Mid-April in Charleston, SC. Like many others, I attended the first PubSmart conference “Emerging Authors, Emerging Avenues.” There were some traditional editors and agents present but mostly this conference concentrated on self-publishing and what authors need to know (as well as any number of vendors happy to tell you what they could do for you).
I learned a lot. I’ve been through the traditional publishing process in my work life (i.e., the one that pays the bills for now). So I was familiar with the editing process, the length… Continue reading