Joel Friedlander’s Step-by-Step Guide to Dealing with Content Theft

Joel Friedlander has written A Step-by-Step Guide to Dealing with Content Theft that’s worth bookmarking. I have printed off a copy for future reference in case I am ever pirated.


Taking time to review resources

I have read it’s best to update weekly on a blog even if you’re only able to make a short post, but I had to take time to review some resources in order to have subjects to post about. I have a dayjob and only so much free time and it takes time to review things and then compose a blog on it. However, I found some stuff that may be useful to my readers and I will be blogging about them in the future.

Recommended Website:Published to Death

Erica Vellijo has a list of Speculative Fiction Magazines Accepting Submissions  that you may want to try. I’ve got it bookmarked myself. Plus there are other features regarding publishing on her site that are worth investigating. She has a regularly updated list of book blogs you can use to find book reviews for your books in her self publishing tab.


Free Book: Career Change by Joanna Penn

Joanna Penn is currently offering her Career Change book for free on Amazon Kindle. It’s mostly about transitioning to become a full time writer but its advice can be applied to transitioning from a dayjob to any other career you are passionate about.


Wattpad: A Social Media Platform to Consider for Creating a Marketing Buzz

Wattpad was one of the social media platforms recommended in the article I posted a link to, and the 6 Things Every Author Needs to Know About Wattpad article describes it better than I could. I’m seriously considering trying it out in the future with some drafts that I have on hand.


Quick Guide for Social Media Sites for Authors

Self Publishing Review has a guide for social media network sites authors can use to publicize their works. The top picks have their advantages and cons rated and a list of sites to try at the bottom of the article.


Half Breed Uncle for Strong Medicine

I used Openclipart again to make a picture for the halfbreed uncle whose a major character in Strong Medicine and a powerful wizard in his own right.