of Editing”

The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Self-Publishing – Authors Wanted

One thing is evident: self-publishing is hard. But often times, people only celebrate their successes on social media. This makes sense. Who wants to share their dismal sales numbers or terrible reviews?  Unfortunately though, self-publishing is riddle with obstacles like this.  So I want to throw together a series of blog posts to discuss topicsContinue reading “The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Self-Publishing – Authors Wanted”