I am not at all troubled by being an Indie writer and publisher. The mode of producing and distributing books has changed forever.
Publishing is a game. You learn that early in your studies if you go through an university. Be it an scholarly journal or creative writing, it’s all hoops you have to jump through to establish yourself and further your career. And the more you become engrossed in it, the more you realized it’s not just about talent, but who you know and how much press they will get for publishing you…..
Why is it that way? Because they say so.
Now, I’m not sure who they are. Though I suspect it might be the publishers and those profiting off of mine and yours work….
I also think that’s partly why being an indie writer is so looked down up.
Ok, we will get it out of the way. The problem with vanity press is that anyone can do it. And frankly there are so god-awful works that in my opinion see…
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