Things I have learned about being a self-published author

Before I published my book The Island, I knew absolutely nothing about the self-publishing world. I googled and researched everything - and I wound up WAY more confused than I had been before. Formatting, converting your files, choosing to do it on your own or use one of the hundreds of companies who will do [...]

Word Count Goals

If I don't hold myself accountable, I will slack off. My end game goal is minimum 80,000 words, but really shooting for 100,000+. I'm currently sitting at 1570, with a goal of writing 1,000 to 2,000 a day. *I'm sweating already* Writers, what's your daily word goal and how do you hold yourselves accountable for [...]