Learning a new business (writing) is fun… ish

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

Ah learning new things. Always fun. The other night I was sitting in my chair, reading about being a writer and realized that just as I was thinking ‘Space Rogues‘ was done, locked in, I’d made a huge mistake. Most ebooks, at least those I read have a page at the end, after the “The […]

Adventures in book design… A.K.A ‘Space Rogues’ is complete.

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

And … Fin! Well barring anything nutty happening, that is. I’ve uploaded the final covers to Amazon for both print and ebook, both formats are updated. This marks what I hope is the last update for this book. Sadly the biggest lesson I’ve learned (so far) is that you can’t update your existing customers with […]

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 […]