Category Archives: Publishing

2012 in Publishing

Dean Wesley Smith, a writer with thirty years experience who has been, a traditionally published author, a small press publisher, and an indie author, has some preliminary but insightful thoughts on the year in publishing. The New World of Publishing: … Continue reading

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Self-Publishers Aren’t Killing The Industry, They’re Saving It

Another fantastic article on self-publishing by the inestimable David Gaughran. Among many good points, he notes that common indie eBook prices of $2.99-$4.99, far from being unprecedentedly low, are, adjusted for inflation, in line with historical prices for paperbacks prior … Continue reading

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Publishing is not a Zero Sum Game

For those of you who haven’t heard of Joe Konrath, he is a highly successful indie author and a blogger of very insightful articles about ebooks and the publishing industry. Here is a post he wrote in July discussing the … Continue reading

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The Myth of Giving Away 15% Ownership in Your Work.

Another great article of advice for authors, indie or otherwise, by Dean Wesley Smith: Killing the Sacred Cows of Publishing: The Myth of Giving Away 15% Ownership in Your Work.

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An interesting article on the future of publishing

By David Vinjamuri of Forbes: Publishing Is Broken, We’re Drowning In Indie Books – And That’s A Good Thing

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Drown: A Novel by Alexandria Jones

My fiancee, Alexandria Jones, was signed on by Rebel Ink Press earlier this year, and her first novel, an edgy YA romance tale called Drown, was published and released on August 17th! She writes under the not-so-different pen name Alex … Continue reading

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Editors and Beta Readers page is updated

I’ve added bio, pics, and links to the Editors and Beta Readers page on AnthonyGillis.com. Take a look and meet the team!

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eBook Pricing Experiment

I’m experimentally dropping the prices for two of my eBooks to the classic indie $2.99 price. Will see what kind of results it gets. Links below! Jamaica Rum – Amazon.com Jamaica Rum – Smashwords Jamaica Rum – Barnes & Noble … Continue reading

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On independent writing and publishing – 1st of many

From author Rob Ryland: How Will Publishing Evolve?  

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