Trying New Things Can Hurt Sometimes

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

So, around Thanksgiving ‘Space Rogues‘ was ending it’s 90 day run on KDP Select. I was hemming and hawing whether I should just re-up or take a break. As it happened there was a bookfunnel.com giveaway set up for Sci-Fi books that started 2 days after my KDP enrollment ended. Since I’m still hovering below […]

It’s Hard to Tell Who’s Side Amazon is on

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

Ok, it actually isn’t, at all. They’re on their side and much like Apple, the rest of us are just being pulled along in the wake, and if we’re successful, great, but if not, ain’t no losing any sleep from Apple or Amazon. This is basically episode 3.. or 5 or whatever, of “Wilker Learns […]

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.

Ignite Denver Turned Twenty-Five

Last week we held another Ignite Denver, number 25. I hadn’t really given it much thought, we do three a year, the team is awesome and I love them immensely. This one was set to be every bit as awesome, we’d sold out, had great food trucks lined up, had great speakers ready to inspire […]