My First Month with Grammarly

by John Wilker in I am a Creator, Kindle, Work, Writing

So after publishing ‘Space Rogues’ I decided to pay for Grammarly and run it through the service. Several early readers remarked about the grammar offenses, so I decided to take a look at what I could do (can’t afford an editor yet) to fix it up. Apparently, you get an email each month with your Grammarly use, and I thought it was interesting.

My Book, One (ish) Week in.

So, I put ‘Space Rogues‘ up for sale a few days ago, well last Tuesday to be precise. (BTW, join my newsletter if you want to stay up to date on what Wil and the crew are doing, and get sample chapters of the next story!) It’s selling. I won’t be retiring on writing money […]

I Published My (first) Book

by John Wilker in I am a Creator, Kindle, Writing

So you may recall I wrote a thing. I’ve spent the last nine months, waiting for feedback from beta readers, tweaking, reviewing, tweaking again. Oh, and I started on the sequel too. This past weekend I finally decided to pull the trigger. I’ve been tweaking the story for months, it’s time to get it out […]

I often wonder if Amazon even cares about the Kindle

by John Wilker in I am a Consumer, Kindle, Technology

I love my Kindle, it’s packed full of books, hundreds of them. It sucks. Amazon from the start with the Kindle has been a weird duality. At the same time, making it super easy to buy a book, start reading it almost instantly, and making it nearly impossible to manage your library either on the […]