Penalty Points for Indie Writers

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Media editors often penalize writers who use illustrations or photos in fiction, except, of course, in children’s books. In novels, they consider graphic support “unprofessional.” In the case of indie writers, I believe they are wrong. Here’s why. I was an editor at the Reader’s Digest for many years. We loved pictures with our stories, which were either… Continue reading Penalty Points for Indie Writers

What techniques work for a self-publishing author?

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Follow @templewms I was asked what techniques work for a self-publishing author, with the suggestion that advertising sounded like a good idea. Here’s my answer: It’s an open-ended question with so many possible answers … you could write a book. And they have. Dozens. Depends on genre, quality, willingness to promote, knowledge of methods, ability… Continue reading What techniques work for a self-publishing author?

An Epilogue was added to Warrior Patient on March 24, 2015

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Follow @templewms In Chapter 7, Doctor Manuel Abreu prescribes pills which you should never take. The patient’s medical history (available on the doctor’s computer) indicates the medication should not be given. The pills help push you into the quicksand of renal failure, kidney dialysis, open wounds, terrible infections, MRSA, partial blindness, shingles, hernias (but not… Continue reading An Epilogue was added to Warrior Patient on March 24, 2015

Links to WARRIOR PATIENT

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Follow @templewms Here are the current, important links to the book, WARRIOR PATIENT Amazon: amzn.to/1xPJOnh Smashwords: bit.ly/1JQ7zle Barnes & Noble: bit.ly/1dQeptP Goodreads: bit.ly/1R1cdfw Google+: bit.ly/1ebkgKN Reader’s Favorite: bit.ly/1HTlbLm Apple iBooks: apple.co/1FiOIfV AuthorsDen: bit.ly/1G0k0J6 HumanMade: bit.ly/1Fj4HWC Kobo Books: bit.ly/1IYaus5 YouTube Video: bit.ly/1FWdvCv CreateSpace: bit.ly/1KSGNZ3 CreateSpace Preview: bit.ly/1ehdO50 Facebook: facebook.com/temple.emmet.williams Twitter: bit.ly/1OV26gD Website: bit.ly/wp-helps Reviews: bit.ly/1tQOhk6