More thoughts on Self Publishing

Ben Stahl

So if you’ve looked at the blog at all you should have an idea that I want to self publish. The idea just seems so cool to me, complete control over my own art, sharing my art, possibly even making money off my art.

But there are a few things that scare me about it, and most of them can be tied back to the fact that I lack experience. Easy enough fix, there are plenty of blogs and books out there on the subject. I’ve slowly been building my knowledge base, learning a bit about ISBNs, reading about writing techniques to improve my writing, compiling lists of things I must do before I publish, and many other things.

The one subject I’ve come across multiple times though that gives me the shivers is marketing. It seems like such a daunting and challenging thing for a self published author. When…

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One comment on “More thoughts on Self Publishing
  1. prjstahl says:

    Hey just wanted to stop by and thank you for another reblog! Also wanted to shamelessly plug myself, if you’re interested in checking out the piece I’m currently working on stop by my blog http://bendstahl.wordpress.com. I’ve got chapters 1 through 7 up for all to read and comment on. I’d love to get some feed back!

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