These days the author has more responsibility than ever before and more opportunities!
In days gone by the author wrote a novel, submitted it to a publisher, and once accepted, relaxed. But that is no longer true!
These days the author has more responsibility than ever before – and more opportunities!
before you make that decision you will want to search the internet and discover who and what these publishers are. Even more important, is to decide the overall direction you want to go.
This desire to be independent can lead to bad decisions, but it can also lead to great decision making!
In 2014 Teresa and I formed our own publishing company: TR-Independent Books. Although getting up and running was time consuming we have not regretted it.
On the face of it self publishing looks good for the author. And for some it probably is good. But if you want to have control of your book from creation to marketing, then there are problems.